Course code MašZ4028

Credit points 2

Metal Processing I

Total Hours in Course80

Number of hours for lectures8

Number of hours for laboratory classes24

Date of course confirmation11.09.2011

Responsible UnitMotor Vehicle Institute

Course developer

author Spēkratu institūts

Jānis Avotiņš

Mg. paed.

Course abstract

The aim of course is to provide set of practical skills of casting and forging in machinery engineering; processing types and products; Welding process and equipment for electrical, gas and pressure welding, technology and materials: theory of material cutting process; metal cutting machinery, equipment, tools and technology.

Learning outcomes and their assessment

Knowledge about the hot and cold metalworking technological processes, equipment and tools;
Skills to rationally select treatment process, equipment, tools;
Competence in evaluating efficiency of metalworking technological processes.

Compulsory reading

1. Avotiņš J. Metālapstrāde. Jelgava: LLU. 2009. 400 lpp.
2. Avotiņš J. Konstrukciju materiālu tehnoloģija. 2. daļa. Apstrāde griežot. Jelgava: LLU. 2001. 221 lpp.
3. Avotiņš J. Konstrukciju materiālu tehnoloģija. 1.daļa. Grafo analītiskie darbi metālu karstajā apstrādē. Jelgava: LLU, 2004. 90 lpp.

Further reading

1. Pētersons O., Priednieks J. MIG/MAG metināšana. Rīga: AGA SIA, 2005. 108 lpp.
2. Machining Technology Tool Catalogue. FRANKEN G und H & Co. KG. GERMANY, 2005.
3. Welding cutting General cataloge (Francija, angļu val.) SAF. 2004. 140 lpp.

Periodicals and other sources

1. .Journal of Mehanical Engineering Science. ISSN: 0022-2542.