ACM251 - Weaving Technician and Preform Finishing

Credits: 2

This hands-on course prepares students for jobs where they will set up and operate equipment used in 3D composites fabric weaving, including a Jacquard loom. Topics will include loom operation and maintenance and troubleshooting. Students will learn proper use and documentation of measurement equipment, practice reading specialized engineered drawings and work instructions for weaving, and implement quality assurance procedures. Focus will be on safety, attention to detail, and ability to follow operating procedures.

Prerequisites

Co-requisite: ACM210.

Required course for