MECH 251  CAD/CAM   Laboratory                                                                          Spring   2011

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

TA:                    Quan LuLin (Email: ppxq@ust.hk)

 

Laboratory Hours:        10:30 13:20         Every Monday       Room4225C

 

 


 

 

Practicing Hours:          10:30 - 13:30          Every Tuesday         Room4225C

                                  

 

 


 

 

Objectives:

         To learn a popular and powerful CAD software, SolidWorks

         To experience designing a real product by using SolidWorks

         To experience optimize a real product by using SolidWorks

         To experience manufacturing a real product by using RP machine

         To relate basic concept learnt in the lectures to the CAD/CAM software

 

 


 

 

Grading:

Homework                             30%

Project                 30%

Attention 20%

- Homework must hand in before the next class
- Project must be finished before 9 May 2011

- The first lab is on 7 Feb.

 

 


 

 

Schedule: 

Date (week)

Lab Description

Materials

Homework

7 Feb(1)

Introduction to SolidWorks, Sketching basic

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14 Feb(2)

Sketching basic, Reference Geometry

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21 Feb(3)

Features(1) :

Extruded Base/Boss, Extruded Cut, Revolve, Swept, Loft

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28 Feb(4)

Features(2):

Fillet, Draft, Chamfer, Rib, Shell, Linear Pattern, Circular Pattern, Mirror

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7 Mar(5)

Curves & Surfaces

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14 Mar(6)

Assemblies & Drawing

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21 Mar(7)

Introduction to RP machining

Project 3

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28 Mar(8)

Optimize design in Matlab

Project 1

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4 Apr(9)

PhotoWorks & Animator

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11 Apr(10)

CAE using Solidworks

Project 2

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18 Apr(12)

Project3

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9 May(14)

Manufacturing project3 using RP machine

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16 May(15)

Project presentation

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