Moulder Set-Up and Knife Grinding Workshop | Northcentral Technical College

Moulder Set-Up and Knife Grinding Workshop

June 6 - 8, 2018 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. NTC Wood Technology Center of Excellence
*This course is currently at capacity. Please feel free to email ce@ntc.edu to be added to our future offering contact list. 
 
In this hands-on workshop, you will learn the step-by-step procedures for accurately setting up production moulders and properly grinding
profile knives. In the classroom, time will be spent focusing on basic moulder theory and principles that impact machining quality. You will then apply the knowledge gained in the classroom through hands-on practice on industrial machines in our state-of-the-art facility.
 
Who Should Attend?
Moulder Technician Trainees, Grinderman Trainees, Sales Representatives, Production Supervisors, Plant Managers or others that deal with the machining quality of wood products.
 
Location
Northcentral Technical College Antigo Campus
Wood Technology Center of Excellence
312 Forrest Avenue, Antigo, WI, 54409
 
Agenda
 
Wednesday, June 6
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Theories & Principles That Impact Machining Quality
• Basic Tool Geometry
• Tooling Material and Types of Tooling
• Machining: Surface Quality and Stock Removal
• Moulder Configurations
• Moulder Calibration
• Knife Grinding Principles
• Profile Grinder Set-Up
• Knife Stock and Cutterhead Selection
• Straight-knife Grinding
 
Thursday, June 7
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Hands-on Training
• Precision Measurement: Axial and Radial
• Moulder Set-up: S4S
• Profile Grinding: Casing
• Moulder Set-up: Casing
 
Friday, June 8
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Hands-on Training
• Profile Grinding: Casing
• Moulder Set-up: Casing
• Profile Grinding: Harwood Flooring
• Moulder Set-up: Hardwood Flooring
• Wrap-up

Pricing

$700

CEU Information

Location Information

NTC Wood Technology Center of Excellence 312 Forrest Avenue, Antigo, WI 54409