Mechanisms - MEC 155 at Tidewater Community College


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MEC 155 - Mechanisms
Studies the purpose and actions of cams, gear trains, levers, and other mechanical devices used to transmit control. Focuses on motions, linkages, velocities, and acceleration of points within a link mechanism; layout method for designing cams and gear grain. Requires preparation of weekly laboratory reports.
Lecture 1-2 hours. Laboratory 2-4 hours. Total 3-5 hours per week.
2-3 credits

Schedule at Tidewater Community College

Not scheduled
Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
35205 MEC 155-N02C 3
  Tu    
5:30 p.m.-8:50 p.m.
2021-01-11 Chesapeake Campus HY
Class will require student's presence on campus during designated class times. Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) will be required while on campus and in the classroom. Additional information for specific PPE requirements will be available on the TCC website and included in the course syllabus.
This is a hybrid class with a number of on-campus meetings, as determined by the faculty. The course is supplemented with online computer coursework that requires access to reliable Internet service.
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