Precision Machining Technology

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Authors : Peter J. Hoffman; Eric S. Hopewell; Brian Janes


800 Pages  Hardcover 

2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2012

©2015 , Published


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Packed with detailed examples and illustrations, PRECISION MACHINING TECHNOLOGY, 2e delivers the ideal introduction to today's machine tool industry, equipping readers with a solid understanding of fundamental and intermediate machining skills. Now fully integrated with MindTap--an online, highly pe... more


Packed with real-world illustrations, PRECISION MACHINING TECHNOLOGY, 2e offers a thorough introduction to the field of precision machining as it is practiced today.

Endorsed by the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS), this book is recommended for use in Level I Machining Programs. Th... more

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Now fully integrated with MindTap Learning Path, the Second Edition of the popular PRECISION MACHINING TECHNOLOGY delivers more simulations and interactive activities, a simpler presentation for high school students, more in-depth questions (with answer keys), excellent technical support, and much m... more

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