Pine Technical and Community College
900 Fourth St. S.E.
Pine City, MN 55063

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Manufacturing Technology - Prototype/Reverse Engineering

Pine Technical and Community College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 16
  • Delivery: Land/Campus
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

The Manufacturing Technology - Prototype/Reverse Engineering program builds on the skills developed in the Computer Controlled Precision Machining Diploma and is designed to provide the student with additional machining skills and training in the technologies of rapid prototyping and the reverse engineering of conceptualized parts and/or tooling. Upon completion of this program, students will be competent in manufacturing a functional mechanism, model and a proper material part from a rough sketch, physical rough prototype or a CAD developed prototype. This program prepares individuals to repair and modify firearms according to blueprints or customer specifications using specialized hand tools and machines. The program prepares individuals to design new guns and to calculate detailed firearm specifications such as bullet-flight arc and sight position.

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