Course Description


IM 215 Advanced Mechanical Power Transmission Systems
3 cr. (1-0-4)
Offered: Winter
Prerequisite: IM 214.
This course builds on the knowledge acquired by students in IM 214. Students will gain proficiency in the removal, installation, maintenance practices and troubleshooting and root cause analysis of deficiencies and failures of mechanical power transmission systems. Emphasis will be placed on the correct installation, alignment and maintenance procedures of various machinery components including setting and alignment of conveyors, gears, gearboxes, couplings and sheave belt systems. Lab activities will reinforce theory discussions.