This course will develop the primary skills and knowledge necessary to use basic drill presses and saws in the laboratory situation. Areas of instruction will include sharpening drill bits, drilling, reaming, counterbore, spotface, countersink, hand/power tapping and types/uses of saws. Students will be able to properly operate manual and automatic drilling operations using simple and larger radial drill presses, as well as cutting metals and materials to length for further machining operations by operating both horizontal and vertical band saws. Various drill and saw projects will strengthen the proper use of these tools. This CE course mirrors credit MFG: 112.