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2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog


AGST 1110 - Shop Process & Safety/Power Trains

General shop safety, hazard communication, and forklift operator training with certification.  Safe and proper use of power tools, hand tools, and common measuring instruments used in the equipment shop. The theory of power transmission from the engine to the drive wheels, power take off and auxiliary drives.  Includes power train efforts on engine output, levers, gears, chains, clutches, transmissions, final drives, drive lines, differentials.  Procedures for safe disassembly, inspection, adjustment, and reassembly of standard mechanical shift transmissions and differentials will be practiced in the laboratory.      

Location: M
Credits: 5
Classroom Lecture Hours: 30
Lab Hours: 135
Prerequisite(s): Program entrance requirements