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    APPRENTICE PROGRAM

Hendrix Precision has developed and packaged a reasonably priced, four week Apprentice Training Program on the following topics:

CONTROL VALVES and ACTUATORS

  • Identify and describe industrial type valves, actuators, and positioners

  • Understand and comprehend associated valve terminology and symbols

  • Identify the operation principles behind each valve

  • Identify correct installation and maintenance plans for each valve and actuator

  • Identify various types of controllers

 

DRIVE COMPONENTS

  • Bearings

  • Belt Drives

  • Chain Drives

  • Couplings

  • Mechanical Drives

HYDRAULICS & PNEUMATICS

  • Introduction to Fluid Power

  • Basic Components of a Hydraulic System

  • Introduction to reading a hydraulic Schematic

  • Introduction to Pneumatics

  • Components of a Pneumatic System

  • Introduction to reading a schematic
     

SAFETY & RELIEF VALVES

  • Relief Valves vs. Safety Valves

  • Purpose of a Safety Valve

  • Purpose of a Relief Valve

  • Over Pressurization Basics

LUBRICATION

  • Essential Properties

  • Properties of the Fluid

  • Fluid Properties

  • Fluid Qualities

  • Additives

  • Fluid Types

TURBINES

  • What is a Gas Turbine?

  • Principle of Gas Turbine

  • Types of Gas Turbines

  • Construction of Gas Turbines

PRINT READING

  • Title Blocks              

  • Alphabet of Lines  

  • Pictorial Sketching

  • Three View Drawings 

  • Angles of Orthographic Projection 

  • Auxiliary Views 

  • Section Views 

  • Assembly Drawings

  • Methods of Dimensioning and Tolerances

  • Decimal Dimensions and Tolerances

  • Metric Dimensions and Tolerances

  • Angular Dimensions and Tolerances

  • Dimensioning Holes

  • Dimensioning Circular Hole Patterns

  • Geometric Tolerances

  • Surface Texture  

  • Revisions or Change Notes​

 

LATHE OPERATIONS

  • Introduction to Turning Machines

  • The Engine Lathe

  • Toolholders and Tool holding for the Lathe

  • Cutting Tools for the Lathe

  • Lathe Spindle Tooling

  • Operating the Machine Controls

  • Facing and Center Drilling

  • Turning Between Centers

  • Alignment of Lathe Centers

  • Other Lathe Operations

  • Sixty-Degree Thread Information and Calculations

  • Cutting Unified External Threads

  • Cutting Unified Internal Threads

  • Cutting Tapers

  • Using Steady and Follower Rests

MILLING MACHINES

  • Introduction to Vertical Milling Machines

  • Vertical Spindle Milling Machines

  • Cutting Tools and Cutter Holders for the Vertical Milling Machine

  • Setups on the Vertical Milling Machine

  • Vertical Milling Machine Operations

  • Using the Offset Boring Head

 

The training content can be taught onsite, or remotely, in-house or by our experienced Instructors. 

If you are interested and or would like additional topics added for your needs, please contact us.

Hendrix Precision Maintenance

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