Jig design is a complex activity that requires thorough understanding about design, manufacturing, assembly and inspection. With the development of manufacturing technology, flexible manufacturing systems and CNC machinery, a strong demand exists in the Manufacturing industry to reduce machining time and cost. Jigs and fixture aid in reducing time in assembly operations, inspection & quality control and lead times manufacturing setups for large volume jobs.

Course Coverage:

  • Introduction to Jigs & Fixtures
  • Industrial application
  • Elements in Jigs & Fixtures
  • Locating and clamping devices
  • Economical aspects in manufacturing
  • Types of Jigs and their applications
  • Inspection & Gauging
  • Tooling Materials
  • Design Safety
  • Examples & case studies
  • Design Exercises for Jigs & Fixtures

Participant Profile:
Machine tool designers, die designers, part developers, engineers, diploma holders involved in mechanical & industrial manufacturing and automotive engineering can apply for this course.

Instructor Profile:
Qualified & competent professional having 15+ years in manufacturing industry will conduct this course.

The course will be delivered through lectures, multimedia presentations, videos and hands-on practice on computers.

Learning Outcome:
Participants will be able to understand design techniques of jigs and fixtures. They will be able to attain competency to design and develop jigs and fixtures for a particular part.