ARWC119 - Jigs and Fixtures

This course is an introduction to the use of jigs, templates, and fixture for doing machining processes when more than one part is required to be identical or parts need to be held for machining. Skills taught include material selection, measurements, proper tooling, and ease of use. Work is on shop projects and simulated mock-ups

Credits: 2

Distribution: Career Training

Offered: Spring


  1. Describe several applications of jigs and fixtures
  2. Make jigs to fit various router bit types (Template guide, pattern bit and flush trim)
  3. Select proper materials for constructing a jig to cut hinge pockets