Closing the Design for Manufacturing Gap at the University of Iowa

It’s been said time and again that adding hands-on experiences in the classroom make it easier to learn and understand, especially in the worlds of manufacturing and engineering. Matias Perret is an instructor at the College of Engineering at the University of Iowa, and he has used both a PCNC 770 and a PCNC 440 to give his students …

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Technical Education Made Easier with Real Machines

Hands-on learning is quickly becoming the best-known way for students to fully grasp concepts and curriculum, especially in the world of technical education. There are a fair number of desktop tools that resemble their industrial brethren, but there is still something lacking when students can’t use real machines …

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