Test your skills at reading a ruler.
Clothing and Safety Equipment for the Machine Shop
By Kelly Curran
This document lists the safety equipment to be used in the machine shop.
Pascal's Law and Hydraulics
By Terry Bartelt
Using the principle of Pascal's Law, the learner will interpret the gauge readings in a hydraulic system to determine when the system is operating properly under various load conditions and when there is a defect.
In this learning activity you'll review a visual overview of indirect measurement.
Lathe Project: Alternate Thread Forms - Acme Threads
This project gives a drawing with steps to complete the activity.
Everyone Knows How to Use a Ruler, Right?
By Barbara Anderegg
Students review the best practices for using a ruler and answer five basic questions.
Unit Conversion in the Metric System: Area
You'll practice converting units of measure for area in the metric system.
Vernier Reading Review
You'll practice specifying the correct measurement for the vernier caliper.
Reading a Decimal Steel Rule
You'll learn to read a decimal steel rule.
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