This video will show you how to setup and cut a taper using a taper attachment.
Brain Exercise: Visualization #3
By Glenn Sokolowski
Learners develop 3D visualization skills by examining front, side, and top orthographic views of objects. Using this information, students select the corresponding isometric view of each object.
Programming the Hurco Controller - "CNC"
By Dave Hoffman
In this learning object you'll become familiar with the Hurco Controller in full CNC mode.
Lathe Project: Straight Turning Between Centers
By Kelly Curran
This project gives a drawing with steps to complete the activity.
Pipe/Tubing Bender - Parts Identification
The student reads about the parts of a pipe/tubing bender and later identifies them in an interactive review.
Engine Lathe: Basic Components and Operation
In this video, you’ll explore the engine lathe, its basic components, and you’ll learn to operate its machine controls.
Changing Gears and Setting the Backlash
In this video, you’ll learn how to make changes to an engine lathe.
Using a Steady Rest
In this video, you’ll learn how to set up a long piece of tubing using a steady rest, so that you can bore the ends for a bearing.
Cutting Tapers Using the Tailstock Offset Method
In this video, you’ll explore how to calculate, setup, and cut a taper using the tailstock offset method.
Facing and Center Drilling Using a Four-Jaw Chuck
In this video, you’ll explore how to set up the chuck, face your part using a left-handed and right-handed tool, center drilling, and facing the part to length.
Turning Between Centers
The learner will identify tools and practices associated with setting up a lathe to turn between centers.
Cutting Tool Geometry
You'll practice identifying relief angles and rake angles related to lathe cutting tools.
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