This video will show you how to setup and cut a taper using a taper attachment.
By Barbara Anderegg
After a brief review, the student solves five practical shop problems using right angle trigonometry.
By Terry Bartelt, Pat Jensen
In this learning activity, we’ll explore the impact of electric shock on the human body.
Programming Hurco Controller – Manual Mode
By Dave Hoffman
In this learning activity you'll review an explanation of how to operate the Hurco Controller in the manual mode.
By Rosie Bunnow
Learners practice their communication skills in this scenario by reading a map, listening to traffic reports, and writing directions for a new delivery route. This activity has audio content.
Engine Lathe: Basic Components and Operation
By Kelly Curran
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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