Making the Workplace Talk to You: Using Visual Controls
By Kaye Krueger
Learners examine how visual controls help to manage the workplace. Photos of visual controls are provided.
Sequencer Output Instruction for the SLC-500 PLC
By Craig Hemken
Learners examine the fundamental concepts of sequencer output instruction. A simulated example shows a sequencer in operation.
By Terry Bartelt
In this learning activity you'll explore the operation of frequency division using several different types of counters.
Identifying Non-Random Patterns on a Control Chart
By Mary Lee Rudnick-Kaun
In this learning activity you'll recognize several patterns on an Xbar and R control chart. These non-random patterns are indications that the process is not in a state of statistical control.
Lathe Project: Turning Between Centers
By Thaddeus Hetzer
Learners read work instructions and view a drawing for turning between centers on a lathe.
By Barbara Anderegg
Learners review surface finish basics and read how to calculate the roughness average.
Lathe Project: Alternate Thread Forms - Left Hand Threads
By Kelly Curran
This project gives a drawing with steps to complete the activity.
Tips for Completing Welding Assignments
In this learning activity you'll gain tips for successfully completing welding assignments.
Lathe Project: O. D. Threading
Facing on a Lathe
This video clip shows facing on an engine lathe.
In this learning activity you'll review a visual overview of depth measurement using the depth micrometer.
In this document you'll review the micrometer adjustments.
Print Reading: Holder
Learners test their ability to visualize a holder in this interactive exercise that features animated pictorial views.
The learner will gain an understanding of the modes of axis movement for successful robot programming.
Robotic Welding Instructions
The learner will gain an understanding of how a robot uses welding instructions to perform tasks. This learning activity includes video.
Carbide Tool Geometry
The learner will use the ANSI Insert Identification System to identify and select carbide tools.
Grinding Safety for Welders
The learner will...be able to safely use grinding equipment in the welding and metal fabrication shop.
Maintenance Roles in Effective Teams
By Rosie Bunnow
Learners identify maintenance roles and match statements characteristic of each role. This activity has audio content.
The 7493 IC Binary Counter
In this interactive and animated object, learners examine the construction of a 7493 IC as mod-2 and mod-8 up-counters. They view how this binary counter can be modified to operate at different modulus counts. A quiz completes the activity.
Lathe Project: Straight Diameters - Screw Jack Screw
Lockout / Tagout
In this learning activity you'll review the information and images on lockout and tagout procedures.
Safety - Rigging & Lifting
In this learning activity you'll review rigging and lifting.
Sterling Drill Grinder
In this document you'll review the Sterling Drill Grinder.
Quality Basics: Variation
Learners read an explanation of variation and how it can make a process unpredictable. They distinguish between common and special causes of variation in a brief exercise at the end of the lesson.
Changing Gears and Setting the Backlash
In this video, you’ll learn how to make changes to an engine lathe.