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.
By Barbara Anderegg
Learners review surface finish basics and read how to calculate the roughness average.
Lathe Project: O. D. Threading
By Kelly Curran
This project gives a drawing with steps to complete the activity.
Lathe Project: Turning Between Centers
By Thaddeus Hetzer
Learners read work instructions and view a drawing for turning between centers on a lathe.
Print Reading: Holder
Learners test their ability to visualize a holder in this interactive exercise that features animated pictorial views.
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: Alternate Thread Forms - Left Hand Threads
Tips for Completing Welding Assignments
In this learning activity you'll gain tips for successfully completing welding assignments.
Review - Radial Drill Press Parts Identification
This interaction tests the student's knowledge of parts on a radial drill press.
Facing on a Lathe
This video clip shows facing on an engine lathe.
This document gives the procedures for layout on the surface of material.
In this document you'll review the micrometer adjustments.
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.
Lathes - Thread Cutting Tools
This document is a visual and text description of lathe thread cutting tools.
Lathe Project: Straight Diameters - Screw Jack Screw
Lathe Project: Setting Speeds & Feeds
Safety - Rigging & Lifting
In this learning activity you'll review rigging and lifting.
In this learning activity you'll review a visual overview of depth measurement using the depth micrometer.
Sterling Drill Grinder
In this document you'll review the Sterling Drill Grinder.