Test your skills at reading a ruler.
The Welder's Tool Bag
In this learning object, you’ll explore what tools should be a part of every welding tool bag.
Hexadecimal Numbering System
By Patrick Hoppe
In this learning activity you'll review the hexadecimal numbering system.
Types of Motion Instructions
The learner will identify the types of motion instructions used for programming a robot.
Serial-In Serial-Out Shift Register
By Terry Bartelt
In this animated activity, students view the operation of a 4-bit serial-in serial-out register. A brief quiz completes the learning object.
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.
The learner will identify components of a welding robot and determine if the robot is set up correctly to avoid singularity.
Welding Wire Spool Installation Instructions
The learner will identify the steps and proper techniques for installing a wire spool on a welding machine.
By Terry Bartelt, Pat Jensen
In this learning activity, we’ll explore the impact of electric shock on the human body.
In this animated activity, learners view the flip-flop and read about its outputs, the information it stores, and its storage conditions. A quiz completes the lesson.
Procedure for Setting the Tool Length Offsets on a Vertical CNC Machining Center with a Fanuc O-M Control
By Les Rhines
Students view how the tool length offsets are set on the CNC Machine. They read a description of a method that uses a 2-inch gage block as a height reference.
Selecting Electrodes For Wire Feed Welding
By Dave Hoffman
In this interactive object, learners read an explanation of the electrodes used for welding with the GMAW and FCAW processes. In two matching exercises, students test their knowledge of classification and specification numbers.
Types of Power Sources for Gas Metal Arc Welding
Learners view wire feed power sources ranging from 110-volt, single phase units to 460-volt, three-phase units. A description and photos of each are provided.
Gage Block Combinations Review
By Kelly Curran, Janet Braun
In this learning activity you'll test your ability to select the proper gage blocks when making a stack.
Safety Scene - Welding Edition
In this activity you'll identify several hazards in a welding environment.
SMAW Electrode Characteristics
In this learning activity, you’ll explore the characteristics of common, carbon steel shielded metal arc welding electrodes, which fall under American Welding Society specification A5.1.
Treating Electrical Shock Victims
Explore the step-by-step procedures to rescue and care for electrical shock victims.
CNC Control Features
By Terry Tower
In this learning activity you'll discover the features of a Puma Daewoo O-T CNC Lathe Control panel.
Metric Micrometer Measurements Review
By Kelly Curran
In this learning activity you'll review how to read a metric micrometer and use your knowledge to answer 12 questions.
The Six-Axis Robot
The learner will view videos showing the movements of each axis of the six-axis robot.
Communicating in the Workplace
By Jennifer Heinritz
Compare the behaviors and situations that interfere with effective communication in the workplace with those that enhance listening skills and career performance.
Setting Up a Wire Feeder for GMAW
In this animated and interactive object, learners follow steps that begin with choosing the correct drive roll and include feeding the electrode wire from the spool to the welding gun.
Print Reading: Hub
Learners practice reading prints of a hub. They identify information located on the print and calculate missing dimensions.
Understanding Circular Robotic Motions
The learner will learn the programming steps that are used to create circular motions with robots.
Using Gage Blocks: Discussion and Quiz
In this learning activity you'll identify the consequences of using gage blocks incorrectly.