Learners examine the proper way to set up standard and metric micrometers to measure the wear on a brake drum.
Automotive Air Conditioning: The Relationship Between Pressure and Temperature
By Ken Kempfer
In this animated object, learners examine the relationship between pressure and temperature in an air conditioning system.
Brake Lathe Adapters and Components
By Bill Heesaker
The learner will examine different adapters and componants used with brake lathes when resurfacing brake drums and rotors.
Value/Supply Chain Management
By Weldon Faull
In this animated object, learners examine how to establish an effective supply chain that builds customer loyalty.
Internal Combustion Engine Jeopardy
By Bryan LaVigne
Learners answer questions about internal combustion engines using a game board format. This learning object can be used individually, in small groups, or as a class activity to provide an alternative self-assessment tool.
Basic Symbols Used in Engineering Drawings
By Kelly Curran, Glenn Sokolowski
Learners examine the drawing symbols used for counterbore, countersink, spotface, radius, diameter, and depth. In the quiz that completes the activity, they associate these symbols with machining applications.
Basic Types of Dimensioning Used in Engineering Drawings
Learners examine the basic types of dimensioning including unidirectional and aligned systems, and linear, aligned, angled, arrowless, chain, datum, chart, tabular, radius, diameter, typical, and reference dimensions.
Analyze a Part Drawing
By Glenn Sokolowski
In this interactive object, learners answer 25 questions regarding part or assembly drawings. The basic areas of blueprint reading are covered.
Reading a Triple Beam Balance
By Jill Crowder
Students identify the parts of a triple beam balance and practice measuring the mass of objects.
Using an Indicator
By Janet Braun, Barbara Anderegg
Students read about the basics of using an indicator.
Unit Conversion in the Metric and English Systems: Weight
You'll practice converting between units of measure for weight in the metric and English measurement systems.
Spheres: Basic Terminology
You'll practice defining terms related to spheres and identifing parts of spheres.
Air Brake Parts
How well do you know your air brake parts?
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