Using a Depth Micrometer
By Terry Fleischman
Learners will test their ability to read a depth micrometer in this interactive quiz.
Project Sheet: Radial Drilling Angle Plate Part 2a
By Kelly Curran
This project gives a drawing with steps to complete the activity.
Ammco Brake Lathe Controls
By Bill Heesaker
In this animated activity, learners examine the various controls that operate an Ammco brake lathe.
By Glenn Sokolowski
In this interactive object, learners examine standard and metric thread specifications used in engineering drawings. In a brief quiz, they identify various internal and external thread representations.
Safety - Tubing Bender
By Dave Hoffman
In this learning activity you'll review safety considerations for using a tubing/pipe bender.
Safety - Hydraulic Press Brakes
In this learning activity you'll review safety considerations for using hydraulic press brakes.
Marvel Saw: Interactive Programming - Manual Mode
In this simulation, learners follow a series of steps to operate the Marvel Saw PCII in the manual mode. This activity includes a video clip.
Lathes - Metric Thread Cutting
This document is a visual and text description of metric thread cutting on a lathe.
Lathes: Grooving & Treading Relieving
This document is a visual and text description of grooving and thread relieving on a lathe.
Lathes: Screw Thread Micrometer
This document is a visual and text description of using a screw thread micrometer with a lathe.
Lathe Project: Screw Jack Body (Internal Thread Cutting)
Lathe Project: Tapers & Radii - Index Pin
Norton Tool and Cutter Grinder Construction
In this learning activity you'll explore a Tool and Cutter Grinding machine and its components.
General Shop Safety - Housekeeping
In this learning object you'll view a list of ways to keep the area around the machine shop safe.
General Safety - Ears and Face
In this learning activity you'll review the safety equipment used to protect a worker's face and ears.
Grinding Wheel Markings
In this learning object you'll explore wheel markings identifying the major factors in grinding wheel selection.
Project Sheet - Thread Size Identification
This lesson provides a drawing with steps to complete the activity.
Feed Rate Calculations
This document gives the student a text and photo overview of feed rate calculations.
Thread Cutting on a Drill Press
In this document you'll review thread cutting using a drill press.
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.
Title Block Tolerances
Learners examine the use of the tolerances displayed in a title block by calculating the minimum and maximum allowable size of a fabricated part. In a brief quiz, students determine whether a part is usable or should be scrapped.
Top Bender - Operator's Control Panel
Learners are asked to program the Top Bender following the same steps they would if working on the actual control panel.
Optical Comparator: Setting Up the Edge Detector on the Starrett HB 400
By Barbara Anderegg
Students read how to set up the optical comparator edge detector in this interactive learning object.
Steel Rule Types
In this learning activity you'll review different types of steel rules used in manufacturing.
Angular Measurement Review
In this learning activity you'll test your knowledge of angular measurement in this 10-question quiz.