Lathe Project: Alternate Thread Forms - Acme Threads
By Kelly Curran
This project gives a drawing with steps to complete the activity.
Lathe Project: Turning Using a Digital Readout
By Thaddeus Hetzer
Users read work instructions and view a drawing and calculations for turning on a lathe using a digital readout.
In this learning activity you'll review a text and visual overview of metric measurement.
Screw Threads and Fasteners Review
This review assesses the student's ability to understand screw threads and fasteners.
Feed Rate Calculations
This document gives the student a text and photo overview of feed rate calculations.
Cutting Slots and Keyseats
By Erich Krowas
In this video, we’ll explore how to cut a keyseat.
Shear - Hydraulic - Adira - Setting Back Gauge
By Dave Hoffman
Step-by-step of setting the back gauge with an Adira Hydraulic Shear.
Press Brake - Loading Punches and Dies
The student reads about the procedures for loading punches and turning a die block in an up-acting hydraulic press brake. The safe handling of press brake tooling is also illustrated.
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.
Lathe Turning Machine Types
In this learning activity you'll explore Lathe Turning Machines.
Print Reading: Angled Mount
Learners test their ability to visualize an angled mount in this interactive exercise that features animated pictorial views.
Drill Press Parts
In this learning activity you'll explore parts of the drill press.
Brain Exercise: Visualization #3
By Glenn Sokolowski
Learners develop 3D visualization skills by examining front, side, and top orthographic views of objects. Using this information, students select the corresponding isometric view of each object.
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.
Print Reading: Three-Step Block
Learners test their ability to visualize a three-step block in this interactive exercise that features animated pictorial views.
Vernier Measurements Review
In this learning activity you'll follow 11 steps to take measurements using a Vernier caliper.
Metric Micrometer Measurements Review
In this learning activity you'll review how to read a metric micrometer and use your knowledge to answer 12 questions.
Using a Depth Micrometer
By Terry Fleischman
Learners will test their ability to read a depth micrometer in this interactive quiz.
Machine Tool Turning
The learner will understand the basics of machine turning including how a lathe works, the equipment used, and commonly used terms.
Project Sheet: Radial Drilling Angle Plate Part 2a
Shear - Hydraulic - Adira - Operator's Panel
Picture of Adira hydraulic shear's operator's panel with part identification and instructions on how to start and stop the shear as well as setting stroke (cutting length).
Calculating Force for Punching
Users calculate the tonnage required to punch holes in a specific base metal. The formula to be used is provided along with the tensile strength for various metals. A calculator is required.
Safety - Tubing Bender
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.
Power Roller - Part Identification
In this learning activity you'll review the parts of a three-roll power roller and practice identifying them.