By Kelly Curran
This document gives an overview of lathe maintenance.
Lathe Cutting Speeds - RPM Calculations
This document is a visual and text description of lathe cutting speeds and RPM calculations.
Lathes - Metric Thread Cutting
This document is a visual and text description of metric thread cutting on a lathe.
Lathe Project: Straight Turning Between Centers
This project gives a drawing with steps to complete the activity.
Lathe Project: Straight Diameters - Gear Spindle
Lathe Project: Tapers & Radii - Index Pin
Lathe Project: Grinding a Threading Tool
Feed Rate Calculations
This document gives the student a text and photo overview of feed rate calculations.
Basic Types of Drilling Machines
In this document you'll review basic types of drilling machines.
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.
Setting Up and Using an Offset Boring Head
By Erich Krowas
This video will examine the parts of an offset boring head, and how to setup and use the head.
Marvel Saw: Clearing Out a Job
By Dave Hoffman
In this simulation, learners follow steps to clear out a job that had been previously created.
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.
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.
Using Gage Blocks: Discussion and Quiz
By Barbara Anderegg
In this learning activity you'll identify the consequences of using gage blocks incorrectly.
Angular Measurement Review
In this learning activity you'll test your knowledge of angular measurement in this 10-question quiz.
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
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 - Hydraulic Metal Shears
The learner reads about safety considerations for operating a hydraulic metal shear. Text, graphics and a brief assessment are included.
Power Roller - Part Identification
In this learning activity you'll review the parts of a three-roll power roller and practice identifying them.
Top Bender - Interactive Operator's Control Panel
In this interactive object, learners follow steps to program and operate the Ercolina Top Bender.
In this document you'll review lathe safety rules.
Lathes: Grooving & Treading Relieving
This document is a visual and text description of grooving and thread relieving on a lathe.