Print Reading: Slotted Block
By Kelly Curran
In this learning activity you'll illustrate your ability to visualize a slotted block.
Vernier Measurements Review
In this learning activity you'll follow 11 steps to take measurements using a Vernier caliper.
Safety Scene - Grinding Edition
In this learning activity you'll recognize potential safety hazards around grinding equipment
Project Sheet: Radial Drilling Angle Plate Part 2a
This project gives a drawing with steps to complete the activity.
Torque Sequence of Two Mating Surfaces
By James Bourassa
In this interactive object, learners demonstrate the proper tightening sequence for mechanically joining two mating surfaces.
Top Bender - Interactive Operator's Control Panel
By Dave Hoffman
In this interactive object, learners follow steps to program and operate the Ercolina Top Bender.
By Barbara Anderegg
Students review how to use chordal distances to locate bolt hole circle locations. They then take a 10-question quiz to test their knowledge.
This document gives an overview of lathe lubrication.
Lathes - Metric Thread Cutting
This document is a visual and text description of metric thread cutting on a lathe.
Lathes: Three Wire Method for Measuring Screws
This document is a visual and text description of the three-wire method for measuring screws for use with a lathe.
Questions Associated with Steel Rules
In this learning object you'll explore some frequently asked questions concerning steel rule usage.
Lathe Project: Thread Diameter Turning
Lathe Project: Crank Handle Body
Lathe Project: Installing and Removing Work-holding Devices
This project gives steps to complete the activity.
Lathe Project: Boring with a Steady Rest
O.D. Turning on a Lathe
This video clip shows the outside diameter turning on an engine lathe.
By Mike Cattelino
Students read about the edge-finder's parts and assembly, and view video clips of the tool in action.
General Safety - Ears and Face
In this learning activity you'll review the safety equipment used to protect a worker's face and ears.
Project Sheet - Darex Drill Grinding Machine
Cutting Tapers Using the Tailstock Offset Method
In this video, you’ll explore how to calculate, setup, and cut a taper using the tailstock offset method.
Cutting Slots and Keyseats
By Erich Krowas
In this video, we’ll explore how to cut a keyseat.
Eagle Power Roller - Operator's Control Panel
In this learning activity you'll discover how the Eagle Power Roller control panel operates.
Saw - Marvel - PCII - Programming a Job (Full CNC)
The student views step-by-step instructions for programming a "job" with the PCII on the Marvel vertical band saw.
Using an Indicator
By Janet Braun, Barbara Anderegg
Students read about the basics of using an indicator.
In this learning activity you'll review angles and different types of angular measuring tools associated with manufacturing.