Grinding Safety for Welders
The learner will...be able to safely use grinding equipment in the welding and metal fabrication shop.
Tips for Completing Welding Assignments
In this learning activity you'll gain tips for successfully completing welding assignments.
Robotic Welding Instructions
The learner will gain an understanding of how a robot uses welding instructions to perform tasks. This learning activity includes video.
Successfully Completing Your Weld Test
The learner will...review the process for successfully completing a weld procedure specification for weld testing in the educational setting.
The learner will gain an understanding of the modes of axis movement for successful robot programming.
Improving Your Welding Technique
Learners will follow general tips and tricks for improving their basic welding technique.
GTAW Electrode Characteristics
In this learning module you'll become familiar with different types of GTAW electrodes.
Interpreting Engineering Drawings: Common Abbreviations
By Glenn Sokolowski
In this interactive object, learners read the common abbreviations used in engineering drawings and then test their knowledge in three short exercises.
Acronyms & Terminology of the SDS
Learners will understand the technical terms used in the context of the SDS to help them interpret its information.
How to Use the Fillet Gage
The learner will understand how to properly use a fillet gage to measure weld size.
Safety Scene - Grinding Edition
In this learning activity you'll recognize potential safety hazards around grinding equipment
Wire Feed Welding Gun Assembly
By Dave Hoffman
In this interactive object, learners follow steps to assemble a wire feed welding torch or gun.
GMAW Process Variable Definitions
The learner will understand and be able to apply the common welding variables of the GMAW process.
Safety Scene - Welding Edition
In this activity you'll identify several hazards in a welding environment.
GMAW Modes of Transfer
The learner will identify the advantages and disadvantages of the four modes of GMAW transfer.
Safe Handling and Installation of Shielding Gas Cylinders
The learner will understand proper safe handling and installation procedures for shielding gas cylinders.
Setting Shielding Gas Flow for Wire Feed Welding
In this interactive object, the learner reads an explanation of how various shielding gases are used in GMAW and FCAW. An exercise completes the activity.
Setting Up a Wire Feeder for GMAW
In this animated and interactive object, learners follow steps that begin with choosing the correct drive roll and include feeding the electrode wire from the spool to the welding gun.
The Six-Axis Robot
The learner will view videos showing the movements of each axis of the six-axis robot.
The Planetary Gear Drive
The learner will understand the design of a planetary gear drive and its advantages and disadvantages.
The Strain Wave Gear Principle
The learner will understand the inner workings of the strain wave gear principle.
In this interactive object, learners examine sectional views used in engineering drawings. The sections shown are full, half, offset, aligned, revolved, and broken-out. Learners match drawings of sectional views with the names of the views.
The learner will identify components of a welding robot and determine if the robot is set up correctly to avoid singularity.
Interpreting Thread Notes
The learner will be able to read and interpret thread notes from a print.
Selecting Electrodes For Wire Feed Welding
In this interactive object, learners read an explanation of the electrodes used for welding with the GMAW and FCAW processes. In two matching exercises, students test their knowledge of classification and specification numbers.