Learners view wire feed power sources ranging from 110-volt, single phase units to 460-volt, three-phase units. A description and photos of each are provided.
In this interactive object, learners follow steps to assemble a wire feed welding torch or gun.
The learner will view videos showing the movements of each axis of the six-axis robot.
The learner will gain an understanding of the modes of axis movement for successful robot programming.
The learner will identify components of a welding robot and determine if the robot is set up correctly to avoid singularity.
The learner will identify the types of motion instructions used for programming a robot.
The learner will gain an understanding of robot motion control by comprehending the fundamentals of the encoder.
The learner will gain an understanding of how a robot uses welding instructions to perform tasks. This learning activity includes video.
The learner will gain an understanding of the inner workings of the cycloidal gear drive while watching a video and listening to an explanation of its features.
The learner will understand the design of a planetary gear drive and its advantages and disadvantages.
The learner will understand the inner workings of the strain wave gear principle.
The learner will identify the advantages and disadvantages of the four modes of GMAW transfer.
The learner will identify the steps and proper techniques for installing a wire spool on a welding machine.
Learners will follow general tips and tricks for improving their basic welding technique.
The learner will understand proper safe handling and installation procedures for shielding gas cylinders.
The learner will be able to read and interpret thread notes from a print.
The learner will understand how to view an object for interpretation in the standard orthographic format and then accurately sketch three orthographic views using 3rd angle projection.
The learner will...review the process for successfully completing a weld procedure specification for weld testing in the educational setting.
Learners will understand the technical terms used in the context of the SDS to help them interpret its information.
The learner will learn the programming steps that are used to create circular motions with robots.
The learner will understand and be able to apply the common welding variables of the GMAW process.
The learner will...be able to safely use grinding equipment in the welding and metal fabrication shop.
The learner will understand how to properly use a fillet gage to measure weld size.
In this learning activity you'll gain tips for successfully completing welding assignments.
In this activity you'll identify several hazards in a welding environment.