GMAW Process Variable Definitions
The learner will understand and be able to apply the common welding variables of the GMAW process.
The Strain Wave Gear Principle
The learner will understand the inner workings of the strain wave gear principle.
How to Use the Fillet Gage
The learner will understand how to properly use a fillet gage to measure weld size.
Improving Your Welding Technique
Learners will follow general tips and tricks for improving their basic welding technique.
GMAW Modes of Transfer
The learner will identify the advantages and disadvantages of the four modes of GMAW transfer.
The Six-Axis Robot
The learner will view videos showing the movements of each axis of the six-axis robot.
Safe Handling and Installation of Shielding Gas Cylinders
The learner will understand proper safe handling and installation procedures for shielding gas cylinders.
Acronyms & Terminology of the SDS
Learners will understand the technical terms used in the context of the SDS to help them interpret its information.
Grinding Safety for Welders
The learner will...be able to safely use grinding equipment in the welding and metal fabrication shop.
Understanding Circular Robotic Motions
The learner will learn the programming steps that are used to create circular motions with robots.
Welding Wire Spool Installation Instructions
The learner will identify the steps and proper techniques for installing a wire spool on a welding machine.
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.
The learner will identify components of a welding robot and determine if the robot is set up correctly to avoid singularity.
Types of Motion Instructions
The learner will identify the types of motion instructions used for programming a robot.
The Absolute Rotary Encoder
The learner will gain an understanding of robot motion control by comprehending the fundamentals of the encoder.
Interpreting Thread Notes
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.
Safety Scene - Grinding Edition
In this learning activity you'll recognize potential safety hazards around grinding equipment
By Glenn Sokolowski
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.
Robotic Welding Instructions
The learner will gain an understanding of how a robot uses welding instructions to perform tasks. This learning activity includes video.
The Cycloidal Gear Drive
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.
Brain Exercise: Visualization #1
In this interactive object, learners practice their 3D visualization skills by identifying the correct isometric view of an object. Front, side, and top orthographic views are shown.
The Planetary Gear Drive
The learner will understand the design of a planetary gear drive and its advantages and disadvantages.
GTAW Electrode Characteristics
In this learning module you'll become familiar with different types of GTAW electrodes.