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This document is a visual and text description of turning stainless steel on a lathe.
By Terry Bartelt
In this animated object, learners examine three different types of multivibrators: astable, monostable, and bistable. A brief quiz completes the activity.
Changing Gears and Setting the Backlash
By Kelly Curran
In this video, you’ll learn how to make changes to an engine lathe.
Optical Comparator: Establishing a Reference Frame on the Starrett HB 400
By Barbara Anderegg
In this interactive learning object, learners read how to compensate for a part not mounted perfectly parallel to the machine axis.
In this animated activity, learners examine the fundamental operation of a logic probe that is used to detect logic signals in a digital circuit.
This document gives an overview of chuck maintenance.
Lathes - Feed Rate Calculations
This document is a visual and text description of lathe feed rate calculations.
Lathes - Speed & Feed Setting
This document is a visual and text description of lathe speed and feed settings.
Lathes - Metric Thread Cutting
This document is a visual and text description of metric thread cutting on a lathe.
Lathes: Grooving & Treading Relieving
This document is a visual and text description of grooving and thread relieving on a lathe.
Engine Lathe Construction
You'll practice identifying the major components of an engine lathe.
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