This video will show you how to setup and cut a taper using a taper attachment.
By Terry Bartelt
Instructions on how to use and construct a truth table for digital devices are provided.
Lathes - Thread Cutting Tools
By Kelly Curran
This document is a visual and text description of lathe thread cutting tools.
Lathes - Feed Rate Calculations
This document is a visual and text description of lathe feed rate calculations.
Basic Types of Drilling Machines
In this document you'll review basic types of drilling machines.
Engine Lathe: Basic Components and Operation
In this video, you’ll explore the engine lathe, its basic components, and you’ll learn to operate its machine controls.
Changing Gears and Setting the Backlash
In this video, you’ll learn how to make changes to an engine lathe.
Using a Steady Rest
In this video, you’ll learn how to set up a long piece of tubing using a steady rest, so that you can bore the ends for a bearing.
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.
Facing and Center Drilling Using a Four-Jaw Chuck
In this video, you’ll explore how to set up the chuck, face your part using a left-handed and right-handed tool, center drilling, and facing the part to length.
CEAD - Career Education and Development
CIE Information for Fox Valley Technical College
Turning Between Centers
The learner will identify tools and practices associated with setting up a lathe to turn between centers.
Cutting Tool Geometry
You'll practice identifying relief angles and rake angles related to lathe cutting tools.
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