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.
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.
Safety Scene - Grinding Edition
In this learning activity you'll recognize potential safety hazards around grinding equipment
GTAW Electrode Characteristics
In this learning module you'll become familiar with different types of GTAW electrodes.
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.
How to Use the Fillet Gage
The learner will understand how to properly use a fillet gage to measure weld size.
Acronyms & Terminology of the SDS
Learners will understand the technical terms used in the context of the SDS to help them interpret its information.
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 Modes of Transfer
The learner will identify the advantages and disadvantages of the four modes of GMAW transfer.
GMAW Process Variable Definitions
The learner will understand and be able to apply the common welding variables of the GMAW process.
The Planetary Gear Drive
The learner will understand the design of a planetary gear drive and its advantages and disadvantages.
Safe Handling and Installation of Shielding Gas Cylinders
The learner will understand proper safe handling and installation procedures for shielding gas cylinders.
Safety Scene - Welding Edition
In this activity you'll identify several hazards in a welding environment.
The Strain Wave Gear Principle
The learner will understand the inner workings of the strain wave gear principle.
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.
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.
The Six-Axis Robot
The learner will view videos showing the movements of each axis of the six-axis robot.
The learner will identify components of a welding robot and determine if the robot is set up correctly to avoid singularity.
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.
Understanding Circular Robotic Motions
The learner will learn the programming steps that are used to create circular motions with robots.
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.
SMAW Electrode Characteristics
In this learning activity, you’ll explore the characteristics of common, carbon steel shielded metal arc welding electrodes, which fall under American Welding Society specification A5.1.