In this learning activity you'll explore Lathe Turning Machines.
Calculating Lengths for Tube Bending
By Dave Hoffman
The learner reads an explanation of how to determine lengths for tubing and pipe bending and then performs calculations in an interactive exercise. Two methods for determining angle bends are shown. A calculator is required.
Calculating Board Feet
By Patrick Molzahn
Learners review the process for calculating board feet and use virtual samples to practice the process.
Saw Part Identification
Learners examine a photo of a Marvel Vertical Band Saw and then identify the parts in a drag and drop exercise.
Sequencer Output Instruction for the SLC-500 PLC
By Craig Hemken
Learners examine the fundamental concepts of sequencer output instruction. A simulated example shows a sequencer in operation.
Ammco Brake Lathe Controls
By Bill Heesaker
In this animated activity, learners examine the various controls that operate an Ammco brake lathe.
By Kelly Curran
This document gives an overview of chuck maintenance.
Lathe - Cutting Tool Shapes
This document is a visual and text description of lathe cutting tool shapes.
Lathe Cutting Speeds - RPM Calculations
This document is a visual and text description of lathe cutting speeds and RPM calculations.
The Engine Lathe
This document is a visual and text description of the engine lathe.
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