In this learning activity you'll practice reading a micrometer.
Print Reading: Step Block
By Kelly Curran
In this animated print reading exercise, the learner calculates missing dimensions and identifies surfaces on projected views.
The Strain Wave Gear Principle
The learner will understand the inner workings of the strain wave gear principle.
Pascal's Law and Hydraulics
By Terry Bartelt
Using the principle of Pascal's Law, the learner will interpret the gauge readings in a hydraulic system to determine when the system is operating properly under various load conditions and when there is a defect.
Squaring a Part
By Erich Krowas
This video will guide you through the process of squaring a part on a milling machine.
Measuring Length in the Metric System
By Nabila Dahche
In this learning activity you'll explore how units in the metric system are related to each other and practice locating measurements on a metric line.
Brakes: Measuring Brake Drums
By Ken Kempfer, Dan Claus, John Hadjikyriacos, Kevin Guthrie
Learners examine the proper way to set up standard and metric micrometers to measure the wear on a brake drum.
Proper Digital Multimeter Placement
By David Schwid, Patrick Hoppe
In this interactive and animated activity, students follow the steps for proper digital multimeter placement for resistance, voltage, and current.
Calculating Board Feet
By Patrick Molzahn
Learners review the process for calculating board feet and use virtual samples to practice the process.
Using a Lumber Rule
Learners read how to use a lumber rule to quickly and accurately estimate board feet. They then use virtual samples to practice the process.
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