This video will show you how to setup and cut a taper using a taper attachment.
Ammco Brake Lathe Controls
By Bill Heesaker
In this animated activity, learners examine the various controls that operate an Ammco brake lathe.
The Universal NOR Gate
By Patrick Hoppe
Learners read how the NOR gate can be configured to obtain the other common logic gates. Schematics and Boolean expressions demonstrate how the AND, OR, and Hex Inverter functions are achieved through the use of only NOR gates
Cascading Magnitude Comparators
By Terry Bartelt
Learners read an explanation of how to connect two 7485 ICs to compare binary numbers by creating an 8-bit comparator. Diagrams and charts are presented.
Norton Tool and Cutter Grinder Construction
By Kelly Curran
In this learning activity you'll explore a Tool and Cutter Grinding machine and its components.
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.
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CIE Information for Fox Valley Technical College
Cutting Tool Geometry
You'll practice identifying relief angles and rake angles related to lathe cutting tools.
Turning Between Centers
The learner will identify tools and practices associated with setting up a lathe to turn between centers.
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