The learner will understand the basics of machine turning including how a lathe works, the equipment used, and commonly used terms.
Students view how the tool length offsets are set on the CNC Machine. They read a description of a method that uses a 2-inch gage block as a height reference.
In this video, we’ll identify the parts that make up the Bridgeport and learn how it works.
In this video, we’ll go over the necessary steps to square the toolhead on a Bridgeport mill.
The learner will use the ANSI Insert Identification System to identify and select carbide tools.
In this learning activity you'll explore Lathe Turning Machines.
In this learning activity you'll explore lathe tool-holding techniques.
Learners view step-by-step instructions for how to set up and sharpen a drill bit in the Darex drill grinder, model SP2000.
This video will guide you through the process of squaring a part on a milling machine.
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.
In this video, you’ll explore the engine lathe, its basic components, and you’ll learn to operate its machine controls.
The learner will define indirect measurement, identify common indirect measuring tools, and select the proper measuring tool for the situation.
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.
This video will examine the parts of an offset boring head, and how to setup and use the head.
In this video, you’ll explore how to use a vise on a Bridgeport mill to securely hold your workpiece.
In this video, you’ll learn how to make changes to an engine lathe.
In this video, you’ll explore how to calculate, setup, and cut a taper using the tailstock offset method.
This video will show you how to setup and cut a taper using a taper attachment.
In this video, we’ll explore how to cut a keyseat.
Learners examine the drawing symbols used for counterbore, countersink, spotface, radius, diameter, and depth. In the quiz that completes the activity, they associate these symbols with machining applications.