In this animated activity, a drill-and-clamp machine is used to show an application of a pressure-reducing valve. Recommendations on how to properly make pressure adjustments are also provided.
Learners view practical examples of how a Hall-effect sensor is used.
In this animated object, learners examine how PLC up/down-counters are used to control an automated parking lot gate.
In this animated object, learners examine the operation of a robot using the integral control mode to overcome a steady state.
In this learning activity you'll discover what C.R.U.D. applications are and how they're used in everyday life.
Learners consider why an impedance matching transformer is needed to connect an antenna to a television.
In this learning activity you'll practice two variation application problems.
In this interactive object, learners view a practical application of a PLC Timer-On function.
Learners examine how a PLC Timer-Off instruction is used in the operation of an automotive paint booth.
In this animated and interactive object, learners examine a heat exchanger as an example of an automated closed-loop system.
In this animated activity, students view how the Wheatstone bridge is used to activate a temperature alarm. A short quiz completes the lesson.
In this animated activity, students view the plastic pellets in a profile extrusion machine being melted as the temperature of the heating elements is elevated by a time proportioning control system.
In this animated object, learners examine a closed-loop feedback system that uses digital circuits to control the position of a gear rack.
In this animated object, learners examine the operation of a closed-loop system that maintains the speed of a conveyer belt as heavy boxes are placed or removed.
In this learning activity you'll explore Kirchhoff's Current Law and view examples of its application.
In this animated object, learners examine three data compare instructions used by programmable logic controllers (PLCs). A practical application to show how these instructions are used in an industrial setting is provided.
In this interactive lesson, students view the operation of a solenoid and read about its application. A brief assessment concludes the activity.
Students read how to calculate the size of a hydraulic cylinder that is required for a particular application. Mathematical formulas are provided.
In this interactive exercise, learners label the components of a workstation, a Windows desktop, and an application window.
In this learning activity, you’ll explore the Waterfall model and its application to software development.