Crash Course in Milling: Chapter 5 - Work Locating

This video is about work locating. It demonstrates and talks about mechanical and electronic edge finders, 3D sensors, center finders, Z-height setters, coaxial indicators and fixture plates.

Crash Course in Milling: Chapter 6 - Tool Holding

This video is about tool holders for milling machines. It talks about machine tapers (R8, CAT40, etc), pull studs, face mill holders, end mill holders, ER collet chucks, milling chucks, drill chucks and specialty holders.

Crash Course in Milling: Chapter 7 - Face Milling

The video demonstrates and talks about face mill holders (shell mills), carbide inserts, positive and neutral rake, and face milling aluminum.

Crash Course in Milling: Chapter 8 - Choosing & Using Endmills

This video demonstrates and talks about standard and roughing endmills, carbide end mills, conventional and climb milling, chip color, coated end mills, pocketing and ramping, helical boring, end mills for aluminum and indexable end mills.

Crash Course in Milling: Chapter 9 - Drilling, Tapping & Boring

This video demonstrates spotting, jobber and screw machine drills, peck drilling, canned CNC drilling cycles (G81), spot facing, chucking reamers, power tapping, helical boring and boring heads.

Using a Wiggler

The computer animated video demonstrates how to use a wiggler. An inexpensive tool used by machinists for finding centers, edges and indicating on a milling machine.

Reading a standard micrometer

This video will teach you how to read a standard or vernier micrometer in five minutes.