Alignment Tools and Methods
The purpose of the Alignment Tools and Methods module is to familiarize technicians with the most common alignment methods used today. As with any method, there are potential sources of error, as well as advantages. This module points out some of the more important aspects for each method and covers visual line-up, straightedge and feeler gauge, rim and face, cross dial, reverse dial, and laser shaft alignment methods. In addition, participants learn about alignment preparation and the pre-alignment checklist.
This module takes 30 minutes to complete. At the end of this module, you must obtain an 80% or higher on the Test Your Knowledge for it to be marked as complete. You have unlimited attempts and the highest attempt is recorded.