To provide hands on training of workshop practices.
Use of carpenter’s tools, Exercise in preparing simple joints, Bench fitting practice, exercise in marking and fittings; Use of measuring instruments. Smith’s forge, exercise in bending, upsetting and swaging. Familiarizing the students with the following processes: Soldering and brazing, Welding, Heat treatment, Moulding and casting. Simple machine shop processes, such as turning, shaping, milling and sheet metal work.
Text and references:
Chapman, W., “Workshop Technology: Part 1” 1972, Elsevier Science & Technology.
Chapman, , “Workshop Technology: Part 2” 1972, Elsevier Science &