WORKSHOP PRACTICEAllied Trades :-
To be completed in the fist threemonths
Compulsory for all students.1. CARPENTRY Theory :-
Common carpentry, hand-toolsand equipments. Their name, use, care mainteance. Common jointstheir description and use. Use of nails screws, dowelshinges, glue etc. Safety precautions.
Practice in correct use of carpenter's tools involvingsawing, planing chiselling drilling etc. Marking outsimple joints such as lap-joint, mitre-joints mortite andtenon joint, practice in grinding shrpening of chiselsand plane irons and sharpening and setting saw teeth.
2. BLACKSMITHY Theory :-
Types of forges and fuels used, types of fire-lightingand management. Common smithy tool andequipments, their description, use, care, andmaintenance.Elementary knowledge of metals, common types of smithy operation, basic knowledge of hardening andtemperieng.
Lighting and management of fire proper use of blacsmith's tools common smithy operations likecutting, bending, drawing upsetting, practice inhardening and tampering chisels and punches.
3. FITTINGTheory :-
Common hand-tools and equipments used in fittingwork. Their names use, case and maintenance,common alloys and metals such as cast iron, wroughtiron, mild steel. crabon-steel, copper, brass, bronzealluminium, zinc, tin, lead etc. their properties and use,screw-threads, their names, types and use, Drill-tapesand dye-tapes and use. Hand and power-drillingmachines, Fasteners, bolts, nuts, washers, rivet pin, key