Essay AQA RM H S Tools And Equipment

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Tools + Equipment
Health + SAFETY ISSUES
Learning Objectives:
- To recap understanding of tools + equipment to aid exam performance - To recap knowledge of health + safety issues to aid exam performance. AQA Resistant Materials Mock Preparat

RESISTANT MATERIALS
REVISION

Marking Gauge

Sawing straight lines in wood or plastic (not metal) To scribe a line parallel to a surface edge in order to cut wood joints etc.

Try Square

Drawing a line at 90 degrees
OR checking a corner is square (90 degrees) AQA Resistant Materials Mock Preparat

Name

Tenon Saw or Back/Dovetail Saw

Process

Tools + EQUIPMENT

Hack Saw

File

• When clamping a piece of wood whilst sawing.
• Applying pressure whilst assembling Sawing metals or plastics to a required size/shape.

Shaping or smoothing a piece of wood, metal or plastic.

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G Clamp

Process

Tools + EQUIPMENT

Keep work square and clamped whilst assembling/gluing.

Machine Vice

Plane

Hold work still and secure when drilling. • When smoothing or cleaning a piece of wood
• When shaping a piece of wood

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Sash Clamp

Process

Tools + EQUIPMENT

Process

Hegna/Scroll Saw

Keep work square and clamped whilst assembling/gluing.

Pillar Drill

To drill work at a perfect 90 degrees or another angle using a drilling jig. AQA Resistant Materials Mock Preparat

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Tools + EQUIPMENT

To protect your breathing when working with dusty or hazardous materials. Ear defenders

To protect your ears when using loud machinery.

Apron

To protect your clothing from soiling or from being caught in machinery/tools. AQA Resistant Materials Mock Preparat

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Dust Mask

Use

Tools + EQUIPMENT

Goggles

Safety Boots

Protect your hands- particularly from heat when brazing or carrying out heat treatments. Protect your eyes from dust particles or any other flying debris from machining. Steel toe caps protect feet…