Category: Basic Technology (Introductory Technology)

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Tools and materials for house wiring

When it comes to house wiring, there are several tools and materials you may need. Here’s a list of common tools and materials used for…

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Motion in Engineering

Motion can be defined as the movement of a body (object) from one point to another with the application of force. Types of Motion At…

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Wood Work Project

Woodworking is a craft that involves shaping, carving, and constructing objects using wood as the primary material. It is a versatile and rewarding hobby that…

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Windows

A window is an opening in a wall, door, roof or vehicle that allows the passage of light, sound, and air. Modern windows are usually…

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Building Components (Foundation)

A foundation (or, more commonly, base) is the element of an architectural structure which connects it to the ground and transfers loads from the structure…

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Wood Processing

The major wood product categories are sawntimber, wood-based panels, woodchips, paper and paper products and miscellaneous others including poles and railway sleepers. During the last…

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Rubber and plastics

Rubber vs. Plastic In the past, people have seen the progress of technology. From the simple usage of wood and cement to the invention of…

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Properties of ceramics and glass

Ceramic Material Characteristics Ceramics and glasses are inorganic, nonmetallic materials consisting of metallic and nonmetallic elements bonded primarily with ionic and covalent bonds. These high…

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Metals

Metals – Ferrous and Non Ferrous 1. Metals. Exercise 1: Make a list of all the different metals that you know about. 2. Metals. Two main…

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Properties of metals

Differences and similarities between metals and non-metals Properties: Metals: Non-metals: Strong Brittle Malleable and ductile Brittle React with oxygen to form basic oxides React with…

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Wood

identification of wood up vote13down voteaccepted Hardwood is usually from a deciduous tree and softwood is usually from a coniferous one. Hardwoods typically have a…

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Properties of materials

What is wood? You often hear people grumbling about money and all kinds of other things that “don’t grow on trees”; the great thing about…

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Workshop safety

Rules and Regulations 1) Never work alone in the workshop, work at least in pairs. This is so because in case of industrial/workshop accident the…

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Work Shop Safety

Workshop rules and safety considerations Workshop safety is everyone’s responsibility, the following rules have been put in place to ensure the safety of all students…

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Technology

Technology (“science of craft”, from Greek τέχνη, techne, “art, skill, cunning of hand”; and -λογία, -logia[2]) is the collection of techniques, skills, methods, and processes used in the production of goods or services or in the accomplishment of objectives, such…

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Orthographic Drawing

Imagine you are shopping for a chair to go in your living room. You find the perfect one, but it is way too expensive. Fortunately,…

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Perspective Drawing

A mathematical system for representing three-dimensional objects and space on a two-dimensional surface by means of intersecting lines that are drawn vertically and horizontally and…

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Oblique Drawing

Definition of oblique drawing  a projective drawing of which the frontal lines are given in true proportions and relations and all others at suitable angles other…

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Drawing Practices

Isometric drawing; A pictorial representation of an object in which all three dimensions are drawn at full scale rather than foreshortening them to the true…

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Metal Processing

Metal Alloys An alloy is a material made by melting one or more metals together with other elements. This is an alphabetical list of alloys grouped…

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