Archivo de la categoría: Tools

Technology vocabulary


In this post we are going to study some useful words in Technology. It will help to understand all the units we are about to start.

Click on this link and you will learn about tools and actions with tools. These exercises are shared by the Technology department of IES Illanes.

ACTIVITIES ABOUT TECHNOLOGY VOCABULARY

Pop riveting and hot glue gun


In these links from www.technologystudent.com we can study pop riveting and how a hot glue gun works. After watching these webpages you can answer the worksheets I gave you in the classroom.

http://www.technologystudent.com/joints/popriv1.htm

http://www.technologystudent.com/equip1/htglu1.htm

How to use a rivet gun


We are going to begin a new topic about joining systems.
Today, you are going to watch this video called how to use a rivet gun.

After watching it you have to answer these questions:

1. What is the purpose of rivet gun?

 

2. What type of rivet gun is in the video? Hand operated, air operated or electrically operated?

 

3. To install the rivet, the handles must be first unlocked or locked?

 

4. Why are there more than one mounting attachments on the rivet gun?

 

5. When you squeeze the handles, or apply pressure, what happens to the rivet?