Year 10 Manufacturing (Resistant Materials)
Lesson 11 Week 11 Jigs (Clock Project)
Programmes of Study Teachers Rational Lesson1 (Situation and Brief) Practical Skills Design Skills Theory and Knowledge
Brainstorming, Cognitive Charts
and Attribute Analysis
Plastics. Properties, Uses and Common Forms.
Hardwoods and Softwoods Properties, Uses and Common Forms
Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals, Properties and Common forms
Drawing Styles and Modelling
Industrial Processes - Jigs
The two mild steel folding Jigs below are used in cojunction with the strip heater.
The acrylic is heated on the strip heater. Whilst in a malleable state the acrylic is placed into the jigs.
When the plastic is cooled it will retain its new shape and the marking out lines (in felt tipped pens) can be cleaned off.
Three other Folding Jigs