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Carpentry Hand Tools

Subjects : industries, carpentry
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  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. A pointed weight attached to a line to test for plumb.






2. Term used to describe long measuring tools that are rewound by hand.






3. (What teachers are to students) terms used to describe larger drill holes.






4. Tool designed to remove thin layers of material from various surfaces.






5. Carpenter's tool used to drive and pull nails.






6. Term used for drilling bits typically with a retractable blade.






7. Wood-drilling tool that adjusts to various diameters.






8. The joining of two pieces by cutting the end of each piece by bisecting the angle at which they are joined.






9. Hand tool used to shave thin layers of wood.






10. Tool used to drive nail heads below the surface.






11. Laying out woodwork to fit against on irregular surface.






12. Term used to describe cutting hole with turning bits.






13. Making a flared depression around the top of a hole to receive the head of a flathead screw; also the tool used to make the depression.






14. Short hand saw with a tapered blade used to cut curves or irregular shapes.






15. Interchangeable tips or various driving style heads.






16. String in a box with colored powder used to establish straight lines.






17. (What teachers are to students) terms used to describe larger drill holes.






18. The back end of objects - such as a handsaw or hand plane.






19. A cut - partway through - and across the grain of lumber.






20. Hand saw with short thin blade held by a bow-shaped frame used to cut irregular shapes in trim.






21. Saws designed to cut metal.






22. Driving a fastener nearly perpendicular to the material surfacer.






23. Short hand saw with a tapered blade used to cut curves or irregular shapes.






24. Nails driven diagonally to fasten the end of framing.






25. Wrench with jaws that move to various widths by turning a screw.






26. Hand saws that cut while being drawn toward the user.






27. All-purpose cutting tool - typically with a retractable blade.






28. Carpenter's tool used to drive and pull nails.






29. Saws designed to cut in the direction that is parallel to the wood grain.






30. Tool used to temporarily hold material together.






31. Term used for drilling bits typically with a retractable blade.






32. Making a flared depression around the top of a hole to receive the head of a flathead screw; also the tool used to make the depression.






33. A square tool with a sliding blade.






34. General purpose prying tool with flattened claws.






35. Driving a fastener nearly perpendicular to the material surfacer.






36. Hand tools used to shave thin layers of wood.






37. Tool used to temporarily hold material together.






38. The sloping edge or side of a piece for which the angle formed by the slope is not a right angle.






39. Term used to describe cutting hole with turning bits.






40. All-purpose cutting tool - typically with a retractable blade.






41. Pliers with adjustable jaws.






42. Wood-boring bit with a piloting screw tip.






43. General purpose prying tool with flattened claws.






44. Cutting portion of a bench plane.






45. Nails driven diagonally to fasten the end of framing.






46. Tool used to outline a mortise butt hinges.






47. The sharpening of a tool on a sharpening stone by rubbing the tool on the stone.






48. A cut - partway through - and running with the grain of lumber.






49. Metal tool designed to be driven by a hammer - and which is used to make mortises and other rectangular holes in wood.






50. Tool with sharp points that is clamped to a strip of wood to lay out arcs.