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Carpentry Hand Tools

Subjects : industries, carpentry
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1. Tool used to outline a mortise butt hinges.






2. A fixed or adjustable tool for guiding handsaws in cutting miter joints or in making cross cuts.






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






4. Vertical; at right angles to level.






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






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






7. Cutting tools designed to cut across wood grain.






8. A cutout along the edge or end of lumber.






9. Tool used for quick layout of angles - particular for rafters.






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






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






12. Interchangeable tips or various driving style heads.






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






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






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






16. A square tool with a sliding blade.






17. A pointed weight attached to a line to test for plumb.






18. The cutting of the end of a piece at any angle other than a right angle.






19. A small hand tool with a low-blade angle used to shave thin layers of wood.






20. A square tool with a sliding blade.






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






22. Handsaw blade style with aggressive teeth that cut wood fast in both directions.






23. Heavier (20-32 ounce) hammers used in framing.






24. A length of wood or metal having at least one straight edge to be used for testing straight surfaces.






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






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






27. Thinner version of a compass saw.






28. Horizontal or perpendicular to the force of gravity.






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






30. Prying tool used to remove nails that have been driven all the way.






31. Two foot long tool with spirit vials used to determine level and plumb.






32. Compass like tool used to lay out circles and perform incremental step-offs in various layouts.






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






34. A cutout along the edge or end of lumber.






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






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






37. Tool used to outline a mortise butt hinges.






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






39. Interchangeable tips or various driving style heads.






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






41. Horizontal or perpendicular to the force of gravity.






42. Vertical; at right angles to level.






43. Compass like tool used to lay out circles and perform incremental step-offs in various layouts.






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






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






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






47. Thinner version of a compass saw.






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






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






50. Tool used to temporarily hold material together.