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






2. Tool used to temporarily hold material together.






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






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






5. Tool used to outline a mortise butt hinges.






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






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






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






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






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






11. Tool used to temporarily hold material together.






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






20. A square tool with a sliding blade.






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






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






23. Metals shears with lever-action handles to increase cutting power.






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






25. Large pry bar used in demolition; often called a crow bar.






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






27. Pliers with adjustable jaws.






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






29. General purpose prying tool with flattened claws.






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






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






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. Vertical; at right angles to level.






34. Thinner version of a compass saw.






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






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






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






38. 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.






39. Saws designed to cut metal.






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






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






42. Horizontal or perpendicular to the force of gravity.






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






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






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






46. The forward end of tools - such as a handsaw and hand plane.






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






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






49. Interchangeable tips or various driving style heads.






50. Cutting portion of a bench plane.