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Hand-Craft: The Most Reliable Basis Of Technical Education In Schools And Classes | by John D. Sutcliffe



A text book embodying a system of pure mechanical art, without the aid of machinery ; Being an english exposition of slojd as cultivated in sweden, and generally adopted by all scandinavian peoples, to their great advantage.

TitleHand-Craft: The Most Reliable Basis Of Technical Education In Schools And Classes
AuthorJohn D. Sutcliffe
PublisherCharles E. Merrill & Co.
Year1890
Copyright1890, Charles E. Merrill & Co.
AmazonHand-craft

Explained And Illustrated By John D. Sutcliffe, Of The Manchester Recreative Evening Classes.

With An Introduction By T. C Horsfall, J.P.

-Introduction
IT is surprising that so few efforts have hitherto been made in this country to introduce manual training into Elementary Schools. Adequate reason for making such training part of the national system ...
-Hand-Craft
FOR some generations there has been cultivated in Sweden, and amongst Scandinavian and kindred peoples, a course of training in personal ingenuity, unknown in most other countries. It does not seem to...
-Basis Of Teaching
Practical teaching of Hand-Craft is based upon models for imitation. These models, distinguished by numbering from ia and ib to 25, are represented by the drawings accompanying these pages, and the...
-List Of The Models
*** The second column indicates the kind of wood required-B. signifying Beech or Birch, and F. signifying Fir, commonly called Deal or Pine; the class of wood usually distinguished as Pine being prefe...
-Tools And Appliances
The following is a List of Tools and Appliances necessary for producing the models before enumerated, with the cost of each, both Swedish and English. Descriptions of Articles. ...
-The Bench
A drawing of the Bench is annexed, to show the difference between one adapted for Sloyd or Hand-Craft and the kind in common use by carpenters. The Sloyd Bench is usually about 7 ft. long, 2 ft. wide,...
-Tool Exercises
The making of the models involves training in the exercises enumerated in the following list, the numbering being for subsequent reference. 1.. Long Cut (with grain). 2. End Cut (across grain). ...
-Making Of The Models
The following are the descriptions of how to apply the Exercises to the making of the Models. ...
-No. 1a. Kindergarten Pointer
(Requiring Exercises 1 And 2.) Commence with a piece of Beech, rather more than 5 in. long, and not less than 3/4 in. thick. It is all the better, for this and other exercises, if it is split from ...
-No. 1b. Kindergarten Pointer
(Requiring Exercises 1, 2, And 3.) Proceed as for the previous model until the round pointer is produced. Then apply Exercise 3 to the two Oblique Cuts shown from A to a in the figures 1, 2, and 3,...
-No. 2. Parcel-Pin Or Carrier
(Requiring Exercises 1, 2, And 4.) Commence with a piece of Beech rather more than 3 in. long and 5/8 in. thick. Reduce it in like manner as previously described to a stem 3 in. long and 3/8 in. sq...
-No. 3. Flower-Stick
(Requiring Exercises 5, 1, 2, And 6.) This is the first model made in soft wood, and introduces Exercise 5, Sawing Off. From the edge of a 3/4-in. board saw off a piece the same width as the thickn...
-No. 4. Envelope Opener
(Requiring Exercises 5, 1, 2, And 6.) Saw from Beech, a piece about 8 in. long, 3/4 in. wide and \ in. thick. With the knife, make one of the flat sides perfectly level and smooth throughout, and c...
-No. 5. Rectangular Flower-Stick, With Chamfered Or Bevelled Corners
(Requiring Exercises 5, 7, 8, 9, 6, And 3.) In this model the Jack Plane and the Try Square are used for the first time. Saw off from Pine a piece about 16 in. long and in. square. Plane one side...
-No. 6. Pencil Holder
(Requiring Exercises 5, 1, 11, 6, And 2.) This model for the first time introduces the Brace and Bit. Saw off from Pine a piece 10 in. long, and 3/4 in. square. With the knife, cut one end across ...
-No. 7. Key Label
(Requiring Exercises 5, 12, 8, 9, 10, 11, 6, 2, And 13.) This is mainly intended for an exercise in planing, and it is better to get out a piece of Pine sufficient for two models-that is, about 9 i...
-No. 8. Thread-Winder
(Requiring Exercises 5, 7, 12, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 1, 6, 16, And 13.) Beech is required, about 7 in. long, 3 in. wide, and 1/2 in. thick. Plane one side and one edge. Draw the centre line A to B in F...
-No. 9. Dibble For Garden
(Requiring Exercises 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 17, 18, 6, 2, And 13.) Saw out from Fir a piece 14 in. long and 1 1/4 in. square. Plane one side straight and another side at right angles. Set the Marking Gaug...
-No. 10. Pen Rest
(Requiring Exercises 5, 8, 9, 10, 20, 1, 2, 18, And 13.) Cut from Beech a piece 5 in. long, 1 in. wide, and 3/4 in. thick. Plane one side and one edge at right angles, then gauge and plane to thick...
-No. 11. Flower-Pot Stand
(Requiring Exercises 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 2, 1, 6, 13, And 21.) This consists of two pieces, as shown in Figs. 1 and 2 of drawings No. 11, each piece so made as to cross and fit the other at the centre,...
-No. 12. Paper-Knife
(Requiring Exercises 5, 7, 12, 8, 9, 10, 22, 16, 6, 23, 13, And 24.) Cut from Beech a very straight-grained piece, 14 in. long, 2 in. wide, and 3/8 in. thick. Plane one side and one edge at right a...
-No. 13. Knife Rest
(Requiring Exercises 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 20, 18, 26, 1, 2, 27, 13, And 24.) Cut from Beech a piece about 5 in. long, 1 in. wide, and 7/8 in. thick. Plane one side and one edge at right angles. Then saw...
-No. 14. Bowl For Toilette, Etc
(Requiring Exercises 5, 7, 12, 8, 9, 10, 15, 26, 13, 28, 29, 6, And 24.) This model is shown in the perspective Fig. 1 of drawings No. 14. Commence for it by cutting from Beech a piece about 5 in. ...
-No. 15. Hammer-Handle
(Requiring Exercises 5, 7, 12, 8, 9, 22, 30, 4, 31. 2, 13, And 24.) This study exercises ability in the mastery of elliptical lines, and in the use of the spokeshave in Exercises 30 and 31. Cut ...
-No. 16. Handle For Chisel Or File
(Requiring Exercises 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 33, 18, 6, 2, 13, And 24.) From Beech cut a piece 6 in. long, 2 in. wide, and 1 1/4 in. thick. Plane one side and one edge at right angles. Gauge for greate...
-No. 17. Spoon
(Requiring Exercises 5, 19, 12, 8, 9, 10, 32, 22, 29, 14, 15, 26, 13, 2, 8, 6, 24, 16, And 1.) From very carefully selected Beech cut a piece 10 in. long, 2\ in. wide, and 1 3/4 in. thick. Plane on...
-No. 18. Chopping-Board
(Requiring Exercises 5, 12, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 26, 34, 13, 25, And 24.) This especially involves straight and square planing. Cut from Deal a piece 20 in. long, 6 1/2 in. wide, and 1 in. thick. Plan...
-No. 19. Half-Yard Measure
(In The Original Sloyd Model This Is A Half-Metre Measure.) (Requiring Exercises 5, 7, 12, 8, 9, 10, 25, 30, 15, 16, 6, 2, 13, And 24.) Select from Beech an exceptionally straight-grained piece 24 ...
-No. 20. Scoop
(Requiring Exercises 5, 19, 12, 9, 14, 7, 15, 26, 32, 33, 29, 28, 13, 18, 6, 16, 2, And 24.) Cut from Beech a carefully-selected piece 11 in. long, 3 in. wide, and 3 in. thick. Plane one side and o...
-No. 21. Hanging Pegs Or Rack
(Requiring Exercises 5, 7, 12, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 26, 13, 18, 4,26,37, 29, 35, 39, 40, And 42.) From Deal cut out two pieces, one 18 in. long, 3 1/2 in. wide, and 7/8 in. thick ; the other 15 in. lo...
-No. 22. Flower-Pot Stand
(Requiring Exercises 5, 7, 12, 8, 9, 10, 34, 20, 2, 1, 13, 41, 42, And 35.) This is an especially good subject for straight sawing, straight planing, and nailing. Cut from Deal a piece about 22 ...
-No. 23. Foot-Stool
(Requiring Exercises 5, 7, 12, 8, 9, 10, 3, 4, 15, 44, 32, 29, 14, 13, 3, 5, 41, And 42.) Cut from Deal two pieces, one 12 in. long, 6 in. wide, and 1 1/4 in. thick; the other 18 in. long, 3 1/4 in...
-No. 24. Book-Carrier
(Requiring Exercises 5, 12, 8, 9, 10, 3, 4, 15, 44, 32, 29, 14, 13, 3, 5, 41, And 42.) This is made partly in hard and partly in soft wood. For the handle, cut from Beech a piece 8 in. long, 2 i...
-No. 25. Ladle
(Requiring Exercises 5, 19, 12, 9, 10, 32, 15, 33, 29, 14, 26, 28, 22, 49, 31, 1, 6, 16, 13, And 24.) Cut from Beech a piece 16 in. long, 4 in. wide, and 4 in. thick. The manner of proceeding resem...
-Drawing Books
Kindergarten Drawing Book. Part I. Compiled by T. G. Rooper. Two Hundred Blackboard Drawing Exercises for Infants' Classes. Small quarto, cloth, price IS. 6d. Kindergarten Drawing Book. Part II....
-Geometry Books
Book I. Lines, Parallels, Angles and Triangles drawn with Rulers. Book II. Quadrilaterals and Simple Geometrical Figures drawn with Rulers. Book III. Lines and Angles. Book IV. Drawing to Scale. Book ...
-Studies In Machine Design
By C. F. ARCHER, Certificated Teacher, Subject II. ELEMENTARY STAGE. 1. Hexagon and Square-headed Bolts and Nuts. 2. Flange Coupling for Shafts of different diameter. 3. Hydraulic Pipe Joint....







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