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Manual Training For The Rural Schools | by Louis M. Roehl



A Group Of Farm and Home Woodworking Problems

TitleManual Training For The Rural Schools
AuthorLouis M. Roehl
PublisherThe Bruce Publishing Company
Year1916
Copyright1916, The Bruce Publishing Company
AmazonManual Training For The Rural Schools

By Louis M. Roehl Director of Farm Mechanics, Milwaukee County School of Agriculture and Domestic Economy, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

-Preface
This book, Manual Training for the Rural Schools, as its name implies, is a set of woodworking problems especially adapted for the rural schools. It is planned as a textbook to be used by the pupils...
-Woodworking Equipment For Country Schools
22-inch Hand Rip Saw 8 Point................. $1.50 22-inch Hand Cross Cut Saw 8 Point............ 1.50 Claw Hammer, 12 oz. Straight Claw, Plain Face . .55 Jack Plane, 14-inch with 2-inch Cutter......
-Directions For Reducing Stock To Dimensions
1 - Plane one side smooth and mark I. Call this side the working face. Fig. 1. Fig. 1. Holding Wood Between Bench Pegs and Planing Surface. Fig. 2. Edge Planing. 2 - Plane one adjoining e...
-Bread Board
Material Required Lumber: 1 piece basswood, poplar or white pine 1 3/6x5 5/8 x ll 1/2 inches. Tools Sharp lead pencil, rule, try square, jack plane, handy saw, brace, 3/8 inch bit, 3/4 inch chis...
-Bench Hook
Material Required Lumber: 1 piece white or yellow pine, 13/16x5 5/8x10 1/2 inches. 1 piece white or yellow pine 13/16x1 7/8x11 inches. (Cypress or Oregon pine may be substituted for white or yell...
-Feeding Trough For Chicks
Material Required Lumber: 1 piece cypress, white pine or basswood, 13/16x4 1/8x9 inches. 1 piece cypress, white pine or basswood, 13/16x13/16x22 1/2 inches. 1 piece cypress, white pine or basswoo...
-Fly Trap
Material Required Lumber: 1 piece white pine, cypress or basswoood 13/16x8x24 inches 1 piece white pine or basswood 1/2x1 1/8x36 inches. Hardware: 16 flat head bright wood screws 1 1/2 inch, No. ...
-Folding Bench
Material Required Lumber: 1 piece cypress or white pine 13/16x8 inches x 9 ft 6 inches. 1 piece cypress or white pine 1/2x1 1/4 inches x 7 feet. (Oregon pine or Southern pine may be subst...
-Nail And Staple Box
Material Required Lumber: 1 piece white pine or basswood 13/16x8 1/4xll 1/2 inches. 1 piece white pine or basswood 13/16x5 1/2x11 1/2 inches. 1 piece white pine or basswood 1/2x4 inches by 4 feet ...
-Bird House
Material Required Lumber: 1 piece white pine or basswood 3/8x534 inches x 3 feet 2 inches. 1 piece white pine or basswood 1/2x8 1/4x8 1/2 inches. 1 piece white pine or basswood 13/16xl 1/8xl6 1/2 ...
-Window Screen
Material Required For Each Window Lumber: 1 piece white pine or cypress 1 1/8x2 1/2 inches by width of window for bottom rail. 1 piece white pine 1 1/8 x2 inches by width of window plus twice the ...
-Tool Sharpening
There are three distinct operations in sharpening a plane, bit or chisel; first, grinding, Fig. 21; second, whetting the beveled side, Fig. 22; third, removing the wire edge from the plain side, Fig. ...
-Saw Filing
The first operation in sharpening a saw is that of jointing the saw, Fig. 24. The purpose of this is to bring all teeth to an even length. This is done by drawing a flat file across the teeth of the s...
-Milking Stool
Material Required Lumber: 1 piece white pine 13/16x10x5'3. (Cypress or redwood may be substituted for white pine.) Hardware: 15 flat head bright wood screws, 1 3/4 No. 10. 16 flat head brigh...
-Ironing Board
Material Required Lumber: 1 piece white pine, poplar or basswood, l 1/8xl2x5' 0. 1 piece white pine, poplar or basswood, 13/16x4x3' 6. 1 piece birch or oak 13/16x1 1/4x8' 4. Hardware: 2 ...
-Wagon Jack
Material Required Lumber: 1 piece oak, birch, maple or other hardwood 1x6x6' 6. Hardware: 6 machine bolts 3/8x3 1/2 with washers. 2 flat head, bright wood screws 1 1/2, No. 10. 2 pieces of ...
-Community Bird House
Material Required Lumber: 1 piece white pine or basswood 1/2x6 1/2x9' 4. 1 piece white pine or basswood 13/16x4x4. 1 piece white pine or basswood 1 1/2xl 1/2xl6. (Poplar, cypress or re...
-Chicken Feed Hopper
Material Required Lumber: 2 pieces white pine 1xl2xl2' 0. Redwood or cypress may be substituted for white pine. Hardware: 1/2 lb. 8d common nails. 1 round-head blued wood screw 1 1/4 No. 10. ...
-Chicken Brooder Coop And Run
Material Required Lumber: 1 piece 13/16x9xl0' 0 white pine, Oregon pine, cypress or redwood. 1 piece 13/16x2 1/2xl0' 0 white pine, Oregon pine, cypress or redwood. 1 piece 13/16x2x7' 6 ...
-Three-Horse Evener
Lumber: 1 piece select hickory 1 3/4x5x4' 4. (If hickory is not available, white ash may be used.) Hardware: 1 iron rivet 1/4x3 3/4 with 2 washers. 1 iron rivet 1/4x5 1/4 with 2 washers. D...
-Two-Horse Evener
Lumber: 1 piece select hickory or ash 1 3/4x4 1/2x4' 0. Hardware: 2 iron rivets 1/4x3 3/4. Directions 1. Reduce stock to 1 3/4x4 1/2x4' 0. 2. Lay out the taper by drawing lines across the b...
-Singletree
Lumber: 1 piece of hickory or ash 2 1/4x2 3/4x2' 10. Directions 1. Square up the stock to finished dimensions. 2. Find the center at each end by drawing lines diagonally as shown in the detail d...
-Fence And Gate
Material Required Lumber: 5 pieces white or yellow pine 7/8x6xl6' 0. 2 pieces white or yellow pine 7/8x6xl4' 0. 1 piece white or yellow pine 7/8x4x6' 0. 1 piece round hardwood 5/8 x6...







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