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Natural Woods
SOLID BEECH FOR LEGS AND FRAMEWORK
Expect reference to:

Use of circular saws/dimension saws to cut pieces to size- cutting all pieces of
same dimension at the same time to avoid wasting time adjusting machine.
Use of `stops' and guides to ensure parts are cut to size quickly…

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MEANING OF THIS LOGO
This is the Forest Stewardship Council (F.S.C) logo. It indicates
that the timber is sourced from sustainable forests.

BEECH- CHOPPING BOARD
. Beech is a close grained hardwood which is needed to
help prevent food being absorbed into the chopping board.
. Beech has good hardness…

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E.g.
MDF is available in long- wide boards which means that a large surface like the table
top can be made more easily than joining lots of planks together.
MDF can be machined to take Knock- Down fittings typically used to assemble such
products.
The laminate finish used on the…

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EXPLAIN HOW THE STRUCTURE OF PLYWOOD GIVES THE MATERIAL STRENGTH.
Wood veneers are laminated with synthetic resin with their grain running at right
angles to each other. This gives the board uniform strength- i.e. all parts of the board
are equally as strong

NAME THE MATERIALS THAT ARE COMBINED TO…

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Ferrous metals

MILD STEEL SHEET- CAR BODY PANEL

Mild steel is a malleable material which means it can be press formed into the shape
required and retain the shape.
Mild steel is a ductile material which means it can stretch over the forming die
without tearing or splitting.
Mild steel…

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APPLICATION STAINLESS STEEL
Kitchen sink, saucepans, kitchen utensils, cutlery

SUITABLE METAL FOR THE SINK
Stainless steel does not corrode when exposed to moisture and air. Corrosion would
make the sink look unsightly.
Stainless steel is malleable/ductile so it can be press formed into the shape of the
sink.
Stainless steel…

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Mild steel is a malleable material which can be rolled into shape or extruded into a
tube. Mild steel is a hard material and will withstand being dropped and the wear &
tear of daily use. Chrome plating protects the steel from corrosion and gives the
product an aesthetically pleasing…

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Brass- Door furniture, window locks, padlocks, taps, plumbing fittings, electrical plug
pins, etc Titanium- jewellery, watches, bone fixings, hip replacements, etc.

Aluminium- Drinks can, alloy wheels, cycle frame, engine components, etc.
ALUMINIUM DRINKS CAN
Malleable which allows the can shape to be cupped and deep drawn.
Non-toxic material will not…

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Aluminium can be easily die cast into the required shape because it has a low
melting point.
Aluminium will not react with citrus fruits and therefore won't contaminate
the food etc
Aluminium will not corrode and therefore the product will maintain a good
aesthetic appearance, suitable for a kitchen. It…

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- 3 legged design could make the lemon squeezer prone to tipping over when
force is applied to the fruit.
- There is nothing to catch the fruit juice or to separate the pips from the juice
-features normally provided in traditional juicers.
- Polished aluminium/stainless steel construction is unnecessary…

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