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CLOSE THIS BOOKCarpentry for Vocational Schools - A Teacher's handbook (GTZ, 252 p.)
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1. TIMBER
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT1.1. Growth of a tree
VIEW THE DOCUMENT1.2. Timber conversion
VIEW THE DOCUMENT1.3. The air-seasoning of timber
VIEW THE DOCUMENT1.4. Shrinkage of timber
VIEW THE DOCUMENT1.5. Defects in timber
VIEW THE DOCUMENT1.6. Commercial size of timber
VIEW THE DOCUMENT1.7. Common timber
VIEW THE DOCUMENT1.8. Specification of material
VIEW THE DOCUMENT2. SCALES
3. CONCRETE
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT3.1. Composition of concrete
VIEW THE DOCUMENT3.2. Proportions for mixing concrete
VIEW THE DOCUMENT3.3. Reinforcing concrete
VIEW THE DOCUMENT3.4. Finishing concrete
4. CONCRETE FORMWORK
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT4.1. Formwork for concrete slab
VIEW THE DOCUMENT4.2. Formwork for concrete wall
VIEW THE DOCUMENT4.3. Formwork for concrete stairs
VIEW THE DOCUMENT4.4. Formwork for septic tank
5. FOOTINGS
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT5.1. Correct depth and shape
VIEW THE DOCUMENT5.2. Piers or stumps
VIEW THE DOCUMENT5.3. Correct embedding of piers or stumps
VIEW THE DOCUMENT5.4. Finish
VIEW THE DOCUMENT5.5. Strip footing on concrete block wall
VIEW THE DOCUMENT5.6. Control joints for concrete block wall
VIEW THE DOCUMENT5.7. Applying mortar to a block
VIEW THE DOCUMENT5.8. Strip footing on masonry (concrete) wall
VIEW THE DOCUMENT5.9. Different types of strip footing
6. TOOLS USED ON BUILDINGS
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT6.1. Marking out tools
VIEW THE DOCUMENT6.2. Sharp edge cutting tools
VIEW THE DOCUMENT6.3. Maintenance of chisel and plane iron
VIEW THE DOCUMENT6.4. Tooth cutting tools
VIEW THE DOCUMENT6.5. Maintenance of crosscut saw and rip saw
VIEW THE DOCUMENT6.6. Boring tools
VIEW THE DOCUMENT6.7. Driving tools
VIEW THE DOCUMENT6.8. Guiding tools
VIEW THE DOCUMENT6.9. Bricklaying tools
VIEW THE DOCUMENT6.10. Concrete working tools
7. FASTENERS
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT7.1. Nails
VIEW THE DOCUMENT7.2. Screws
VIEW THE DOCUMENT7.3. Bolts and nuts
VIEW THE DOCUMENT7.4. Building accessories
8. FOUNDATION
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT8.1. Setting out side
VIEW THE DOCUMENT8.2. Setting out profile
VIEW THE DOCUMENT8.3. Fixing posts or stumps
VIEW THE DOCUMENT8.4. Bearers
VIEW THE DOCUMENT8.5. Joists
VIEW THE DOCUMENT9. JOINTS
10. BRACING
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT10.1. Structurally
VIEW THE DOCUMENT10.2. Wallframe
VIEW THE DOCUMENT10.3. Braces
11. WALLFRAME
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT11.1 Parts of a wallframe
VIEW THE DOCUMENT11.2. Procedure of making a wallframe
VIEW THE DOCUMENT11.3. Erecting a wallframes
12. CEILING
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT12.1. Ceiling joists
VIEW THE DOCUMENT12.2. Purpose of the ceiling joists
VIEW THE DOCUMENT12.3. Joining ceiling joists
VIEW THE DOCUMENT12.4. Ceiling joists used as part of a roof truss
VIEW THE DOCUMENT12.5. Hanger
VIEW THE DOCUMENT12.6. Manhole
VIEW THE DOCUMENT12.7. Stairway
13. ROOFING
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT13.1. Different roof shapes
VIEW THE DOCUMENT13.2. Technical terms of a roof
VIEW THE DOCUMENT13.3. Rafter and ridge roof
VIEW THE DOCUMENT13.4. Roof truss
VIEW THE DOCUMENT13.5. Diagonal roof bracing
VIEW THE DOCUMENT13.6. Roofing iron
VIEW THE DOCUMENT13.7. Laying of roofing iron
VIEW THE DOCUMENT13.8. Finishing a roof
14. WINDOWS
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT14.1. Parts of a window frame
VIEW THE DOCUMENT14.2. Calculating of a window opening
VIEW THE DOCUMENT14.3. Joining a window frame
VIEW THE DOCUMENT14.4. Fixing a window frame
15. OUTSIDE CLADDING
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT15.1. Timber weather boards
VIEW THE DOCUMENT15.2. Fibre cement boards
VIEW THE DOCUMENT15.3. ''V'' crimp iron
16. FLOORING
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT16.1. Different types of flooring boards
VIEW THE DOCUMENT16.2. Laying of flooring boards
VIEW THE DOCUMENT16.3. Finishing of flooring
17. ELECTRICITY
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT17.1. Basic knowledge
VIEW THE DOCUMENT17.2. Fuse box
VIEW THE DOCUMENT17.3. Electricity accessories
VIEW THE DOCUMENT17.4. How to connect switch, power point, light and power plug
VIEW THE DOCUMENT17.5. Simple house wiring
VIEW THE DOCUMENT17.6. Alternate switching
18. PLUMBING
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT18.1. Water pipes
VIEW THE DOCUMENT18.2. Plumbing tools
VIEW THE DOCUMENT18.3. Plumbing fittings
VIEW THE DOCUMENT18.4. Guidelines for plumbing
19. INSIDE CLADDING
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT19.1. Plywood painted
VIEW THE DOCUMENT19.2. Plywood varnished
20. DOORS
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT20.1. Door frame
VIEW THE DOCUMENT20.2. Calculating of opening
VIEW THE DOCUMENT20.3. Fixing door jambs
VIEW THE DOCUMENT20.4. Hanging a door
VIEW THE DOCUMENT20.5. Types of doors
21. SKIRTING, ARCHITRAVES, CORNERSTRIPS
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT21.1. Shapes
VIEW THE DOCUMENT21.2. Cutting and joining
22. PAINTING
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT22.1. Types of paint
VIEW THE DOCUMENT22.2. Finishes
VIEW THE DOCUMENT22.3. Colours
VIEW THE DOCUMENT22.4. Methods of applications
VIEW THE DOCUMENT22.5. Tools and materials
VIEW THE DOCUMENT22.6. Preparations
VIEW THE DOCUMENT22.7. Painting
VIEW THE DOCUMENT22.8. How to ensure a perfect finish
VIEW THE DOCUMENT22.9. Cleaning up
23. STAIRS
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT23.1. Technical terms of a stair
VIEW THE DOCUMENT23.2. Parts of a stair
VIEW THE DOCUMENT23.3. Calculating the number and size of steps
VIEW THE DOCUMENT23.4. Calculating the width of the stringers
VIEW THE DOCUMENT23.5. Marking out stringers
VIEW THE DOCUMENT23.6. Marking out top and bottom end of stringers
VIEW THE DOCUMENT23.7. Joining and assembling stairs
VIEW THE DOCUMENT23.8. Fixing stairs
VIEW THE DOCUMENT23.9. External stairs
VIEW THE DOCUMENT23.10. Concrete stairs
24. HARDWARE
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT24.1. Locks
VIEW THE DOCUMENT24.2. Hinges
25. WATERTANKS
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VIEW THE DOCUMENT25.1. Sizes of watertanks
VIEW THE DOCUMENT25.2. Watertank foundations
VIEW THE DOCUMENT25.3. Ferrocement tanks
VIEW THE DOCUMENT25.4. Maintenance and treatment of watertanks
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