Thursday, March 8, 2012
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
Tomorrow the sixth graders will rotate through these 22 stations. We have spent the first two weeks learning shop safety and classroom expectations. The students will each spend between 1-2 minutes at each of these stations as they try their hand at using these tools and machines.
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
This is me, Jared Palmer, comparing piston rings. The one in a four stroke engine (or, lawn mower engine) and the one from an engine for storing natural gas underground.
So, if the small piston ring goes to the piston below, imagine the size of the piston for the natural gas storage unit...
By: Jared "The Inspector" Palmer
Thursday, November 17, 2011
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Friday, November 11, 2011
After four days of hard work, Drew (left) and Josh (right), completed a 4 stroke lawnmower engine. Piston trouble caused these two young, intelligent gentlemen to spend nearly three hours completing this impressive motor.