Carpentry 1 - Fasteners, Adhesives and Sealants
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Which finish is best suited for fasteners intended for constant exterior use?
Which nail is commonly used for form-work and bracing?
Which nail, meant for exterior use, has an oval head?
Which nail is the best choice to apply underlay flooring materials?
What 3 characteristics are designated for screws?
- 1. Gauge (width)
- 2. Length
- 3. Type of head
What is the common shape of a drywall screw head?
What is the major difference between wood and sheet metal screws?
- Sheet metal has very sharp point
- Wood has a smooth shank
Which fastener has screw threads at one end and machine threads at the other end?
What is the distinguishing feature of a carriage bolt?
Round, dome head with a short, square shank which sinks to prevent turning
What is the one thing that is critical to the proper performance of most anchors?
Increase holding power by increasing friction or pressure
Which type of anchor wedges tighter as it is withdrawn?
Which hollow wall anchor can NOT be reattached to after it is disassembled?
What are the 3 basic categories of adhesives?
- 1. Natural
- 2. Synthetic (non-reactive)
- 3. Synthetic (reactive)
What is polyvinyl (PV) acetate glue commonly known as?
White or yellow wood working glue (carpentry glue)
Which glue requires both surfaces to be coated and allowed to dry before adhering?
Which glue requires application in a special pattern so that the air is not trapped behind the material?
What is a powder and water mix adhesive that is an excellent choice for gluing outdoor furniture?
Plastic (urea) resin
Which non-hardening sealant is often used to stop the passage of sound and air?
What is the property of having the ability to return to its original shape after distortion called?
What designation will be on the label of caulking that has additives to prevent moulds and mildews from forming?
Tub and tile
What is the base material for butyl caulking?
Installing caulking properly involves a ______ motion with the caulking gun.
What would you like to do?
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