Group C Woodworking Data

Introduction/Cutting We began by carrying logs to the Old Tennis Court, watching Sam select logs for our uprights and helping him begin the process of sawing. Process Tools Times Observations Selection Eyes 1:17-1:19 Logs for uprights were much thicker than expected, with large forks at the top. One was longer than the other. Measurement Another…

Week 5 Group B Lab Data: Wool

The Sheep Leicester Longwool largest of the four types of sheep curly s-shaped/clockwise fleece; fast-growing; shorn twice per year only males have horns breed developed in England; rather domesticated Icelandic on the smaller side shorter and straighter fleece than the longwools; can be shorn twice per year both males and females have horns allowed to…

Brooch Making Group C Data

Metal Casting We started with 30 pennyweights of bronze casting grain poured into the crucible. The start time was 2:12 and the finish time was 2:20. Temperature (F) Steps 878.7 Initial heat of flame 1217 First metal temp 1276 Second metal temp 1624 Third metal temp (flask goes in) 1700 Pin dropped, spinning 998 Flask…

Metalworking Lab: Group B Data

The following piece is a play-by-play breakdown of Group B’s activities during the Metalworking lab, including quantitative data of metal weights and temperatures, and qualitative experiences. Danny introduces casting. Showing us what steps were done to prepare for our lab, specifically the creation of the mold. The steps for creating the mold were as follows…