Section 9 Unit 2 Assessment Task, Work Booklets, Technical Information and Instructional “How to make” Videos

On this page you will see your Lamp Project Booklets, and “How to Make” Videos.

There is a lot of information on this page to help and guide through the Planning, Making and final Evaluation of your Desktop Lamp
You will find :
1. The unit Booklets
2. Interactive games to play, furthering your knowledge and understanding
3. Video demonstrating how to make each component part of the Lamp.
4. Images showing engineering processes, tools and Techniques.

STEP 1: Making the Aluminium/Plywood Lamp

Details of this part are given on Drawing No.1, together with Engineering Processes and Equipment required are given in booklets above.

Use the following videos and Photographs to help with your planning and making.

Always remember that you ate allowed to modify the design of the lamp, as long as you provide drawings for each modification that you make.

“Face Off” Aluminium Ring

Drill Dia.6mm USB Hole in Aluminium Ring

Preparing Plywood and Aluminium Blanks

Joining Parts of Aluminium Lamp Base

Joining Parts of Base

Drilling 12.5mm Hole into Base

STEP 2: Making the Aluminium Counter balance weight

Details of this part are given on Drawing No.2, together with Engineering Processes and Equipment required are given in booklets above.

Use the following videos and Photographs to help with your planning and making.

Always remember that you are allowed to modify the design of the lamp, as long as you provide drawings for each modification that you make.

STEP 3: Making the Aluminium Upright Support

Details of this part are given on Drawing No.3, together with Engineering Processes and Equipment required are given in booklets above.

Use the following videos and Photographs to help with your planning and making.

Always remember that you are allowed to modify the design of the lamp, as long as you provide drawings for each modification that you make.

The video below help to explain how you can make

Form the Internal M12x1.25 thread into the upright support

Form the 10 Degree Taper

STEP 4: Making the Aluminium Lamp Rods

Details of these 2 parts are given on Drawing No.4, together with Engineering Processes and Equipment required are given in booklets above.

Use the following videos and Photographs to help with your planning and making.

Always remember that you are allowed to modify the design of the lamp, as long as you provide drawings for each modification that you make.