Tools and Equipment (Industrial Technology- Building and Furniture Design)
BUILDING AND FURNITURE DESIGN
Building Tool and Equipment
Joshua Baptiste 71533
Shawna - Kay Bryan 73666
At the end of this lesson students will be able to
name, list and differentiate between the different
types of building tools and equipment.
What are building tools and equipment?
The term ‘tools’ refers to instruments that are used by hand. Tools
maybe; hand tools, power tools or machine tools. Tools may be
general tools such as shovels and hammers, or specialist tools such
electrical tools or measuring devices. Some tools are multi-functional.
It is important that the correct tools are available to carry out the
works, otherwise there may be delays, or attempts to carry out the
works with an inappropriate tool which can cause damage, improper
installation or safety issues.
1.What are of some the purposes of the different
2.Why do you think building tools and building
equipment are different?
The term ‘equipment’ generally refers to a set of tools used for a
single purpose. A set of tools that are designated for a specific task
is known as equipment. This could be a small set of functional
items that contribute to a finished product.