Upholstery


Category: Vocational 
Master:  Technician
Skill Level:  UNK
Original Honor:  UNK
Adventsource Honors Handbook PDF
Adventsource Catalog: #006505 Patch Order (must have approved order login) 
Wikibooks.org Article/Answer Key Upholstery
Originating Institution:   South Pacific Division

Requirements:

1. Know five of the following terms used in upholstery to describe the tools and give their uses:

a. Tack Claw
b. Staple Remover
c. Regulator, Mattress Needle
d. Magnetic Hammer
e. Sharp Knife or ?Snap? blade knife
f. Work Table
g. Industrial Sewing Machine
h. Sundry Items.

2. Explain the use of the following items:

a. Webbing
b. Staples and Tacks
c. Hessian
d. Buttoning Cord or Waxed Flax
e. Calico
f. Fibre
g. Flock
h. Foam Sheeting
i. Glues
j. Back Tacking Strip.

3. Name two types of material used for upholstery.

4. Explain how to fit the top cover to a lid.

5. What is the name of the material used for the base of lounges and the base of your box etc., and what is its purpose?

6. Name two methods of attaching covers to chairs.

7. Complete a or b:

a.  Ottoman
b. Toybox

8. Complete a Feature Panel.