Printed from the Merit Badge Center, Philippines -


  1. Show how to sharpen an edge-cutting tool, and a tooth-cutting tool.

  2. Demonstrate the use of the ruler, square, level, plumb line, meter, chalk line, and bevel.

  3. Demonstrate the proper way to drive, set, and clinch a nail; draw a spike with a claw hammer; join two pieces of wood with screws.

  4. Show the correct use of the cross-cut saw, and the rip-saw.

  5. Show how to place the edge and the broad surface of a board.

  6. Demonstrate how to use a chisel by making a mortise, a lap joint, and a tenon joint.

  7. Without assistance, make a simple article of furniture for practical use in the home or around the yard - such as a pergola, bench, small shed, chair, table, or cabinet.


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