Total Fabrication

Competency map - MEM5.10B – Apply fabrication, forming and shaping techniques

Performance criteria Skill Set Task
Element 1: Select and set up forming/shaping equipment for a specific operation
1.1   Most appropriate tools and equipment are selected.

Forming

Material Cutting

Roll a cylinder.
Press a transitional shape.

Accurately cut material.

1.2   Equipment is correctly set up and adjusted for operation to standard operating procedures.

Forming

Material Cutting

1.3   Allowances for shrinkage, thickness and inside/outside measurements are correctly made.

Tempate making

Material Cutting

Allow for material thickness.

Use material appropriately.

Element 2: Operate forming/shaping equipment
2.1  Machine is safely started up and shut down to standard operating procedures. Forming Roll a cylinder.
Press a conical shape.
Press a transitional shape.
Roll a conical shape.
Press a conical shape.
2.2   Material and safety guards are correctly positioned. Forming
2.3   Equipment is correctly operated and adjusted. Forming
Element 3: Form and shape material
3.1  Material is levelled, straightened, rolled, pressed or bent to specifications/ drawings using fabrication techniques.

Forming

Pressetting

Roll a cylinder.
Roll a conical shape.
Press a conical shape.
Press a transitional shape.

Methods of presetting.

3.2  Correct hot or cold forming procedures are followed.

Forming

Pressetting

3.3  Final form/shape is checked for compliance to specification and adjusted as necessary to standard operating procedures.

Forming

Pressetting

 

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