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Metalwork Notes and support from this fledgling, Irish, educational, site are specifically designed for the needs of the Irish syllabus at both Leaving and Junior Certificate level. Teachers and Students are further advised that there are resources on all subjects available at Leaving and at ScoilNet. These are terrific and totally free sites.


  1. Drilling

  2. Fundementals of Machine Tools

  3. How Is Steel Made

  4. How Stuff Works. An absolute mine of information for students

  5. Information on Safety Hazards in the OSH Answers site will apply mostly to the physical conditions of the workplace or the way equipment and machinery are used.

  6. Iron Production - Techniques and History

  7. Metal Work Links. This is a terrific resource with loads of links for students of Metalwork

  8. Milling. Lots of links

  9. New Artwork. This is a commercial site that contains some terrific design concepts that will inspire budding artists and designers. Enrique Vega has been creating metalwork since 1980. Enrique's architectural & public art work include custom details such as railings, stairs, and gates, as well as one-of-a-kind furniture and sculpture.

  10. Parts of a Screw Thread

  11. Riveted Joints

  12. Surface Treatment of Metals. This site is to address and recommend the different verities of technology that can be applied to improve or enhance a surface

  13. Technology Links from Limerick University

  14. Welding For all your welding, NDT and metallurgical needs

  15. Workshop Tools Excellent clipart of most commonly used tools.