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Re: Senior Projects
Posted to Educators' Forum on 2/2/2016 1 Reply

One of the projects I do is a basic electrical panel with a fuse relay switch light built out of thin aluminum that they build. The skill set involves fabrication, crimping with barrel roll and standard pliers, soldering every joint and connection, multimeter use, test light use, voltage drop checks. After it is built and works as designed, I put bugs into them and have them troubleshoot, eg blown fuse, bulbs, poor grounds, shorted, open relays. The students enjoy the challenge and it is engaging work. If you want my pics and basic templates, etc, email me at [...]

Grant Marshall
Dover Bay Secondary School
Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada

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