METAL BODY REPAIR - OD1653 - LESSON 1/PE 1
Describe a "drop" frame.
g. Is it economical to repair a body which has sustained damage to the main
structural members severe enough to collapse the box section member?
h. What item is NOT recommended as an aid in straightening crossmembers: C-
clamps, heat, hydraulic jack, or attachments.
i. What is the primary reason rivets are used to connect separate parts of
automobile and truck frames?
What vehicle hardware is normally referred to as trim?
k. Weatherstripping is normally used to secure windshield glass within the
roof panel assembly. How are the windshields of combat-type vehicles held
l. A dinging hammer is a general purpose hammer principally used on what
Name the hammer that is used to raise small, low spots when crossfiling.
Describe the shape of a roughing hammer.
What alloy is the high crown dolly made from?
p. On what parts of the vehicle will the hooks on the low crown dolly
normally be used?
q. What tool is used for removing dents on quarter panels around rear
pillars, behind inner construction, and behind back panel strainers?
What is another name for a caulking iron?
Name the two types of hydraulic body jacks.
t. What hydraulic jack component gives 6 inches of prompt adjustment when
pushing out large areas.
u. Five different minerals are commonly used for manufacturing abrasives
used with sanding disks. Name these abrasives.
v. Name the body shop applications for using a close coat No. 36 sanding