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January 21, 2020
Electricity

4-H Electric

Manuals are required to be completed, checked by club leader, and record sheet needs to be signed by club leader.  Manual is not part of the exhibit.  When completions states complete your record that is referring to the Jay County Record Sheet .

Division I    First Year Project                                                            Project Completion Recommendations

  1. Make a circuit board.
  2. Conduct a Hazard Hunt.
  3. Complete your record

Exhibit at your local or county fair a circuit board no larger than 6" x 6" (using kit provided, label parallel or series circuit). "What I Have Done and Learned" is required  to be completed.  It will be checked by club leader.  Record sheet will be signed by club leader

 Division II   Second Year Project                                                  Project Completion Recommendations

  1. Make a magnetic powered flashlight or exhibit a poster (22" x 28") on a topic described in the manual.
  2. Complete your record. Exhibit *Exhibit at your local or county fair either: magnetic powered flashlight or a poster (22" x 28") as outlined in the project manual or project CD.

Division III    Third Year Project                                                                  Project Completion Recommendations

Make one of the following:

  1. Build an extension cord using all new parts
  2. Build an incandescent trouble light using all new parts
  3. Build a fluorescent trouble light using all new parts
  4. Repair an extension cord or trouble light by replacing the cord, plug, connector body or socket handle with a new part(s).
  5. Create a poster about wire size wire type current carrying capacity the parts of an extension cord or trouble light an important safety-related topic any topic covered in the Division III manual
  6. Complete your record. Note: For parameters on any of the above project options, see the Division III electric manual

Exhibit at your local or county fair either: Extension cord; a trouble light or a poster as outlined in the project manual.

Division IV    Forth Year Project      Project Completion Recommendations

  1. Complete the activities presented in the manual.
  2. Make or remake a lamp, or make a poster or display board on any topic covered in the manual
  3. Complete your record Exhibit

Exhibit one of the following at your local county fair. Made or remade lamp Display board on any topic covered in manual Poster on any topic covered in this manual

If the exhibit is not a poster, attach a note explaining how it is to be used.  

Display boards should be appropriately sized for the displayed equipment

Advanced Divisions Fifth—Tenth Year Projects         Electricity & Electronics

(This book is being updated and you may find other resources at your local library, electricians, instructors, internet, etc. to provide guidance for your project.)

Project Completion Recommendations The Advanced Division is split into two different categories.

  1. “Advanced Electric 5-10”
  2. “Advanced Electronics 5-10.”

 You may choose one category for your Advanced 5-10 exhibit. Each county may submit one advanced electric and one advance electronic exhibit to the state fair.

Exhibit ONE of the following:

 

Attach to the exhibit any kit instructions or book/manuals if you feel they will help explain the operation of the exhibit. This may be important for advanced electronic projects.

If the exhibit is not a poster, attach a note explaining how it is to be used. 

Display boards should be appropriately sized for the displayed equipment

 

 

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