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Small Engines

April 8, 2020

This is your online resource for the 2020 4-H Small Engines project. The record sheet is below. If you have any questions, please refer to the 4-H Handbook or contact the Extension Office.

*If you have trouble accessing any of these documents below because of a disability, please contact the Jackson Co. Extension Office at (812) 358-6101 or send an email to schneidh@purdue.edu.

 

Here are the requirements for this project:

SMALL ENGINES

  1. Complete 4 required activities in project manual.
  2. Complete general record sheet.
  3. Bring manual with exhibit to judging.

Actual Engine Display

The actual small engine may be displayed. It must be mounted on a stable base no larger than 30” wide x 30” deep and free standing. Must be 3-dimentional. For safety reasons, all fluids (fuel and oil) must be removed and all items must be securely fastened. Note: It is strongly suggested that a notebook with details and pictures of what was done to the engine accompany the display.

 Display Board Requirements

Note: The following poster/display requirements and small engine display requirements apply to exhibits for all three levels.

Poster Requirements

·               Size 22”x28”

·               Mounted on stiff backing – foamboard, thin plywood, peg board or very stiff cardboard.

·               Displayed horizontally.

·               Covered in plastic.

·               4-H Member identification card (i.e. name, club, county and level

 

All posters, notebooks, and display boards must include a reference list indicating where information was obtained, giving credit to the original author, to complete the 4-H member’s exhibit. This reference list should/might include web site links, people and professionals interviewed, books, magazines, etc. It is recommended this reference list be attached to the back of a poster or display board, be the last page of a notebook, or included as part of the display visible to the public. A judge is not to discredit an exhibit for the manner in which references are listed.

Exhibits for Level 1 (Grades 3-5)

Educational Display: Any educational display related to what you have learned in this project. Some possibilities of exhibits might include:

Exhibits for Level 2 (Grades 6-8)

    Educational Display: Any educational display related to what you learned in this project. Some possibilities of exhibits might include:

Exhibits for Level 3 (Grades 9-12)

    Educational Display: Any educational display related to what you have learned in this project. Some possibilities of exhibits might include:

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