Registration for the Area 5 and Area 6 Ag. Mechanics CDE's is now open.
Please note the *close date which is Friday, February 8th at 12:00 PM*
noon. This event is opened *for students in grades 9 - 12* who are
agricultural education students and are paid members of a chartered FFA

Area 5 and Area 6 CDE will be held at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
on Thursday February 14th. Registration begins at 1:30 in the Chambliss
Building and the CDE starts at 2:00 PM.  Please refer to the Agricultural
Technology & Mechanical Systems CDE *Guidelines* and the Agricultural
Technology & Mechanical Systems CDE *Description* *Sheet* on the Ag. Ed.
website for this years activities. Here is the link for the information:

*Students must have the following tools/equipment to participate:*

*Approved safety glasses*
*Welding gloves*
*Welding helmet minimum #10 shaded lens*
*Long sleeve cover/welding jacket/sleeve protection*
*Closed toe boots*
*Slag hammer & wire brush*
*Pencils & colored pencils or 4 color pen (Red, Black, Blue & Green) set
for each student.*

*Welding will be GMAW (aka. Mig Welding)  *The weld joint will be either a
Butt, Tee, Lap, or Pipe joint.


Jerry Stone
Area Agricultural Mechanics Teacher
South Region Agricultural Education
ABAC 34, 2802 Moore Hwy
Tifton, Ga. 30602
Cell: (229) 891 - 6020