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 chapter.
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: https://www.georgiaffa.org/page.aspx?ID=67
Students must have the following tools/equipment to participate:
Approved safety glasses
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.
Agricultural Mechanics Teacher
South Region Agricultural Education
ABAC 34, 2802 Moore Hwy
Tifton, Ga. 30602
Cell: (229) 891 - 6020