Architectural Drafting and Design / Edition 6
  • Architectural Drafting and Design / Edition 6
  • Architectural Drafting and Design / Edition 6

Architectural Drafting and Design / Edition 6

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by Alan Jefferis
     
 

ISBN-10: 1435481623

ISBN-13: 9781435481626

Pub. Date: 02/26/2010

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This book offers a comprehensive introduction to the field of architectural drafting and design. Uisng step-by-step methods for layout of each type of drawing, the student is shown how to critically think through and solve problems in design. By walking the reader through the process from planning, review of architecture, structure design, building codes,…  See more details below

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This book offers a comprehensive introduction to the field of architectural drafting and design. Uisng step-by-step methods for layout of each type of drawing, the student is shown how to critically think through and solve problems in design. By walking the reader through the process from planning, review of architecture, structure design, building codes, requirements and variables, this book illustrates exactly what is required to execute a set of plans. CADD applications are included as well as projects from basic to advanced levels.
ALSO AVAILABLE
Workbook, ISBN: 0-8273-6750-3
INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS
Instructor's Resource Guide, ISBN: 0-8273-8157-3
Solutions Manual, ISBN: 0-8273-7422-4
Computerized Test Bank, ISBN: 0-8273-8158-1
Keywords: Architectural Drafting and Design

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435481626
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/26/2010
Series:
Available Titles CourseMate Series
Edition description:
25th Anniversary Edition
Pages:
1127
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1Professional Architectural Careers, Office Practice, and Opportunities3
Ch. 2Architectural Drafting Equipment31
Ch. 3Drafting Media and Reproduction Methods48
Ch. 4Sketching and Orthographic Reproduction56
Ch. 5Architectural Lines and Lettering71
Ch. 6Computer-aided Design and Drafting in Architecture86
Ch. 7Building Codes and Interior Design101
Ch. 8Room Relationships and Sizes108
Ch. 9Exterior Design Factors119
Ch. 10Site Orientation132
Ch. 11Legal Descriptions and Plot Plan Requirements143
Ch. 12Plot Plan Layout156
Ch. 13Floor-Plan Symbols169
Ch. 14Floor-Plan Dimensions199
Ch. 15Floor-Plan Layout211
Ch. 16Electrical Plans245
Ch. 17Plumbing Plans258
Ch. 18Heating, Ventilating, and Air-Conditioning272
Ch. 19Roof-Plan Components303
Ch. 20Roof-Plan Layout315
Ch. 21Introduction to Elevations331
Ch. 22Elevation Layout and Drawing Techniques348
Ch. 23Millwork and Cabinet Technology, Cabinet Elevations, and Layout363
Ch. 24Framing Methods385
Ch. 25Structural Components396
Ch. 26Energy-Efficient Design and Construction416
Ch. 27Design Criteria for Structural Loading429
Ch. 28Sizing Joists and Rafters Using Span Tables437
Ch. 29Determining Simple Beams447
Ch. 30Drawing Framing Plans460
Ch. 31Foundation Systems483
Ch. 32Floor Systems and Foundation Support506
Ch. 33Foundation-Plan Layout520
Ch. 34Sectioning Basics543
Ch. 35Section Layout550
Ch. 36Alternate Layout Techniques563
Ch. 37Stair Construction and Layout588
Ch. 38Fireplace Construction and Layout600
Ch. 39Presentation Drawings613
Ch. 40Perspective Drawing Techniques627
Ch. 41Rendering Methods for Perspective Drawings643
Ch. 42General Construction Specifications655
Ch. 43Construction Supervision Procedures665
Ch. 44Commercial Construction Projects677
Ch. 45Building Codes and Commercial Design704
Ch. 46Common Commercial Construction Materials711
Ch. 47Structural Drafting724
Appendix A Metric in Construction745
Appendix B Layer Titles749
Appendix C CABO Tables750
Appendix D Joist Connectors753
Appendix E APA Plywood Specifications755
Appendix F Wood Beam Safe Load Table760
Abbreviations767
Glossary773
Index783

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