Fundamentals of Modern Drafting / Edition 1

Fundamentals of Modern Drafting / Edition 1

by Paul Ross Wallach
     
 

ISBN-10: 1401809464

ISBN-13: 9781401809461

Pub. Date: 07/24/2002

Publisher: Cengage Learning


FUNDAMENTALS OF MODERN DRAFTING, Second Edition, provides a thorough introduction to contemporary drafting, covering essential technical and engineering drawing concepts and key professional applications. The author uses a highly practical, building-block approach to help you quickly develop the knowledge and skills you need to prepare working drawings for…  See more details below

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FUNDAMENTALS OF MODERN DRAFTING, Second Edition, provides a thorough introduction to contemporary drafting, covering essential technical and engineering drawing concepts and key professional applications. The author uses a highly practical, building-block approach to help you quickly develop the knowledge and skills you need to prepare working drawings for production. Coverage encompasses freehand sketching, instrument drawing, CAD, drafting conventions and formats, multiview, development, pictorial drawing procedures, geometric tolerancing practices, descriptive geometry, and more. Every chapter includes vibrant illustrations to complement the text, as well as hands-on exercises that encourage you to apply what you're learning. Now updated to reflect the latest trends and technology, the new Second Edition reflects current ASME standards to help you make a smooth transition from study and skill development to professional success.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781401809461
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
07/24/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
530
Product dimensions:
10.90(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Prefaceiii
Chapter 1Introduction to Contemporary Drafting1
History1
Today's Drafters2
Today's Industries2
The Language of Drawing3
The Graphic Creators4
The Design Process6
Drafting Today7
Types of Basic Engineering Graphics8
Chapter 2Drafting Equipment and Supplies10
Introduction10
Conventional Drafting Supplies11
Conventional Drafting Equipment14
Manual Drafting versus CAD20
Chapter 3Sketching and Lettering24
Introduction24
Supplies25
Working Drawing Sketches26
Sketching Guidelines and Procedures28
Chapter 4Introduction to Computer-Aided Drafting Systems41
Evolution of Drafting Tools41
Computer Systems42
PC CAD System Components44
Chapter 5Drafting Room Design Teams56
Introduction56
Creativity in the Design Process56
The Process for an Engineering Product Design57
Design Team Procedure for a Simple Product59
Design Project 261
Architectural Design64
Chapter 6Drafting Conventions and Formats68
Standardization68
Line Conventions69
Drafting Conventions72
Drawing Formats74
Chapter 7Geometric Construction82
CAD versus Drawing Instruments82
Geometric Forms83
Conventional Geometric Construction85
Chapter 8Multiview Drawings95
Multiview Orthographic Projections95
Selection of Views95
Planes of Projection99
Angles of Projection102
Visualization103
Inclined and Oblique Surface Projections105
Dimensioning108
Drawing Procedures109
Chapter 9Dimensioning Conventions and Surface Finishes128
Introduction128
Systems of Dimensioning130
Dimensioning Elements131
Dimensioning Guidelines132
Special Dimensioning Procedures137
Surface Control141
Chapter 10Tolerancing and Geometric Tolerancing148
Introduction148
Tolerance Dimensions148
Tolerance Practices149
Mating Parts152
Chapter 11Sectional Views167
Introduction167
Cutting Plane168
Section Lining168
Sectional View Types172
Chapter 12Auxiliary Views and Revolutions184
Introduction184
Foreshortening185
Auxiliary Planes186
Projection187
Primary Auxiliary Views188
Secondary Auxiliary Views189
Completeness of Auxiliary Views191
Procedures194
Revolutions196
Chapter 13Descriptive Geometry208
Introduction208
Points in Space208
Geometric Planes209
Geometric Lines210
Chapter 14Development Drawings218
Introduction218
Surface Forms219
Pattern Drawing Terminology221
Parallel Line Development222
Radial Line Development225
Triangulation Development228
Chapter 15Pictorial Drawings239
Introduction239
Axonometric Drawings241
Oblique Drawings255
Perspective Drawings258
Chapter 16Fasteners275
Introduction275
Threaded Fasteners275
Drafting Procedures280
Types of Threaded Fastening Devices282
Fastener Templates286
Threaded Permanent Fasteners290
Springs291
Chapter 17Drafting Procedures and Storage Systems302
Introduction302
Functional Drafting302
Revisions305
Storage Systems306
Chapter 18Working Drawings310
Introduction310
Working Drawings310
Working Drawing Dimensions320
Chapter 19Welding Drawings341
Introduction341
Welding Processes341
Welding Symbols344
Data Selection349
Welding Type Symbol Applications350
Welded Joints357
Chapter 20Gears and Cams365
Introduction365
Gears and Drives365
Cam Mechanisms377
Chapter 21Piping Drawings392
Introduction392
Pipe Connections393
Pipe Standards395
Piping Drawings395
Chapter 22Electronics Drafting406
Introduction406
Electronics Industry Standards407
Electronics Drawing Symbols408
Types of Electronic Drawings408
Standard Symbols Charts413
Drawing Schematic Diagrams416
Drawing Connection Diagrams418
Drawing Logic Diagrams419
Chapter 23Tool Design Drafting425
Introduction425
Jigs and Fixtures426
Standard Parts427
Jig and Fixture Design433
Chapter 24Architectural Drafting440
Gathering Information440
Residential Styles443
Design Considerations451
Design Sequence455
Working Drawings456
Support Documents470
Types of Buildings472
Ergonomics472
Appendix ATables479
Appendix BAbbreviations492
Glossary495
Index507

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