Graphic Concepts for Computer Aided Design / Edition 2

Graphic Concepts for Computer Aided Design / Edition 2

by Richard M Lueptow
     
 

This book compact resource connects traditional engineering graphics with computer-aided design. Efficiently explores necessary topics such as basic concepts, conventions, and terminology for engineering graphics, as well as standard practices for engineering drawings. Encourages an understanding of the underlying concepts of computer-aided design. Explores

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This book compact resource connects traditional engineering graphics with computer-aided design. Efficiently explores necessary topics such as basic concepts, conventions, and terminology for engineering graphics, as well as standard practices for engineering drawings. Encourages an understanding of the underlying concepts of computer-aided design. Explores traditional topics such as freehand sketching and tolerancing. For engineers interested in a reference to engineering graphics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132229876
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
05/03/2007
Series:
ESource: the Prentice Hall Engineering Source Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
7.80(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

1. Engineering Graphics.

The Importance of Engineering Graphics. Engineering Graphics. CAD. Design and CAD.

2. Projections Used in Engineering Graphics.

Projections. 3-D Projections. Multiview Projections. Working Drawings.

3. Freehand Sketching.

Why Freehand Sketches? Freehand Sketching Fundamentals. Basic Freehand Sketching. Advanced Freehand Sketching.

4. Computer-Aided Design and Drafting.

CAD Models. CAD and Solids Modeling. The Nature of Solids Modeling.

5. Standard Practice for Engineering Drawings.

Introduction to Drawing Standards. Sheet Layouts. Lines. Dimension Placement and Conventions. Section and Detail Views. Fasteners and Screw Threads. Assembly Drawings.

6. Tolerances.

Why Tolerances? Displaying Tolerances on Drawings. How to Determine Tolerances. Surface Finish. Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing.

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