Industrial Design: Materials and Manufacturing Guide / Edition 2

Industrial Design: Materials and Manufacturing Guide / Edition 2

by Jim Lesko
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470055383

ISBN-13: 9780470055380

Pub. Date: 12/21/2007

Publisher: Wiley

Industrial Design: Materials and Manufacturing Guide, Second Edition provides the detailed coverage of materials and manufacturing processes that industrial designers need without the in-depth and overly technical discussions commonly directed toward engineers. Author Jim Lesko gives you the practical knowledge you need to develop a real-world

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Overview

Industrial Design: Materials and Manufacturing Guide, Second Edition provides the detailed coverage of materials and manufacturing processes that industrial designers need without the in-depth and overly technical discussions commonly directed toward engineers. Author Jim Lesko gives you the practical knowledge you need to develop a real-world understanding of materials and processes and make informed choices for industrial design projects.

In this book, you will find everything from basic terminology to valuable insights on why certain shapes work best for particular applications. You'll learn how to extract the best performance from all of the most commonly used methods and materials.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470055380
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/21/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
592,535
Product dimensions:
8.54(w) x 10.67(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Manufacturing Methods

Metals

Metal Forming

Metal Cutting

Thermal Joining

Metal Finishing & Coatings

Resins (Polymers) "Plastics"

Resin Forming Processes

Machining Plastics

Joining Plastics

Finishing Plastics

Rubbers and Elastomers

Natural Engineering Materials

Composites

Computer Aided Design/Rapid Prototype

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