Technical Graphics Communication / Edition 4

Hardcover (Print)
Rent
Rent from BN.com
$33.93
(Save 87%)
Est. Return Date: 09/30/2014
Buy Used
Buy Used from BN.com
$160.78
(Save 39%)
Item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging.
Condition: Used – Good details
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $128.55
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 51%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (14) from $128.55   
  • New (7) from $153.33   
  • Used (7) from $128.55   

Overview

In its fourth edition, Technical Graphics Communication has become a standard in the field of engineering and technical graphics. This text presents both traditional and modern approaches to technical graphics, providing engineering and technology students with a strong foundation in standard drawing practices and techniques.

Strong emphasis on design and industrial applications is found throughout, reinforcing the real and practical ways that technical graphics skills are used in real companies.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780077221300
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Publication date: 1/31/2008
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 1328
  • Sales rank: 753,235
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 10.10 (h) x 1.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Gary Bertoline is the Associate Vice President for Visualization Computing. He formerly was Department Head and a Professor in the Department of Computer Graphics Technology. He is the co-founder of the Digital Enterprise Center in the School of Technology, and, in the 6 years he served as Department Head, he more than doubled enrollment, funded projects, and donations to the department. Prior to becoming department head he was on the faculty in Computer Graphics Technology for 4 years.

Prior to joining the faculty at Purdue, Gary served three years as a faculty member in the College of Engineering and Department of Engineering Graphics at The Ohio State University.

1996 Ph.D., Ergonomics, Dept. of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC. Dissertation title: Recognition of Local Metric Changes in 3-D Computer Models.

1987 MA, Industrial Design, North Carolina State University, School of Design, Raleigh, NC. Thesis title: The Development of Human-Computer Interface Criteria for the Designer.

1982 BA, Chemistry, Duke University, Durham, NC.

Nathan Hartman is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Graphics at Purdue University where he currently teaches undergraduate courses in 3D modeling, graphics standards, and product data management. He has also taught graduate courses covering advanced computer graphics technology topics, research methods, and measurement and evaluation. Nathan is Co-Director of the Purdue University Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Center of Excellence in the Center for Advanced Manufacturing in Purdue's Discovery Park. His research areas include the use of constraint-based CAD tools within the product lifecycle, the development of strategic knowledge in the use of 3D computer graphics tools, 3D data interoperability and exchange, and the use of virtual reality in PLM environments. Professor Hartman holds a Bachelor of Science in Technical Graphics and a Master of Science in Technology from Purdue University, and a Doctor of Education in Technology Education from North Carolina State University.

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

Part 1-Global Implementation of Technical Graphics (Visual Science for Technical Graphics)
1-Introduction to Graphics Communications
2-The Engineering Design Process
3-Design in Industry
4-Integrated Production, Automation and Manufacturing Processes, and the Role of Technical Graphics

Part 2-Fundamental of Technical Graphics
5-Design Visualization
6-Technical Drawing Tools
7-Sketching and Text
8-Engineering Geometry and Construction
9-Three-Dimensional Modeling
10-Multiview Drawings
11-Axonometric and Oblique Drawings
12-Perspective Drawings
13-Auxiliary Views

Part 3-Fundamentals of Technical Graphics
14-Fundamentals of Descriptive Geometry
15-Intersections and Developments

Part 4-Standard Technical Graphics Practices
16-Section Views
17-Dimensioning and Tolerancing Practices
18-Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing Basics
19-Fastening Devices and Methods
20-Working Drawings
21-Technical Data Presentation
22-Mechanisms: Gears, Cams, Bearings, and Linkages
23-Electronic Drawings
24-Piping Drawings
25-Welding Drawings
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)