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Intermediate Blueprint Reading For Machinists / Edition 6

Intermediate Blueprint Reading For Machinists / Edition 6

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The second book in Delmar Learning's three-part series, Intermediate Blueprint Reading for Machinists, 6th Edition provides users with opportunities to learn how to visualize and interpret more complex prints. Ideal for self-paced learning, this workbook-style text continues the emphasis on orthographic projection involving interpretation of lines, views, dimensions, tolerances, notes, and symbols. Advanced areas of inquiry are also addressed, including: welding symbols, fasteners, screw threads, and other related topics.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781401870737
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 12/30/2003
Series: Delmar Learning Blueprint Reading
Edition description: REV
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

David L. Taylor is a former assistant principal at Bloomington High School North in Bloomington, Indiana. In addition to being a school administrator, Mr. Taylor is certified as a Journeyman Tool and Die Maker and has more than 30 years' experience in manufacturing, technical training, and training management. He holds a Master of Science degree in adult education from Pennsylvania State University and a Bachelor of Science degree in vocational-technical education from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Mr. Taylor has taught machine trades and blueprint reading courses at the Erie #1 Board of Cooperative Education Center (BOCES), Howard G. Sackett BOCES Vocational Center, and Jamestown Community College, in New York State.

Table of Contents

Preface.Acknowledgments.SECTION 1.BLUEPRINTS.Industrial Drawings.Title Blocks.Alphabet of Lines.SECTION 2.SHOP SKETCHING.Straight Lines.Curved Lines.Combination of Lines.Pictorial Sketching.SECTION 3.VIEWS.Orthographic Projection.One-View Drawings.Two-View Drawings.Three-View Drawings.Auxiliary Views.Section Views.Detail and Assembly Drawings.SECTION 4.DIMENSIONS AND TOLERANCES.Methods of Dimensioning and Tolerancing.Systems of Dimensioning and Tolerancing.Angular Dimensions and Tolerances.Dimensioning Holes.Dimensioning Arcs and Radii.Dimensioing Circular Hole Patterns.Positional Dimensions.Geometric Tolerances-Datums.Geometric Tolerances-Location and Form.SECTION 5. NOTES AND SYMBOLS.Machining Symbols.Surface Texture Symbols.Change Notes.Machine Processes, Part I.Machine Processes, Part II.Welding Symbols.SECTION 6.SCREW THREADS.Screw Thread Forms.Screw Thread Specifications.Screw Thread Representation.Pipe Threads.Threaded Fasteners.SECTION 7.GEARS.Spur Gears and Splines.Bevel Gears.Worm Gears.SECTION 8. CASTING.Sand Casting.SECTION 9.NUMERICAL CONTROL.Reading Numerical Control Documents.Appendices.Illustration Contributions.Index.

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