Blueprint Reading for the Machine Trades - Revised

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  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-01-01
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
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Being able to read and correctly interpret a blueprint is a necessary skill in the industrial world today. Designed in a workbook format, this newely revised 6th edition manual begins with the basics of blueprint reading and progresses to visualization and then to multi-view drawings. Assuming no prior knowledge of the subject, it includes charts, tables, a glossary of terms, and a mathematics appendix to help students comprehend material. This edition features expanded coverage of GDT, more information on profile tolerances and drawings produced in CAD. Designed for those in a manufacturing trade, this is a straightforward resource that helps prepare students to enter the industrial field of work.For individuals learning a manufacturing trade, such as machine operator, general machinist, and tool and die machinist.

Table of Contents

Dictionary of Terms
Standard Abbreviations
Alphabet of Lines
Dimensioning Systems
Blueprints vs
Engineering Drawings
Title Blocks
Drawing Notes
Single-View Drawings
Detail Drawings
Center Lines
Diameters and RADII
Break Lines
Typical Dimensions
Bolt Circles
Maximum Material Condition and Least Material Condition
Arcs and Circles
Orthographic Projection
Third-Angle Projection
First-Angle Projection
Isometric Sketching
Reading Multiview Drawings
Precedence of Lines
Accumulated Tolerances
Dimensioning Methods
Orthographic Projection of Inclined Planes
Foreshortened Views
Angular Dimensions
Included Angle
Slots and Grooves
Reference Dimensions
Blind Holes
Keyseats and Keyways
Counterbores and Countersinks
Angular Hole Locations
Finish Symbols
Finish Allowance
Fillets and Rounds
Clearance Holes
Surface Roughness
Roughness Average (Ra)
Surface Roughness Chart
Surface Texture Symbol
Bosses and Pads
Slotted Holes
Casting and Dimensions
Standard Tapers
Single Limits
Steel Processing
Steel Specifications
General Properties of Alloy Steels
Steel Carbon Content
Partial Enlarged Views
Stock Sizes
Heat-Treat Notes
Sectional Views
Full Sections and Half-Sections
Annular Grooves
Wall Thickness
Cast Iron
Revolved Sections
Broken-Out Sections
Ribs in Section
Section Line Symbols
Rotated Features
Removed Sections
Offset Sections
Threaded Hole Specifications
Unified Thread Form
Thread Series
Classes of Fit
Threaded Hole Illustrations
Unified Thread Table
Numbered and Lettered Drills
Thread Calculations
Constant Pitch Series
Line Omission
Arrowless Dimensioning
External Threads
Thread Forms
Tabulated Dimensions
Multiple Threads
Pipe Threads
Dryseal Pipe Threads
Hex Bar Stock
Typical Dimensions
Right Triangles
Repetitive Features
Detail Drawings
Drawing Revisions
Conical Tapers
Rockwell Hardness Test
Thread Specification Placement
Patent Drawings
Metric Drawings
Dimensioning Symbols
Metric Threads
Metric Thread Table
Coordinate Dimensioning
Dual Dimensioning
Dimension Origin
Auxiliary Views
Inclined Planes
Oblique Planes
Bend Allowance
Geometric Tolerancing
Feature Control Frame
Material Condition Symbols
Projected Tolerance Zone
Basic Dimension Symbol
Datum Feature Symbol
Combined Symbols
Composite Frames
Datum Target Symbol
All Around Symbol
Form Tolerances
Datums and the Datum Reference System
Orientation Tolerances
Location Tolerances
Runout Tolerances
Projected Tolerance Zone
Profile Tolerances
Geometric Characteristic Symbols
Former Practices
Comparison of Symbols
Spur Gear Terminology
Spur Gear Formulas
Spur Gears
Welding Symbols
Resistance Welds
Math Appendix
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