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This unique book combines coverage of both mechanical and electrical drafting. KEY TOPICS: The book combines coverage of both basic mechanical/manual drafting techniques and electrical drafting techniques in a single volume. The book introduces AutoCAD Release 13 commands, both DOS and Windows, in the electrical/electronic portion of the book. It presents electronic component outlines, symbols, schematics and printed circuit board techniques. Every chapter includes exercises and projects. MARKET: Appropriate for readers interested in Drafting, Electrical Drafting, Drawing and Sketching.
1. Communication and Instrumentation.
Graphics Language. Types of Drawings. Drafting Standards. Definitions. Projections. Instrumentation. Objectives of Drafting.
Pie Charts. Bar Charts. Curve Plotting.
Alphabet of Lines. Methodology of Drawing Lines. Techniques of Lettering. Uniformity and Stability. Guide Lines and Guides.
Basic Constructions. Bisecting Figures. Dividing Lines. Construction of Various Shapes.
Orthographic Projections. Visualization.
Basic Dimensioning. Orthographic Dimensioning. Baseline System. Hole-to-Hole System. Coordinate System. Baseline System Without Dimension Lines. Tabular Dimensions. Irregularly Shaped Curves. Common Dimensioning Errors. Slots. Hole Patterns. Countersink and Counterbore. Tolerances.
Isometric Projection. Isometric Drawings. Oblique Projection.
Assembly Drawings. Detail Drawings. Parts Lists. Title Blocks. Revision Blocks. Drawing Notes. Drawing Zones. Catalog Parts and Catalog Usage.
Computer Hardware. Introduction to AutoCAD. Starting a Drawing. UNITS. LIMITS. GRID. SNAP. TOGGLE KEYS. POINT ENTRY. Lines. Sample Problem SP9-1. ERASE and OOPS. UNDO. REDO. ZOOM. REDRAW. SAVE. TEXT/EDIT. Sample Problem SP9-2. Prototype Drawing. Drawing Formats. PLOT.
Block Diagrams. Logic Diagrams. Logic Symbols and Schematic Diagrams. Component Outlines. CAD Commands.
Standards. Symbol Libraries. Symbols and Reference Designators. Symbol Shapes. CAD Commands.
How to Draw Schematic Diagrams. Crossovers and Intersections. Basic Circuits. Integrated Circuits in Schematic Diagrams. CAD Commands.
Wire and Wire Gage. Continuous Line Wiring Diagrams. Interrupted Line Wiring Diagrams. Harness Assembly Drawings. CAD Commands.
Basic Architectural Drafting. Electrical Symbols. Locating Switches and Outlets. Electrical Terminology. Basic Power Systems. One- Line Diagrams. How to Read a One-Line Diagram. How to Draw a One-Line Diagram. Ladder Diagrams. How to Read a Ladder Diagram. How to Draw a Ladder Diagram. How to Label a Ladder Diagram. Riser Diagrams. How to Read a Riser Diagram. How to Draw a Riser Diagram. CAD Commands.
Standard Thread Sizes. Standard Metric Threads.