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In-Person Training consists of public classes conducted by one of our subject matter experts at one of our designated locations in one or more consecutive days.
Production and inspection personnel, supervisors, group leaders, estimators, purchasing, and set-up personnel; anyone who would like to read engineering drawings.
This basic print reading program explains the importance of engineering drawings in manufacturing and thoroughly describes the generation and duplication of such drawings. It discusses the basic elements of a blueprint and introduces the concepts which students must master to successfully interpret engineering drawings. No prior knowledge of drafting or drawing is assumed. This blueprint reading training covers the principles of shop sketching, basic review of shop mathematics, and use of common measuring tools.
DRAFTING AND PRINT READING PROCEDURES
- Prints: The Language of Industry
- Reading a Steel Rule Applied Mathematics Measuring Tools
- The Alphabet of Lines
- Basic Technical Sketching, Lettering, and Dimensioning
FUNDAMENTALS OF SHAPE DESCRIPTION
- Geometric Construction
- Multi-view Drawings
- Auxiliary Views
- Section Views
- Threads and Fasteners
FUNDAMENTALS OF SIZE DESCRIPTION
- Machining Specifications and Surface Quality
- Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing
INDUSTRIAL DRAWING TYPES
- Detail Drawings
- Assembly Drawings
- Pictorial Drawings
THE TITLE BLOCK
- The Title Block
- List of Materials
- Drawing Notes
- Drawing Revision Systems
SPECIALIZED PARTS AND PRINTS
- Cam Prints & Diagrams
- Reading Numerical Control Documents
- Plastic Parts
- Precision Sheet Metals
- Welding Prints
- Instrumentation and Control Drawings
Training Time: 16 hours
Continuing Education Credits (CEUs): 1.6
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