Higher Education

Intermediate Blueprint Reading For Machinists, 6th Edition

  • David L. Taylor Cardiff Business School
  • ISBN-10: 1401870732  |  ISBN-13: 9781401870737
  • 224 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 1992, 1984
  • © 2004 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $150.00

About

Overview

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.

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Features and Benefits

  • short, concise units that build upon each other enable users to move quickly from easy to more difficult concepts
  • double sided drawings in the back of the book provide immediate opportunities for readers interested in machine trades and mechanical engineering to apply new skills
  • comprehensive coverage, including expanded discussion of current ANSI standards, eliminates the need for additional references

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.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

Instructor's Manual  (ISBN-10: 1401823076 | ISBN-13: 9781401823078)

Blueprint Reading for Machine Trades  (ISBN-10: 1401899986 | ISBN-13: 9781401899981)

With 40 fast-paced units of instruction, Blueprint Reading for Machine Trades, 2E is our most complete guide to learning how to interpret industrial prints. Meeting the needs of a two-semester course sequence, coverage spans from an introduction to the alphabet of lines and orthographic projection to application of dimensions and tolerances and more! Modern industry specifications, including current ANSI standards, are also discussed as readers move from basic concepts to completion of increasingly difficult print interpretation assignments.

List Price = $146.95  | CengageBrain Price = $146.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $110.25

Elementary Blueprint Reading for Machinists  (ISBN-10: 140186256X | ISBN-13: 9781401862565)

Master the basics of print interpretation! Updated to the latest ANSI standards, Elementary Blueprint Reading for Machinists, 5th Edition is a "must" for beginning machine trades students and apprentices alike. Twenty instructional units provide all-inclusive coverage of progressively difficult topics, such as: the alphabet of lines, orthographic projection, arrangement of views, application of dimensions and tolerances, machining processes, and more. Ideal for self-paced learning; opportunities for learning to sketch objects are included in many units.

List Price = $158.95  | CengageBrain Price = $158.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $119.25

Student Supplements

Blueprint Reading for Machine Trades  (ISBN-10: 1401899986 | ISBN-13: 9781401899981)

With 40 fast-paced units of instruction, Blueprint Reading for Machine Trades, 2E is our most complete guide to learning how to interpret industrial prints. Meeting the needs of a two-semester course sequence, coverage spans from an introduction to the alphabet of lines and orthographic projection to application of dimensions and tolerances and more! Modern industry specifications, including current ANSI standards, are also discussed as readers move from basic concepts to completion of increasingly difficult print interpretation assignments.

List Price = $146.95  | CengageBrain Price = $146.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $110.25

Elementary Blueprint Reading for Machinists  (ISBN-10: 140186256X | ISBN-13: 9781401862565)

Master the basics of print interpretation! Updated to the latest ANSI standards, Elementary Blueprint Reading for Machinists, 5th Edition is a "must" for beginning machine trades students and apprentices alike. Twenty instructional units provide all-inclusive coverage of progressively difficult topics, such as: the alphabet of lines, orthographic projection, arrangement of views, application of dimensions and tolerances, machining processes, and more. Ideal for self-paced learning; opportunities for learning to sketch objects are included in many units.

List Price = $158.95  | CengageBrain Price = $158.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $119.25

Meet the Author

Author Bio

David L. Taylor

David L. Taylor holds an MS in Adult Education from Penn State University and a BS in Vocational Technical Education from SUNY Buffalo. Mr. Taylor has taught courses in machine trades, print reading, and design at Jamestown Community College and several New York State Voc. Ed. Tech. Centers. In addition to being the author of four BPR textbooks for Thomson Delmar Learning, he is also a Journeyman Tool and Die maker.