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Geometric and Engineering Drawing

3rd Edition

By Ken Morling


344 pages

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For all students and lecturers of basic engineering and technical drawing

The new edition of this successful text describes all the geometric instructions and engineering drawing information, likely to be needed by anyone preparing or interpreting drawings or designs. There are also plenty of exercises to practise these principles.

Table of Contents

Preface for the Third Edition

Part 1, Geometric Drawing

1. Scales

2. The construction of geometric figures from given data

3. Isometric projecion

4. The construction of circles to satisfy given conditions

5. Tangency

6. Oblique projection

7. Enlarging and reducing plane figures and equivalent areas

8. The blending of lines and curves

9. Loci

10. Orthographic projection

11. Conic sections -- the ellipse, parabola, hyperbola

12. Intersection of regular solids

13. Further orthographic projection

14. Developments

15. Further problems in loci

16. Freehand sketching

17. Some more problems solved by drawing

Part 2, Engineering Drawing

18. Modifications to text and drawings on accompanying documents

Postscript - Planning a design

Appendix A –Sizes of ISO metric hexagon nuts, bolts and washers

Appendix B –Sizes of slotted and castle nuts with metric threads

Appendix C – Simplified representation of threaded fasteners

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Drafting & Mechanical Drawing
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Engineering (General)