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MAC7133

Course
MAC7133
Course Title
Basic Blueprint Reading/Machining

Description

This course covers basic principles of blueprint reading.  Topics include  multi-view drawings; interpretation of conventional lines; and dimensions, notes, and thread notation.  Upon completion, students should be able to interpret basic drawings, visualize parts, and make pictorial sketches.

Objectives

Upon completion, students should be able to read and interpret basic drawings and visualize parts.

Content

  1. Lines
    • Recognize and Interpret
    • Conventional Lines
  2. Dimensions
    • Introduction to Features
    • Understanding Dimensioning
  3. Tolerance
    • Interpret Tolerance Dimensions
  4. Recognize Holes
    • Drilled, Bored, Counterbored
    • Reamed, Countersunk, Tapped
  5. Symbols
  6. Finish Symbols
  7. Read and Interpret Sections
    • Full
    • Half
    • Partial Sections
  8. Threads
    • Pitch Diameter, Major & Minor Diameters
    • Common Thread Forms
    • How Threads are Depicted
    • Interpreting Thread "Callouts"
  9. Prints
    • Interpret Basic Drawings

Prerequisites

  • None

Method of Instruction

  • Classroom Instruction