Basic Blueprint Reading

COURSE OUTLINE

Introduction

The purpose of this course is to teach mechanical blueprint reading. This 8-hour course has no workshop or practice tests.

Course Length

8 Hours (no workshop/evaluations)
12 Hours (with evaluations)
16 Hours (includes workshop/evaluations)

Book

Basic Blueprint Reading by Gary K. Griffith

Pre-Requisites

None

Instructor

Gary K. Griffith

Outline
  • Introduction
  • The Language of Lines
  • Orthographic Projection Views
  • First Versus Third Angle Views
  • Visualizing The Part
  • Dimensioning & Tolerancing
  • Tolerances, Allowances, & Fits
  • Drawing Information Blocks
    • Title Block
    • Change Block
    • Parts Lists
  • Local and General Notes
  • Referenced Specifications
  • Assembly Drawings
  • Guidelines for Drawings