Engineering Graphics Essentials with AutoCAD 2009 Instruction

Text and Video Instruction

This book is specifically designed to be used in a one or two credit introduction to engineering graphics course.  It covers the main topics of engineering graphics, including tolerancing and fasteners, and gives engineering students a basic understanding of how to create and read engineering drawings. The book is designed to encourage students to interact with the instructor during lecture.  It has many 'instructor led' and 'in class student' exercises that require student participation. This book allows students to explore Engineering Graphics through sketching and AutoCAD.

Included with the book are hand sketching video exercises and AutoCAD instructional videos.

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Table of Contents

  1. Drawing in AutoCAD
  2. Orthographic Projection
  3. Creating Orthographic Projection in AutoCAD
  4. Dimensioning
  5. Dimensioning in AutoCAD
  6. Sectioning
  7. Creating Sectioning views in AutoCAD
  8. Tolerancing
  9. Tolerancing in AutoCAD
  10. Threads and Fasteners
  11. Drawing Threads in AutoCAD
  12. Assembly Drawings
  13. Creating Assembly Drawings in AutoCAD
  14. Pictorials
  15. Creating Isometric Pictorials in AutoCAD