The Machine Trades Print Reading text is designed to help students develop the basic skills required for visualizing and interpreting industrial prints.
The first four chapters present instruction in the fundamentals of print reading:
- Visualizing shapes
- Line usage
- Title blocks
- Dimensions and tolerances
Remaining chapters introduce and explain details common to industrial prints. The final chapter contains comprehensive review quizzes.
New features include:
- Strong emphasis based on industry standards
- Electronic prints in PDF format to aid in teaching students
- Expanded coverage on dimensions and tolerances, holes, contours, and angles