Mechanical Drawing: First Year (Classic Reprint)

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1kg Limited, Feb 18, 2019 - Technology & Engineering - 82 pages
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Simply stated, their aim has been first, to develop the technical skill of the student, and second, to train him to visualize and reproduce simple objects by drawings.

In order to interest as many students as pos sible the objects drawn cover a rather wide range. Each principle or type of work is im mediately applied in the required plates which follow the description of the new work. A large number of supplementary problems permits the instructor to vary the course to suit his own particular needs.

While many teachers object to spending any time on geometrical constructions, it has been felt that these are the basis of rapid and accur ate work, and that if they are presented to the student in the form of interesting applications.

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