mechanical drawing


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mechanical drawing

a drawing to scale of a machine, machine component, architectural plan, etc., from which dimensions can be taken for manufacture

mechanical drawing

[mi′kan·ə·kəl ′drȯ·iŋ]
(graphic arts)
Drawing with the aid of instruments.

mechanical drawing

A precise drawing, produced with the aid of instruments, as compasses, triangles, T-squares, etc.
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Pulling out packets of old school reports and hand-written essays, he tells me how, after just a short crash-course in teaching, he took on a class of 29 Nigerian teenagers tasked with teaching them mechanical drawing.
Introduction to engineering design, a mechanical drawing course that teaches students to use three-dimensional drawing software, is being taught by physics teacher Scott Bartholomew.
But in the unusual sense, Nesbit's tome is a marvelous document, swinging briskly between the teaching of mechanical drawing in French schools and the arcanery of Duchamp & Co.
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Additional PTI educational uses for Segway may include: -- Designing a building or park to accommodate Segway usage (CAD program) -- Creating a mechanical drawing of Segway components (CAD program) -- Developing a Segway business plan (Business programs) -- Segway product management activities and market research (all Business programs) -- Writing instructions on how to ride a Segway (General Education classes) -- The Physics of Segway (Electronics program) -- Researching the efficiency/effectiveness of Segways in large resorts (Hospitality and Travel programs) -- Creating a Segway instructional video (Graphic Design and Multimedia programs)
All exercises and lessons for the university's 21 Mechanical Drawing and Introduction to CAD classes will employ SolidWorks.
The entry tickets in the container for the first show's contestants are placed in a rotary drum mechanical drawing device which is spun a number of times to ensure a random mix.
For example, modifications made to a mechanical drawing, such as substituting a different size or type of component, can impact other associated drawings and assemblies.
At New York Toy Fair in February, Mattel introduced a line of activity toys sold under the Nickelodeon trademark including Gak, a specially-formulated play compound; arts and crafts items including E-Z Squeezee Paints and a silk-screening toy called the Foot Printer; and Color Writer, a mechanical drawing toy.
Eligibility requirements for the SolidWorks High School Grants included the availability of adequate hardware and an established industrial technology or mechanical drawing curriculum.
SmartPlant Electrical enables users to create and maintain a safe and reliable power distribution from load identification to plant start-up, with input taken from mechanical drawings and piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs) to interface with other vendors' analysis products for design verification.