GeoTol Print Reading Program

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Program Outline

Print Reading Course – 16 hours

  • Drawing Management
    • Title Blocks
    • Revisions
    • Bill of Materials
    • Types of Drawings (Detail and Assembly)
  • Introduction to Drafting Techniques
    • Sketching
    • Lines and Their Uses in Multi-View Drawings
    • Orthographic Projection
  • Multi-view Layout and Projection
    • First Angle Projection/Third Angle Projection
    • Methods and Visualization
  • Dimensioning and Drawing Notes
    • General Practices and Rules
    • Tolerancing
    • Inch vs Metric
  • Cutting Planes and Sectional Views
    • Uses and Sectioning Rules
    • Types of Section Views
    • Material Symbology
  • Auxiliary Views
    • Uses
    • Creating auxiliary views
  • Threads and Fasteners
    • Thread Notation Standards
    • Drawing Representation
    • Types of Fasteners
  • Manufacturing Processes
    • Machining
    • Plastic molding
    • Sheet Metal
    • Castings
  • Surface Finish
    • Symbology and Interpretation
  • Welding
    • Symbology and Drawing Representation
  • Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing Introduction
    • Importance of Using
    • Symbols and Definitions
    • Applications