Engineering Graphics: Tools for the Mind is a comprehensive engineering textbook that combines hand sketching, audio/video presentation, and an engineering graphics digital reference book into a single textbook. All audio/video presentations and the engineering graphics digital reference book are contained in a single DVD bundled with the textbook.
Engineering Graphics: Tools for the Mind is made up of eight sections. Each section starts with an explanation of the topic covered and is followed by hand sketching exercises for the student to complete. All 76 sketching exercises found in the textbook are printed on perforated paper making it easy for students to turn in for review.
The textbook covers the following topics:
Engineering Graphics Digital Reference Book:
Technical Graphics, a 522 page engineering graphics textbook, is included in digital form to give your students reference material for a wide range of engineering graphics topics.
Technical Graphics Table of Contents
1. Getting Started
2. Technical Sketching
3. Orthographic Projection
4. Pictorial Drawings
5. Sections and Conventions
6. Dimensions and Tolerances
7. Dimensioning for Production
8. Fastening, Joining, and Standard Parts
9. Production Drawings
10. Three-Dimensional Geometry Concepts
11. 3-D Geometry Applications
12. Graphical Presentation of Data
13. Design Process