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Sketching Contents PURPOSE Contents Purpose *The main purpose of sketching is to convey ideas. Engineers have to use sketches to brainstorm ideas, as well as, to show others what they are working on or what should be designed. Sketches are also used to document measurements from the field before they are produced as solid models on the computer. Do you want to be a good sketcher? Purpose *Proper documentation in a notebook is essential. When proper documentation is made, ideas are not lost and projects can be duplicated. Figure 1 is a sample from a notebook where a sketch was made and notes as well as dimensions have been documented. Proposed Notebook Sample TECHNIQUES Contents Sketching Techniques *Line Types: Sketching Techniques *Finding the slope angle of an inclined line: Sketching Techniques *Sketching a Line. Sketching Techniques *Sketching an Arc Sketching Techniques *Sketching an Arc Sketching Techniques *Sketching a Circle Sketching Techniques *Sketching a Circle Sketching Techniques *Precision Measurement *Refer to Presentation in Principles of Engineering SIZE AND PROPORTION Contents Size and Proportion *Although you have learned to draw lines and arcs, you can not communicate properly until you understand how to sketch with the correct size and proportion . Without proper size and proportion your sketch will not look right. * Size:
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course MFGT 110 taught by Professor Puck during the Fall '07 term at Wisc Stout.

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