P3.docx - Oluwafemi Phillips Akinwande Group D Assignment 3 P3 Discuss the importance of interpreting the data correctly from a drawing that is to

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Oluwafemi Phillips Akinwande Group D Assignment 3 P3. Discuss the importance of interpreting the data correctly from a drawing that is to BS8888 standard. Explain the need for the details in the title block and standardizing the lettering, the various types of lines used in the drawing and their uses. Explain why you have selected the type of projection for the parts. Explain the symbols and abbreviations used in the drawings and their usage. Answer BS8888 standard: The British standard for technical product documentation, geometric product specification and engineering drawing is called the BS8888 standard and it was established by the BSI group. It is regularly used IOS standard, in which it helps to unify the IOS standards to technical recommendation.it is used in giving an index of ISO standards involved with different principles of technical product specification (TPS). it defines the requirements for the technical specification of products and their component parts . The standard explains the way in which engineering drawings outline and present these specifications, and covers all the information that engineers, and the designers need to include on their drawings, either they are made in 2D or in 3D. (Reference: , - bsi/media-centre/press-releases/2017/february/UKs-national-standard-for-engineering-drawings- revised/ ) Title block: The title block is a very important part of engineering drawing, in which it includes the name of the designer who designed the drawing as well as the technical name of the drawing and date it was made so that whosoever receives the drawing could acknowledge who draw it and when it was done. Throughout the engineering drawing communication is manly done by title block with the dimensions and the descriptions of the drawing by using standardised lettering. The title block is usually located at the bottom or lower right-hand corner of the drawing. The title block is divided into several areas, which are the: drawing name, drawing number, name of the designer etc.
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