Blueprint Reading by Sam Kubba
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Blueprint Reading
By Sam Kubba

Blueprint Reading

Construction Drawings for the Building Trade

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Blueprint Reading by Sam Kubba

Book Description

Improve Your Ability to Read and Interpret All Types of Construction Drawings Blueprint Reading is a step-by-step guide to reading and interpreting all types of construction drawings. Filled with hundreds of illustrations and study questions, this easy-to-use resource offers a complete overview of construction drawing basics for every aspect of the construction process- from site work, foundations, and structural systems to interior work and finishes. Covering all the latest technological advances, noted architect Sam Kubba offers detailed information on: Blueprint standards-ANSI, ISO, AWS, and ASME Computer-aided design (CAD) and computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) Lines, views, elevations, and dimensions Layouts of all construction drawing types-architectural, structural, mechanical, and electrical Specifications-MasterFormat and UniFormat Symbols-materials, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, and others How to avoid costly pitfalls on construction projects You'll also find a glossary of terms for quick reference, convenient tables and charts for identifying symbols and abbreviations, and much more. Inside This Skills-Building Guide to Construction Drawing Basics / Blueprint Standards / Blueprints and Construction Drawings: A Universal Language / Understanding Lines / Types of Views / Understanding Dimensions / Layout of Construction Drawings / Understanding Industrial Blueprints / The Meaning of Symbols / Understanding Schedules / Specifications / ISO Issues, Codes, and Building Regulations / Construction Business Environment

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780071549868
ISBN-10: 0071549862
Format: Paperback
(236mm x 188mm x 18mm)
Pages: 384
Imprint: McGraw-Hill Professional
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Publish Date: 1-Nov-2008
Country of Publication: United States

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