Engineering Graphics with SOLIDWORKS 2020 is written to assist students, designers, engineers and professionals who are new to SOLIDWORKS.
The book combines the fundamentals of engineering graphics and dimensioning practices with a step-by-step project based approach to learning SOLIDWORKS. The book is divided into four sections with 11 Chapters.
Review individual features, commands, and tools using SOLIDWORKS Help. The chapter exercises analyze and examine usage competencies based on the chapter objectives. The book is designed to complement the SOLIDWORKS Tutorials located in the SOLIDWORKS Help menu.
Desired outcomes and usage competencies are listed for each project. Know your objectives up front. Follow the step-by step procedures to achieve your design goals. Work between multiple documents, features, commands, and properties that represent how engineers and designers utilize SOLIDWORKS in industry. The author developed the industry scenarios by combining his own industry experience with the knowledge of engineers, department managers, vendors and manufacturers.
Table of Contents
1. History of Engineering Graphics 2. Isometric Projection and Multi View Drawings 3. Dimensioning Practices, Scales, Tolerancing and Fasteners 4. Overview of SolidWorks and the User Interface 5. Introduction to SOLIDWORKS Part Modeling 6. Revolved Boss/Base Features 7. Swept, Lofted, Rib, Mirror and Additional Features 8. Assembly Modeling - Bottom up method 9. Fundamentals of Drawing 10. Introduction to the Certified Associate (CSWA) Exam 11. Additive Manufacturing - 3D Printing