Basic Blueprint Reading and Sketching

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Authors : Thomas P. Olivo; C. Thomas Olivo


320 Pages  Paperback 

9th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2005, 1999, 1993

©2010, Published

£ 83.99 Price

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For over 50 years, Basic Blueprint Reading and Sketching has been an international best-seller, with close to $500,000 in sales and THE definitive resource for blueprint reading. The newly revised 9th edition of Basic Blueprint Reading and Sketching continues the traditions in helping to readers ach... more


Updates expanded coverage on geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD and T) to the most current ANSI standards and revises numerous drawings to conform to ANSI Y14-M standards and ISO metric standards.

Includes major enhancements to the graphics and line quality of drawings, as well as a more fu... more

New to this Edition

New Unit 5 covering Projection Lines & other line types added recognizing the incrasing impact of CAD on the subject of BPR.

New Unit 18, Interchangeable Parts, Allowances and Class of fit added to teach users how to dimension mating parts not needing GD&T, filling a previous void of how to get fro... more