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Understanding Construction Drawings 5th edition-pdf

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Understanding Construction Drawings is intended for students in construction programs in two-year and four-year colleges and technical institutes, as well as apprentice training. Designed for a course in print reading focused on both residential and commercial construction, the book helps you learn to read the drawings that are used to communicate information about buildings. It includes drawings for buildings that were designed for construction in several parts of North America. The diversity of building classifications and geographic locations ensures that you are ready to work on construction jobs anywhere in the industry. Everyone who works in building construction should be able to read and understand the drawings of the major trades

How to Use This Book

The book is divided into four major parts and several units within each part. Each part relates to the prints in the separate drawing packet,

Part I, Drawings—The Language of Construction, introduces you to the basics of print reading by covering views, scales, lines, and symbols, as well as the various plan views, elevations, and sections and details.

Part II, Reading Drawings for Trade Information, provides information on how to interpret drawings for the project specifics–everything from footings and foundation walls to room finishing and cabinets.

Part III, Multifamily Construction, dives into the details of more advanced residential print reading and applies the skills learned in Parts I and II to other types of construction, as well as mechanical and electrical trades

Part IV, Heavy Commercial Construction, presents the need-to-know information on interpreting prints for large commercial construction including structural drawings, mechanical drawings, and electrical drawings

New to This Edition

Understanding Construction Drawings, Fifth Edition, includes up-to-date information on the latest in the industry, as well as a new look. The book has been updated to the International Building Code, 2006 Edition and contains references to this standard for the building trades

Content :

  • PART I Drawings—The Language of Construction
  • PART II Reading Drawings for Trade Information
  • PART III Multifamily Construction
  • PART IV Heavy Commercial Construction
  • Part IV Test

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