Blueprint Reading: Construction Drawings for the Building Trade by Sam Kubba

Blueprint Reading: Construction Drawings for the Building Trade by Sam Kubba

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A complete overview of construction drawing basics for every aspect of the construction process.

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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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SKU GOR007102609
Title Blueprint Reading: Construction Drawings for the Building Trade
Author By (author) Sam Kubba
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Year Published 2008
Number of Pages 384
ISBN 10 0071549862
ISBN 13 9780071549868
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Description

Details

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
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR007102609
Title Blueprint Reading: Construction Drawings for the Building Trade
Author By (author) Sam Kubba
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Year Published 2008
Number of Pages 384
ISBN 10 0071549862
ISBN 13 9780071549868
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.