Print Reading for Construction: Residential and Commercial

Print Reading for Construction: Residential and Commercial

Print Reading for Construction is designed to assist students in reading and understanding residential and commercial prints. The 2013 edition of this text has been extensively revised and expanded. The Large Prints folder included with the text contains six sets of construction prints used with the print reading activities in the text. Of the six sets of prints, five are new. The print sets comprise 140 prints from residential and commercial construction.Print Reading for Construction is a practical text suitable for vocational students, apprentices, and building trades workers who want to increase their knowledge of print reading and construction drawings. The combination text and workbook presents a thorough discussion of print reading techniques, starting with the basics of print reading and progressing to advanced topics.• Includes 140 C-size (17” x 22”) foldout prints, which provide learners with realistic on-the-job experiences.• Provides two unit-based print reading projects with end-of-unit activities and four comprehensive print reading projects at the end of the text.• Full color is used throughout the text to enhance student comprehension of the subject matter.

  • Brand: Brown Walter Charles
  • ASIN: 1605258024

Print Reading for Construction: Residential and Commercial

Print Reading for Construction: Residential and Commercial

Print Reading for Construction provides a practical way to learn and master the skill of print reading for construction. It is a combination text-workbook that teaches the interpretation and visualization of residential and commercial construction prints. The text starts with the basics and progresses to advanced topics. The content is ideal for career and technical students, apprentices, and building trades workers in addition to being suitable for self-study.The Large Prints folder included with the text contains 140 foldout prints (17” x 22”) from residential and commercial construction, providing students realistic, on-the-job experience.New Green Building and Careers in Construction features address sustainable design practices and career information.Applied math and measurement content and assessments help students master foundational skills for success.Electronic versions of the prints in the Large Prints folder are available in PDF format in the instructor resources.Four advanced projects at the end of the text provide additional practice to further develop skills.The new edition features new sets of prints from residential and commercial projects and related print reading activities. A new set of residential prints for a basic project was added to this edition to add...

  • ASIN: 1631269224

Print Reading for Construction: Residential and Commercial Set

Print Reading for Construction: Residential and Commercial Set

Print Reading for Construction is designed to assist students in reading and understanding residential and commercial prints. This practical text is suitable for vocational students, apprentices, and building trades workers who want to increase their knowledge of print reading and construction drawings. The combination text and workbook presents a thorough discussion of print reading techniques, starting with the basics of print reading and progressing to advanced topics.-Includes a set of 116, 17" x 22" foldout prints, which provide learners with realistic on-the-job experiences.-Provides four comprehensive print reading projects at the end of the text.-Full color, used throughout the text, enhances student comprehension of the subject matter.

  • Brand: Brand: Goodheart-Willcox Co
  • ASIN: 1590703472

Blueprint Reading: Construction Drawings for the Building Trade

Blueprint Reading: Construction Drawings for the Building Trade

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 • Typ...

  • Brand: Sam Kubba
  • ASIN: 0071549862

Construction Print Reading

Construction Print Reading

This well-illustrated text teaches the basic skills needed to read, study, and understand construction drawings. It features a detailed analysis of a set of residential plans. Pictorial drawings accompany orthographic plan drawings to help students visualize the meaning of the plan drawing. Construction technology students taking beginning and intermediate plan reading courses will also learn about important related areas that affect plan development, such as building codes, materials, and mathematics applications. There is ample construction data throughout the text's eight sections, one of which consists of assignments for three sets of full-size construction plans provided. Review questions are also featured at the end of each section.

  • ASIN: 0766808394

Blueprint Reading Basics

Blueprint Reading Basics

Written by a seasoned professional with more than 50 years experience in manufacturing, the new third edition of this widely used text and self-training manual has been expanded to include many new and revised worksheets designed to facilitate the reader's ability to form a mental picture from a drawing. Blueprint Reading Basics reviews the subject in great detail using many illustrations and examples, as well as thoroughly reviewing all other aspects of print reading. It includes industry standards, practices, and copies of industrial prints throughout, providing a balanced presentation of blueprint reading theory and industry applications. And it is the perfect text for students taking blueprint reading, machine shop, or tool and die courses, as well as machinists, mechanics, technicians, and inspectors.Each chapter thoroughly covers one subject and contains an introduction, a detailed review of the subject, illustrations, review questions, and worksheets with short and specific questions.Many worksheets can be completed after studying one subject, meaning they can be reviewed before studying the entire chapter.Discussions of mathematics, engineering theories, drafting techniques and machine shop practices are kept to a minimum.All exercises can be used as teaching aids and hav...

  • Color: Blue
  • Brand: Warren Hammer
  • ASIN: 083113125X

Print Reading For Residential Construction 6TH ED

Print Reading For Residential Construction 6TH ED

Printreading for Residential Construction presents printreading fundamentals and provides printreading activities related to residential construction. Topics presented include sketching, computer-aided design (CAD), trade math symbols and abbreviations, plot plans, floor plans, elevations, sections, and details. This new edition provides information on revised building codes, LEED for Homes, green building practices, advanced house framing techniques, insulation, and the whole-house systems approach.

  • ASIN: 0826904947

Print and Specifications Reading for Construction

Print and Specifications Reading for Construction

Accurately interpret graphic and written construction documents Construction documents are the vital link between the architect's vision and the finished physical structure. Building professionals must accurately read and follow these documents in order to build a given design in the most efficient way possible. Print and Specifications Reading for Construction explains exactly how to interpret construction documents, offering students and professionals a complete package for learning and understanding. The text clearly lays out different graphic and written document types, how they developed, what information they contain, and their current use in residential and commercial construction today. Next, it looks in depth at the documents, revealing how each type works in action through example projects. Alongside the text, online access to three complete sets of sample sheets gives you experience working with prints and specifications. Inside you will discover: How to solve real construction problems in large-scale residential and commercial projects Coverage of architectural, structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and civil drawings and specifications Relevant terminology for, and practical applications of, sustainability and Building Information Modeling (BIM) Pract...

  • ASIN: 0470879416

Print Reading for Industry

Print Reading for Industry

Print Reading for Industry is a combination text and write-in workbook designed to assist students in reading and understanding industrial prints. This text starts with the basics of print reading and progresses to advanced topics. It presents a thorough discussion of print reading techniques, providing the necessary information and guidance to read the “language of industry.” Print Reading for Industry includes authentic industrial prints for hands-on learning. Bonus print reading exercises related to the oversized prints in the Large Prints Packet provide additional real-life print reading experiences.    

  • ASIN: 1631260510

Fundamentals of Building Construction: Materials and Methods

Fundamentals of Building Construction: Materials and Methods

  • Brand: imusti
  • ASIN: 1118138910
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Introduction to Learning how to Read Construction Drawings and Lines and Symbols - Taken from "Print Reading for Construction" text book. This training video explains Drawing Organization and Lines & Symbols. http://www.printreading.us

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A brief tour of a set of structural design drawings for a building from the perspective of a structural engineer. The intent of this video is to provide insight into the way an expert decodes the drawings in order to assist students in developing this skill.

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Print Reading for Construction Residential and Commercial

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http://www.learningconstruction.com Step by Step Tutorial: A rebar (short for reinforcing bar), also known as reinforcing steel, reinforcement steel, rerod, a deformed bar, reo, or reo bar, is a common steel bar, and is commonly used as a tensioning device in reinforced concrete and reinforced m...

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