Blueprint Reading

Blueprint Reading : Fundamentals for the Water and Wastewater Maintenance Operator

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Experience has shown that when maintenance operators can understand and properly use blueprints and schematics they have little difficulty in correctly interpreting and using plant unit process drawings. Blueprint Reading bridges the gap between available training materials and the information water and wastewater maintenance operators need to know. It covers basic principles of blueprint reading and deals with principles and applications of schematics and symbols. Each chapter presents essential, practical knowledge vital to understanding and interpreting plant operations and that enhances the reader's ability to properly maintain plant more

Product details

  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 148.6 x 214.1 x 18.5mm | 308.45g
  • Taylor & Francis Inc
  • CRC Press Inc
  • Bosa Roca, United States
  • English
  • 179 black & white illustrations
  • 1587161338
  • 9781587161339

Table of contents

BLUEPRINTS Blueprints: The Universal Language Groping in the Dark Blueprint Standards Finding Information Title Block Self-Test Basic Math Review The Maintenance Operator's ToolBox Units of Measurement Fractions and Decimal Fractions Review of Basic Math Operations Decimal Operations Working with Decimals Angles Area of a Rectangle Radius Self-Test 3Alphabet of Lines Just a Bunch of Drawn Lines? Visible Lines Hidden Lines Section Lines Center Lines Dimensions and Extension Lines Leaders Cutting Plane or Viewing Plane Lines Break Lines Phantom Lines Line Gage Self-Test Views Orthographic Projections One-View Drawings Two-View Drawings Three-View Drawings Auxiliary Views Self-Test Dimensions & Shop Notes Dimensioning Decimal & Size Dimensions Definition of Dimensioning Terms Types of Dimensions Shop Notes Self-Test Machine Drawings Understanding Machines & Machine Tools The Centrifugal Pump Drawing (Simplified) Pack Gland Drawing Submersible Pump Drawing (Simplified) Turbine Pump Drawing (Simplified) Self-Test Sheet Metal Drawings Sheet Metal Dimension Calculations Hems and Joints Self-Test Hydraulic and Pneumatic Drawings Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems Type of Hydraulic & Pneumatic Drawings Graphic Symbols for Fluid Power Systems Supplementary Information Accompanying Graphic Drawings Self-Test Welding Blueprints & Symbols Welding Drawings Welding Processes Types of Welded Joints Basic Weld Symbols The Welding Symbol Self-Test Electrical Drawings Troubleshooting & Electrical Drawings Electrical Symbols Electrical Voltage & Power Electrical Drawings Self-Test AC & R Drawings AC & R Refrigeration Air-Conditioning Self-Test SCHEMATICS Schematics & Symbols Schematics How to Use Schematic Diagrams Schematic Symbols Schematic Diagrams: An Example Schematics & Troubleshooting Self-Test Electrical Schematics Electrical Drawings Electrical Symbols Reading Plant Schematics Self-Test General Piping Systems & System Schematics Piping Systems Piping Symbols Hydraulic & Pneumatic System Schematic Symbols AC & R System Schematic Self-Test Final Review Examination Appendix A: Answers to Chapter Self-Tests Appendix B: Answers to Chapter 15 -- Final Review Examination Indexshow more