This book has been designed to cater the needs of the first-year engineering students of all branches. The text of the book covers the complete syllabus of the subject - Engineering Drawing (Graphics) of various Technical Universities all over the country and is also linked with a website, an online portal for students. Any Engineer, irrespective of their branch requires the basic knowledge of design and graphics in order to understand the elements of a Product and the Manufacturing Process. It provides a comprehensive and practical overview of engineering graphics through simple and well-explained examples along with an ample number of unsolved problems. The book is fragmented in 17 chapters and contains in depth information on various topic discussed in the respective chapter. Mostly First Angle of Projection has been followed while solving problems in this book but in some problems Third Angle of Projection has also been used purposely to explain the concept to the students.
The book is linked with a website www.engineersdrawing.com which will behave as an online portal for students. This website also contains solutions to all the unsolved problems in the book.
Latest BIS Codes were used in this Book (SP46-2003)
The book is linked with a website "www.engineersdrawing.com" which will behave as an online portal for students
Every chapter has a unique uniform resource locator (URL), mentioned under the name of each chapters, which simplifies the search for the students
A chapter on AutoCAD (AutoCAD 2015) for Engineering Drawing (Graphics)
The online content is an addition to this book for better understanding and further doubt clearance will be also be available on website
Solutions to all the unsolved questions will be explained chapter wise on the"www.engineersdrawing.com"
Examples are explained in a Student-friendly method which includes "Step-by-Step" approach
The book contains the chapter-end exercises to help students develop their drawing skills
More than 360 solved examples
Large number (666) of illustrative drawings
More than 440 review questions (unsolved)
Roop Lal is presently working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical, Production & Industrial and Automobile Engineering at Delhi Technological University (formerly Delhi College of Engineering) New Delhi. He obtained his Master's degrees from Motilal Nehru Regional Engineering College (now Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology), Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. He has 34 years of experience from which, 17 years are of industrial experience in Aviation sector and over 17 years' experience of teaching in engineering. He has taught various core mechanical subjects like Machine Design, Strength of Materials, Engineering Mechanics, Theory of Machines, Engineering Graphics and Machine Drawing. He has also reviewed many engineering books and attended many seminars held at prestigious institutes of India such as IIT's and NIT's. He has guided postgraduate student's thesis in various field of Design and dynamics of machines. He has published research papers at various international and national journals. His current research areas include Design, I.C. Engines, Tribology and related topics. He is the lifetime member of The Institution of Engineers (India). Ramakant Rana is presently working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering at Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Technology (affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University), New Delhi, India. He obtained his Bachelor's in Mechanical and Automation Engineering from Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, New Delhi and completed his Master's Degree in Production Engineering from the Delhi Technological University (formerly Delhi College of Engineering), New Delhi. He has five years of teaching experience in the field of engineering. He has taught various subjects related to mechanical engineering which includes Engineering Drawing (Engineering Graphics), Manufacturing Process, Engineering Mechanics, Mechatronics, Robotics, Advance Methods of Manufacturing and Management of Manufacturing System at Undergraduate course. He is a life member of The Institution of Engineers (India). A number of papers have been published by him in the international journals and conferences and few of them are under review. He has also guided undergraduate students on various projects in the field of advanced methods of manufacturing, welding and robotics.