ISBN 9788183333788,Applied CATIA

Applied CATIA


BPB Publications



BPB Publications

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9788183333788

ISBN-10 8183333788


Number of Pages 484 Pages
Language (English)

Mechanical engineering

This unique text efficiently and effectively teaches CATIA. V5 to anyone with little or no prior experience with this software. It can be used in virtually any Educational setting-- from four-year engineering schools to community colleges and vociferate schools to industrial training centers—and will also serve as a useful on-the-job reference or as a self-study manual that can' be used with litte or no outside help. Unlike other books of its kind, it begins at a very basic level and ends at a fairly advanced level. It's perfect for anyone interested in learning CATIA V5 quickly and easily.

Among its Fegehres.

  • Easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions complemented by hundreds of graphic illustrations that enhance visual learning.

  • Commands that are highlighted in bold for more efficient reading and review. Brief notes on most illustrations that further clarify instructions,

  • Many chapters that are self-contained, allowing flexibility in how to use this book. Examples and screen shots that are drawn from Release 15.

About the Author
L. Scott Hansen 
received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Vocational Education from Northern Arizona University and also earned a Ph.D. in Applied Sciene and Technology at the University of Wyoming. He is currently a Division Chair in Allied Health, Applied Science, and Human Service at Mohave Community College in Kingman, Arizona, where he also teaches 2D and 3D CAD courses. Previously, Scott was an Associate Professor of technology in the College of Computing, Integrated Engineering, and Technology at Southern Utah university, teaching introductory through senior-level courses in the CAD/CAM Engineering Technology program. His software applications experience includes IBM Fastdraft, Versa CAD, Auto CAD, Mastercam, Inventor, Solid Works, .Solid Edge, and CATIA VS. For many years he's enjoyed performing design and fabrication work by building and modifying automobiles, dune buggies, boats, and motorcycles.

Table of Conents:- 

Chapter 1 Getting Started

  • Create a simple sketch using the Sketcher Workbench commands 

  • Dimension a sketch using the Constraint command.

  • Extrude a sketch using the Pad command

  • Create a fillet using the Edge Fillet command

  • Create a hole using the Extruded Cut command

  • Create a counter bore using the Hole command

Chapter 2 Learning More Basics

  • Revolve a sketch using the Shaft command

  • Create a hole using the Extruded Cut command

  • Create a series of holes using the Circular Pattern command

Chapter 3 Learning To Detail Part Drawings

  • Create an Orthographic View using the Drawing commands

Chapter 4 Advanced Detail Drawing Procedures

  • Create an Auxiliary View using the Drafting commands

  • Create an Offset Section View using the Drafting commands  

  • Dimension views using the Forced Vertical Dimension in View command

  • Create Text using the Drawing Annotation commands

Chapter 5 Learning To Edit Existing Solid Models

  • Edit the part using the Edit Sketch command 

  • Edit the part using the Edit Pad command

Chapter 6 Advanced Design Procedures

  • Learn to use the Front, Top, and Right Planes

  • Learn to use the Wire frame viewing coriander 

  • Learn to Project 3D Elements on to a new sketch

  • Learn to use the Shell command

Chapter 7 Introduction To Assembly View Procedures

  • Learn to insert existing solid models using the Assembly commands

  • Learn to constrain all parts using the Constraint command

  • Learn to edit/modify parts while in the Assembly command

  • Learn to manually simulate motion

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