Department of 
Mechanical Engineering

Mech 403/503


Computer Aided Design    Tues, Thurs      Room ME241



Help Files

Additional resources


  Help Files (Revised 11/08/2015)

1. Engineering part sketching assignment (pdf) 20 Aug 15

2. Examples of proper drawing dimensioning (pdf) 11Sept07

2a. Comments on proper drawing dimensioning (pdf) 13Sept12

2b. Common dimension error notations on solid (txt) 23Sept14

2c. Design intent & Dimensions (pdf) 11 Sept 14

3. Cleaning SW default drawing dimension (pdf) 11Sept08

4. Significant figures in calculations (pdf) 1 Nov 2007

5. Big TK units only file, for starting models (tkw, right click) 18 Nov 12

6. Weights of average human body parts, pdf 10/7/15

7. Human palm as an elastic support, pdf 10/7/15

8. Setting the total Factor of Safety (FOS), pdf 10/8/15

9. Controlling accuracy of a simulation study, pdf 10/9/15

10. Modifying simulation images for reports, pdf 10/8/15

11. Suggested design report styles, pdf 10/8/15

12. White Paper on Motion vs Simulation studies, pdf 10/8/15

13. TK Solver principal stresses, Mohr's circles (tkw, right click) 15 Oct 15