Department of 
Mechanical Engineering

Mech 403/503


Computer Aided Design    Room ME241



Help Files

Additional resources


  Help Files

1. Engineering part sketching assignment (pdf)

2. Examples of proper drawing dimensioning (pdf)

2a. Comments on proper drawing dimensioning (pdf)

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

2c. Design intent & Dimensions (pdf)

3. Cleaning SW default drawing dimension (pdf)

4. Significant figures in calculations (pdf)

5. Weights of average human body parts, pdf

6. Human palm as an elastic support, pdf

7. Setting the total Factor of Safety (FOS), pdf

8. Controlling accuracy of a simulation study, pdf

9. Modifying simulation images for reports, pdf

10. Suggested design report styles, pdf

11. White Paper on Motion vs Simulation studies, pdf

12. Very bad blue blob example, pdf