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MEC 1011


MEC 1011 - Design Communication I
Assignment 1

Due at the end of our ‘Lecture’ meeting in Week 2
All items drawn with pencil on
8 1/2 x 11 paper

  1. Produce a concept sketch of a paper weight. Include general and specific notes (Ref. p. 101). Also include a title at the top, some reference to size, material, how it will work and how it will be made. Sign and date it.
  2. Construct folded paper models of the first-angle and third-angle projection systems. Include three views of a simple object, projection lines, and title, name. etc. (turn them in flat). Ref. p. 124
  3. On ‘see-through’ graph paper, produce a complete working drawing (to any convenient scale) of a paper weight. Include views, projection lines (lightly), a ‘fold line’, dimensions, tolerances, title block, border, and pertinent notes. Ref. Ch 4 and 12.
  4. On ‘iso paper’, produce an isometric construction (to any convenient scale) of the paper weight. Ref. p. 87