Covers the development of geometrical elements of structures by the triangulation method of sheet metal layout. Includes the development of stretchouts and making cardboard or sheet metal models of transition pieces.
Goals, Topics, and Objectives
- Layout elevation.
- Plane views.
- Layout profiles.
- Triangulation and triangulation simplified.
Assessment and Requirements
All students will be required to complete a comprehensive final examination that assesses the learning of all course objectives. This exam must be weighted in a manner so that this exam score is worth a minimum of 15 percent of the final course grade. This exam is to be a common exam administered to all sections of TASM 130.
Texts, handouts, and/or workbooks will be determined by the TAE Department.