Basic Blueprint Reading – 1 Day

Thursday December 17th, 2020

Prerequisites: None
Text: Effective class handouts provided, no physical text book.
Instructor: Dan Filipek
Location: 302 E. Main St., East Dundee, IL 60118

Our Basic Blueprint Reading class for Manufacturing is an entry-level course that teaches students how to interpret shop blueprints and comprehend the information needed to fabricate parts and perform assembly operations. This course will provide students with a basic introduction to understanding and interpreting basic manufacturing blueprints. We start with the proper way to read manufacturing blueprints and build comprehensive knowledge that students can apply to their work.

This course is designed to benefit many different roles in the industry including machinists, tool and die makers, metrologists, and many more! The training is 8 hrs and consists of detailed  instruction, classroom discussion, and hands-on scenarios to help students fully comprehend reading drawings. We do encourage students to bring their own drawings that they use in their roles, with permission from their companies. This helps students get ahead in their careers and remove uncertainties in their own skills. Made to Measure — Your go-to resource for Blueprint Reading in Illinois!

Next Scheduled Class:
December 17th, 2020
8am – 4pm
$385 per student

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Have a team you need to train? On-site courses are available for classes of 6 or more students. We’ll travel to you and teach your team in the comfort of your facility. Call us for a quote!


Learn how to read blueprints and drawings in a 1-day class full of expert-level instruction and hands-on applications.

Topics Covered Include:

  • Line types
  • Orthographic projections
  • Pictorials
  • Views
  • Dimensioning
  • Tolerancing
  • Title blocking
  • Revisions
  • 1st and 3rd angle projections
  • Threads


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