Basic Blueprint Reading – 1 Day

Next Class: TBD

Prerequisites: None
Text: Hammer’s Blueprint Reading Basics, 4th edition

Basic Blueprint Reading 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. Your go-to resource for Blueprint Reading in Illinois and the Midwest!

Next Scheduled Class:
8am – 4pm
$385 per student
Includes Blueprint Reading Textbook

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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! 847-851-1160

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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