NFFS Academy Course Spotlight: Engineering Drawings for Castings

Posted By: Erin Russell NFFS, Technical,

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Course Spotlight: Engineering Drawings for Castings

metal casting with engineering drawing in backgroundEngineering Drawings for Castings elaborates on the fundamental terminology associated with engineering drawings used when casting a product. This course will benefit engineering, manufacturing, quality, and purchasing personnel within any organization that produces parts using an engineering drawing.

Member Price through NFFS Academy: $75
Non-Member Price: $140

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify the distinct characteristics that are included in a casting drawing.
  2. Understand the different features that entails a casting drawing.
  3. Differentiate the various symbols commonly associated with a casting drawing.
  4. Describe the importance of the notes section of a casting drawing and the different types of notes that may be found in this section.

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