Industrial Design Materials and Manufacturing

ISBN-10: 0471297690

ISBN-13: 9780471297697

Edition: 1999

Authors: Jim Lesko

List price: $65.00
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A design-oriented approach to the technical aspects of product design Industrial Design: Materials and Manufacturing Guide provides the detailed coverage of materials and manufacturing processes that industrial designers need without the in-depth and overly technical discussions commonly directed toward engineers. Author Jim Lesko gives you the practical knowledge you need to develop a real-world understanding of materials and processes and make informed choices for industrial design projects. He saves you valuable time that can be better spent in the successful design of products. In this book, you2ll find everything from basic terminology to valuable insights on why certain shapes work best for particular applications. You2ll learn how to extract the best performance from all of the most commonly used methods and materials. The ideal companion for both students and professional industrial designers, Industrial Design: Materials and Manufacturing Guide provides easy access to the information you need with: An easy-to-use chart format that lists advantages and disadvantages for each material and method Broad coverage of the most-used manufacturing methods and materials More than 130 photographs and 340 drawings The latest information on concurrent design and engineering Whether you2re a professional industrial designer in need of a ready reference or a student looking to solidify your understanding of basic technical issues, Industrial Design: Materials and Manufacturing Guide offers the perspective, coverage, and convenience you need.
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List price: $65.00
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/6/1998
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 224
Size: 10.50" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.232
Language: English

Manufacturing Processes
Metal Forming
Metal Cutting
Metal Joining
Appearance Finishing and Coating
Resin Forming Processes
Machining Parts
Joining Plastics
Rubbers and Elastomers
Natural Engineering Materials
Rapid Phototyping
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