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Ref. BS EN ISO 7519: Technical drawings. Construction drawings. General principles of presentation for general arrangement and assembly drawings. Drawings – Sketches Sketch ~ this can be defined as a draft or rough outline of an idea; it can be a means of depicting a three-dimensional form in a two-dimensional guise. 56 Sketches can be produced free-hand or using rules and set squares to give basic guide lines. All sketches should be clear, show all the necessary detail and above all be in the correct proportions.

10. Proposed future developments. Examples ~ 30 Split level construction to form economic shape. Plateau or high ground solution giving dry site conditions on sloping sites. Shape determined by existing trees. 31 Stepped elevation or similar treatment to blend with the natural environment. The Structure – Basic Types SIMPLY SUPPORTED BEAM 32 BUILT-IN BEAM CANTILEVER BEAM PROPPED CANTILEVER STRUT 33 structural member which is subjected mainly to compression forces VERTICAL STRUT usually called a column stanchion or pier TIE a structural member which is subjected mainly to tension forces 34 ARCHES loads are transmitted around arch to the abutments POST AND LINTEL PLANE FRAME 35 The Structure – Basic Forms SOLID CONSTRUCTION structurally limited confined usually to buildings of low height and short spans 36 FRAMED OR SKELETAL CONSTRUCTION 37 PANEL OR BOX CONSTRUCTION FOLDED PLATE CONSTRUCTION 38 Shell Roofs ~ these are formed by a structural curved skin covering a given plan shape and area.

56 Sketches can be produced free-hand or using rules and set squares to give basic guide lines. All sketches should be clear, show all the necessary detail and above all be in the correct proportions. Sketches can be drawn by observing a solid object or they can be produced from conventional orthographic views but in all cases can usually be successfully drawn by starting with an outline ‘box’ format giving length, width and height proportions and then building up the sketch within the outline box.

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