The newly updated 4th Edition of Blueprints and Plans for HVAC!
Blueprints and Plans for HVAC teaches users how to read and use HVAC plans and blueprints. The latest addition of this widely popular resource focuses on air-conditioning drawings and hands-on exercises that are a cornerstone of the previous editions. This book aims to help readers master the basics of blueprint reading while applying their new skills to work throughout the HVAC trade. The 4th edition has been updated in order to reflect increasing use of computers to develop prints and plans, while still including all of the critical areas of study such as architects and engineering scales. Users will learn how to create and use working construction drawings, drafting with instruments and freehand sketching. He the final section of this book goes beyond the basic concepts to enable the users to gain valuable skills in interpreting and reading ductwork, architectural, electrical, mechanical and plumbing plans. 336 pp.
- Graphs, photos, illustrations and sketches serve as visual aids in order to reinforce key concepts that clarify complicated material.
- Contains a complete set of commercial blueprints that will correlate directly with the book’s exercises, allowing all readers to apply what they have learned throughout the different lectures.
- Contains helpful appendices to provide instant access for beginners in order to find frequently used geometric figures and formulas, abbreviations, conversion tables and symbols.
- No prior knowledge is needed, making this book an ideal resource for anyone is planning a career within the HVAC industry or building trades.