From concept development to final production, this comprehensive text thoroughly examines the design, prototyping, and fabrication of engineering products and emphasizes modern developments in system modeling, analysis, and automatic control. This reference details various management strategies, design methodologies, traditional production techniqu

chapter 1|28 pages

Competitive Manufacturing

part |2 pages

Part I Engineering Design

chapter 2|19 pages

Conceptual Design

chapter 3|30 pages

Design Methodologies

chapter 4|27 pages

Computer-Aided Design

part |2 pages

Part II Discrete-Parts Manufacturing

chapter 7|24 pages

Metal Forming

chapter 8|33 pages


chapter 9|42 pages

Modern Manufacturing Techniques

chapter 10|51 pages


chapter 11|19 pages

Workholding—Fixtures and Jigs

chapter 12|31 pages

Materials Handling

part |2 pages

Part III Automatic Control in Manufacturing

chapter 13|41 pages

Instrumentation for Manufacturing Control

chapter 14|38 pages

Control of Production and Assembly Machines

chapter 15|29 pages

Supervisory Control of Manufacturing Systems

chapter 16|35 pages

Control of Manufacturing Quality