ERIC Number: ED098380
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
Patternmaker 3 and 2. Naval Training Command: Rate Training Manual.
Naval Training Publications Detachment, Washington, DC.
The rate training manual provides information related to the duties required to operate and maintain pattern shop equipment and the manufacture and maintenance of shipboard patterns. The manual covers the range of information expected of the patternmaker rating and is designed for independent study by the student, supplemented by other sources cited in the document. Chapters in the manual cover career preparations as a patternmaker, patternmaking and founding, handtools and woodworking machines, patternmaking structural materials, construction techniques, and shop mathematics. Also included are blueprints and layouts, pattern equipment, cores and core boxes, making and molding a simple parted pattern, constructing a cylindrical pattern and core box, and flanged fittings. Segmental and staved patterns and core boxes, patterns for composite castings, and an index conclude the manual. It is liberally illustrated with diagrams, photographs, and figures to aid the learner. (NH)
Descriptors: Blueprints, Construction (Process), Equipment Maintenance, Guides, Hand Tools, Independent Study, Maintenance, Military Training, Patternmaking, Repair, Technical Mathematics, Woodworking
Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C. 20402 (Stock No. 0502-052-8910)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Naval Training Publications Detachment, Washington, DC.