Technical Drawing - Traditional Drafting Techniques - Discussion

Discussion :: Traditional Drafting Techniques - General Questions (Q.No.3)


Traditional drafters need to be able to create several different line widths because ________.

[A]. different line widths convey different information
[B]. the line width has to do with how dark it appear in the finished drawing
[C]. they seem to transmit better in a fax machine
[D]. it makes no difference

Answer: Option A


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Sujay B said: (Jul 3, 2011)  
What are the different informations conveyed?

Edd said: (Jul 9, 2011)  
Based on the line weight given it can dif part of the drawing.

Eswaran said: (Jan 29, 2012)  
Different line width convey different information.

Puja said: (Mar 12, 2014)  
Because different width of lines have its own specific function which convey the meaning of line while we are reading the drawing. EG. The center line have a specified width with dotted formation so, we can identify the center line.

Nikhil said: (Feb 5, 2016)  
Because different line width have the different meaning of understanding for the visitors.

Gajanan V S said: (Aug 4, 2017)  
We use thin lines for dimensions, thick lines for the actual drawing.

Sivachandran said: (Apr 23, 2019)  
As per my thoughts, it describes the major of line type in which the hidden lines provided with a less line width so it gives light in visual when compared to other lines thus the operators can easily identify the difference in drawing.

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