In separate boxes to the title block the current revision with an outline description of the revision should be indicated. It contains document-management-relevant data fields but not fields for specific technology areas or product requirements. Titles that limit a part to a particular use or application should be avoided. The title block includes the border and the various sections for providing administrative and technical information, and usually is located at the bottom right hand corner of a sheet. It covers manual as well as computer-based design work, and is applicable to all kinds of documents for all kind of products — in all phases of the product life cycle and all fields of engineering. Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical engineering professional community.
The title should include sufficient information to identify the type of drawing e. Descriptive data fields The administrative data fields in the title block shall be in accordance with the following table Descriptive data fields in the title block Field name Recommended number of characters Obligation Title 25 Mandatory Supplementary title 2 x 25 Optional Title The title refers to the content of the document. Who could imagine a title bolck in mechanical drawing without material code, general tolerance, scale, and part weight. The identification number shall be unique — at least within the organization of the legal owner. The document might have been checked by a number of different specialists in accordance with the local rules for that type of document, specific project etc.
Any imput would be greatly appreciated. For many small parts, only one sheet is required. Paper size The size of the form for the original document, e. Significant numbering systems could be used for commonly purchased items like fasteners. Data field Bounded area used for a specific category of data. Secondly, The total wdith 180mm force us to give more unnessesary space for some data fields, and makes the total size bigger.
I, the copyright holder of this work, hereby publish it under the following license: This file is licensed under the license. Its purpose is to facilitate the exchange of documents and ensure compatibility by defining field names, their contents and their length number of characters. It supports the cross-use and re-use of documents. Its dimension is 180 x 36 mm, contains six optional data fields. The items that are different on each page need to be entered in. The fields arrangment have not Intelligently constructed.
Names of the items must not contain spaces. The drawing should also include a symbol identifying the projection. Whenever possible, documents should be presented in single-language versions. Even if a consultant prepares the document, the technical reference shall be a person within the legal owners organization. Each deliverable has a unique number e. The part number being towards the bottom right corner is one of the few fields that has requirements.
The only time that I've seen an issue on title block content was on submissions for defense projects. Number of sheets This is the total number of sheets of which the document consists. Supplementary title The supplementary title field may be used to give further information on the object, when needed. The names of such specialists may be indicated in the title block or in a separate document part. Please clarify what you are looking for after reading through other threads in this forum. Sheet Segment of a technical drawing.
Document type The document type field indicates the role of the document with respect to its content of information and representation format. On completion of each drawing revision an additional revision box should be completed thus providing a detailed history of the drawing. Lets have a third title block with all eight mandatory fields. It covers manual as well as computer-based design work, and is applicable to all kinds of documents for all kind of products - in all phases of the product life cycle and all fields of engineering. For example, the part number for a washer could include the inside diameter, outside diameters, thickness, material, and plating.
Creator The creator or person who has prepared or revised the document. You did not state the application you are using, but setting up the file templates goes a huge way in having any kind of consistency with the drawings and drawing standards. Today, the market is saturated with groundbreaking design projects and competition from around the world. It is one of the main ways in which searches for documents can be made. These important data should be placed outside of the title block. Consistent descriptions facilitate efficient searching and retrieval using the title field. This recommendation has two drawbacks: Firstly, it is just designed for fitting and good looking in A4 portrate size, and is useless in the other sheet format like A4 landscape and A3.