Sir Wilfrid Laurier SS

Technological Design


Course Topics: TDJ1O | TDJ2O | TDJ3O | TDJ3M | TDJ4O | TDJ4M

SKETCH-UP


The following links will take you to information for Google Sketchup 6 & 7
Introduction to SketchUp http://sketchup.google.com/product/gsu.html
Sketchup 8 download: http://sketchup.google.com/download/
Self-paced Tutorials: http://sketchup.google.com/3dwarehouse/cldetails?mid=36e1fa0d054a15eecc725c514c21d975&prevstart=0
Video Tutorials: http://sketchup.google.com/training/videos.html

PART 1:
Complete the following tutorials,
  • Click on the following links listed below
  • "download Model" to your "My Document" folder
  • Either double click on file name or in SketchUp then "file - open" the file name
  • save each tutorial as your "lastname_firstname_tutorialname.skp" (ie. brown_jim_part1.skp)
  • submit each tutorial into your course section of the "Handin" folder


Introduction to SketchUp
Start a Drawing Part 1
Start a Drawing Part 2
Start a Drawing Part 3
Drafting Assignment:
  • Convert the orthographic drawing F1, F4 and F5 into Isometric.
  • Each square in the orthographic view is equal to 1/4".
  • Save each assignment as " lastname_firstname_tutorialname.skp" (ie. brown_jim_F1 Top.skp)
  • submit each tutorial into your course section of the " Handin " folder



PART 2:
Complete the following tutorials,
  • Click on the following links listed below
  • "download Model" to your "My Document" folder
  • Either double click on file name or in SketchUp then "file - open" the file name
  • save each tutorial as your " lastname_firstname_tutorialname.skp" (ie. brown_jim_part1.skp"
  • submit each tutorial into your course section of the " Handin " folder

Colors and Materials



Drafting Assignment:
OPEN the following Word document and reproduce all the shapes in SketchUp 6.0.312.
external image msword.png SketchUp_Assignment1.doc




PART 3:
Drafting Assignment:
    • Do an online search for different wheel ideas for a CO2 Draster
    • Keep in mind the best wheels are stable, light and aerodynamic
    • Design a ´╗┐Front and Rear wheel using the following specific information below for a CO2 Dragster
    • use a 1:1 scale for all drawings
    • save as your "lastname_firstname_CO2wheel.skp" (ie. brown_charlie_CO2wheel.skp)
    • submit each drawing into your course section (ie TDJ2O-01 or TDJ1O-01) of the "Handin" folder
Dimensions
Min.
Max.
Front wheel diameter
32mm
37mm
Front wheel thickness (at race surface)
2mm
5mm
Rear wheel diameter
30mm
40mm
Rear wheel thickness (at race surface)
15mm
18mm
    • pb1.jpg
      CO2 Dragster Wheels