Figure Examples Of Angle And Hole Dimensioning

Dimensioning Angles

(5) Dimensioning Small Distances and Small Angles. When dimensioning a small distance or a small angle, always keep the lettering at the normal height of either 1/8 or 3/16. The temptation is to squeeze the dimensions into the smaller space. This is unacceptable because crowded or cramped dimensions are difficult to read, especially on blueprints which are microfilmed. Figure 72 (on the following page) shows several different ways to dimension small distances or angles and still keep the dimensions at the normal height.

Example Dimensioning Angle

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    How to show angles on blueprints?
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    How do you dimension an angled hole?
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