BS is the British standard developed by the BSI Group for technical product documentation, geometric product specification, geometric tolerance specification and engineering drawings. Figure 33 – Simplification of drawing indication when there is only one This British Standard supersedes BS , which is withdrawn. Technical Drawing standards create a 2D Graphical Language. I’ve based the information on these posts on BS , the British standard for ‘Technical.
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The first revision to take a major step in this direction was the revision. For manual drawings this is not really a problem.
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Your basket is empty. Over a period of 73 years it was expanded and edited until its withdrawal in The standard is updated frequently to reflect the growing number of international standards which themselves are frequently updated.
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BS Technical product documentation and specification
This document is the standard known as BS As such BS acts as a gateway — or roadmap — to around ISO standards on documentation, specification and verification.
It covers all of the requirements for the technical specification of products and their component parts. This is the seventh edition of BS This book is also obtained from Amazon ref. All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from December Requirements for drawing borders and title blocks have been formalised and changed in some areas The comma is to be used as a decimal marker instead of the full stop. Find out more about page archiving.
UK’s national standard for engineering drawings revised
In a number of cases, ISO standards were developed to cover particular topics before any corresponding coverage was developed for BS The federation has grown considerably since those early days, and now over nations are represented in its membership. A significant change in the revision is that there is no longer a requirement to state whether specifications have been toleranced in accordance with either the Principle of Independency or the Principle of Dependency.
BS – What does it mean in practice? Work has recently finished on the next revision, which is now much more comprehensive, and will be published in December Who is this standard for?
As the initials of this organisation could vary when the name was translated into different languages, the initials ISO were adopted as a universal acronym for its name. Drawing conventions Conventions are ways of doing things which conform to a common standard, for example, technical drawings.
UK’s national standard for engineering drawings revised | BSI Group
A small break should be added where the extension line meets the drawing. By continuing to access the site you are agreeing to their use. It was in effect just an expensive shopping list.
One-off, batch, and mass or continuous production all have different design requirements, because of stabdards differences between types of product, client [ client: This page was last edited on 11 Decemberat An important difference between BS and BS is in stanvards marking of the decimal place.
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BS defines the requirements for the technical specification of products and their component parts. In BS the decimal place is indicated with a decimal point.