CAD Systems


Engineering Studies – P3  Braking Systems – Graphics

This topic covers applications of computer aided drawing in engineering.  The advantages of a CAD systems and the development of new graphics technologies are discussed.

Key Concepts

  • Advantages of CAD
  • Applications of CAD

Discussion Questions

  1. Discuss the advantages of using a CAD system to design and communicate specifications.
  2. Describe applications for CAD that are possible beyond the communication of specifications.
  3. Discuss emerging technologies for digital graphics.



CATIA - a CAD system