BIS-SP 46 Standards of Engineering Drawings

In Brief About BIS-SP 46 Standards  of Engineering Drawings & Other Commonly Used Standards in Engineering  Drawing Practice.

The BIS-SP 46 – 1988 is the standard which is for  “Engineering Drawing  Practice For Schools & Colleges”. And used in the educational institution for engineering drawing or graphics. It was recently revised as SP – 46 – 2003

Other than this the following  standards are commonly used in engineering drawing practice:

IS 1444:1989         DRAWING BOARD SPECIFICATION

IS  15021:2001     PROJECTION METHODS

IS 3221:1966        DRAWING INSTRUMENTS

IS  10713:1983     SCALES

IS 10714:2001     LINES

IS 9609:2001       LETTERING

IS 11669:1986      DIMENSIONING

IS 10711:2001      SIZE & LAYOUT OF DRAWING SHEETS

Author: Vasim Machhar

An Engineering Drawing Geek. Working at Noble Group of Institutions, Junagadh as Head of Mechanical Engineering Department.