References and Sources of Information

DESIGNING PRECISION MACHINED PRODUCTS

Precision Machined Products Association
  • Engineering Design for Screw Machine Products
  • Buyer's Guide for the Purchase of Precision Turned Parts

  • DRAFTING PRACTICE, SURFACE TEXTURE

    American National Standards Institute
  • ANSI/ASME Y1.1, Abbreviations for Use on Drawings and in Text
  • ANSI/ASME Y14.1, Decimal Inch Drawing Sheet Size and Format
  • ANSI/ASME Y14.1M, Metric Drawing Sheet Size and Format
  • ANSI/ASME Y14.2M, Line Conventions and Lettering
  • ANSI/ASME Y14.3M, Multiview and Sectional View Drawings
  • ANSI/ASME Y14.5M, Dimensioning and Tolerancing
  • ANSI/ASME Y14.6, Screw Thread Representation
  • ANSI/ASME Y14.6aM, Screw Thread Representation (Metric)
  • ANSI/ASME Y14.36M, Surface Texture Symbols
  • ANSI/ASME B46.1, Surface Texture

    INSERTS FOR PLASTICS

    Society of the Plastics Industry
  • Plastics Engineering Handbook

  • KNURLING

    American National Standards Institute
  • ANSI/ASME B94.6, Knurling
    Precision Machined Products Association
  • Specifying and Measuring Cylindrical Knurls

    SCREW THREADS

    American National Standards Institute
  • ANSI/ASME B1 Standards (Design and gaging of inch & metric threads)
    National Technical Information Service
  • FED-STD-H28, Screw Thread Standards for Federal Services

    RAW MATERIALS

    General

    American Society for Testing and Materials SAE, International

    Aluminum

    Aluminum Association

    Copper — Brass — Bronze

    Copper Development Association

    Plastics

    Society of the Plastics Industry

    Steel (Carbon, Alloy and Stainless)

    American Iron and Steel Institute
    Cold Finished Steel Bar Institute (Telephone: 202-508-1030)
    Steel Service Center Institute (Telephone: 216-694-3630)

    HEAT TREATING

    Metal Treating Institute

    PLATING

    Metal Finishing Suppliers Association National Association of Metal Finishers

    Note: Handbooks and other technical information from machine, material, tooling and service suppliers represent additional sources of information for many of the topics mentioned in this Guide.

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