Course materials, equipment, tools of the trade, etc.
Note: We will discuss these materials on the first day of class... no need to purchase any until after the discussion.
You will need two three-ring binders, one for lab and one for lecture. The lab binder will need to be at least 1.5; the lecture binder could be 1 or 1.5
o Spiral notebooks will not work!
You will need a computer with MS Excel
Mechanical pencil(s) (0.5 mm with 2H or harder lead)
Colored pencils (hard lead for shading)
Ruler with cm units and/or a ruler with inches subdivided in tenths. (W43 - See examples first)
Tracing Paper (can use white copier paper)
Graph Paper (generally use the back)
o Might need two types: standard pad and high-quality
Protractor (typically in the C-thru rulers)
2 plastic triangles (optional)
Calculator (May not be necessary if you have Excel)
Textbook (Davis. Reynolds, Kluth)
Lab book (Optional)
A good eraser (Staedler is the best!)