using standard technical drawing techniques,
relatively small scale. Both types of drawings use a
symbols, and other designations as stated in military
standard set of architectural symbols. Figure 2-6
The first section of the
illustrates the conventional symbols for the more
construction drawings consists of the site plan, plot
common types of material used on structures.
plan, foundation plans, floor plans, and framing plans.
Figure 2-7 shows the more common symbols used for
General drawings consist of plans (views from above)
doors and windows. Study these symbols thoroughly
and elevations (side or front views) drawn on a
before proceeding further in this chapter.
Figure 2-6.-Architectural symbols for plans and elevations.