The Specification

  • Peter Astley
Part of the Macmillan Technician Series book series


The engineering model was referred to earlier as a good means of helping to make decisions. The specification can be considered as a means of transmitting decisions. Design information, from the initial concept until final manufacture, should be integrated as much as possible in a logical sequence. Consider the diagram showing a four-stage approach (see figure 4.1). Let us use this approach towards constructing possible specifications for some everyday items.


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© Peter Astley 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Astley
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  1. 1.Foley College of Further EducationStourbridgeUK

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