Welcome to CAD 1!!! This is the first of  4 CAD classes available to you at Mingus. In this introductory class you will be intorduced to the amazing world of Computer Assisted Drawing and the career oppertunities that are available with these skills. In addition we will discuss and explore some of the basic "Life Skills" that will be needed as you leave school and enter the working world. It is exciting to have you as a student and I am looking forward to a FUN and productive year. I will update this website with assignments, news and events...check back often!!!

Monday 3/16/2020


PLEASE NOTE SCHOOL IS CLOSED UNTIL AT LEAST 3/30/2020. Please refer to the information on the website  I can be reached at my email address


This is the last week before spriing break students will be finishing the first two drawings that have been assigned this semester...the coupler drawing will be graded by end of week.


Styudents will be working on the workiing drawings for the level, coupler and u-joint


Students should be finishing the coupler project and be working on the level and/or the U joint drawing


Students will continue working on the working drawing assignments...the coupler the level and the U joint have been assigned


Students will continue working the couple and the level working drawings. We will learn the purpose and construction the Bill of Materials


Studentys will be working on the coupler and the level woking drawings


This weekk students will continue to work on the coupler working drawing...if completed they will begin the isometric level and it's components


We will continue working on the coupler working drawing and introduce the Bill of materials.


Welcome back! I hope everyone had a good break. This week we will start workiing on our working drawings that will take up a good portion of this semester. We will start with the coupler.


It is finals week. We will be testing on Wednesday and spending the rest of the week finishing drawings


This week we will finsih our two point perspective drawing and have time for students to catch up on incomplete drawings


This week we will finish our chapter 12 isometric drawings and work on the half section isometric view of 8-55


This week we will continue our section on isometric and oblique drawings 12-78,12-86, 12-89 and 12-90 are assigned


This week we will finish our section on auxilliary drawings and begin introducing the concept of isometric and oblique drawings. Drawings 12-78, 12-86 and 12-89 have been assigned


This week we will begin our secti0on on auxiliary drawings we will be working drawings 7-33, 7-35,7-41, 7-42 and 7-43


This week we will finish working on our sectional views...9-67, 9-70 and 9-77 will be due by Friday.


This week we will continue working on our sectional drawings drawings 9-67(full section), 9-70(half section) and 9-77(full section) have been assigned.


This week we will begin working on our sectional views portion of our program we will be working on 9-52, 9-55, 9-58


This week we will finish our lessons on dimensioning  6-88, 6-93, 5-60, 5-102 are assigned. I have attached the drawings that will be graded as part of the first Qtr..


This week we will start working on addeing diimensions to our drawings Chapter 6 6-88, 6-93, 5-60, 5-102 will bew assigned to complete and dimension.