drafting board

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Noun1.drafting board - a smooth board on which paper is placed for making drawingsdrafting board - a smooth board on which paper is placed for making drawings
board - a flat piece of material designed for a special purpose; "he nailed boards across the windows"
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com)-- Cutting Mats, a national provider of drafting supplies, tools, and equipment announced the debut of their new product line, VYCO Drafting Board Cover.
Established in 1982 as a home-based business, founder and company president Bob Tomlinson started out producing residential and electrical drawings on a traditional drafting board before taking a leap of faith and borrowing $30,000 in 1985 to acquire the company's first CAD workstation so that the business could enter the emerging computerized drafting field.
Washington, July 15 (ANI): One year out from passage of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act and three months after it was supposed to come into effect, a key anti-corruption and transparency measure-Section 1504-is still sitting on the Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) drafting board.
The last time that such a disruptive technology rocked the civil engineering world to this extent was about 20 years ago, when CAD was replacing the drafting board.
In 2005, when it came time to expand and update the Cocoanut Bayou residence, Oswald packed up his drafting board and moved across the country to Sarasota.
Most of his duties go far beyond the drafting board, from long-range planning for the bureau's budgetary needs to a new facility's smallest detail.
For nine years, he drew at the drafting board in the Manhattan office of Skidmore, Owings and Merrill.
As president of Prescott Muir Architects for 32 years, Muir has his hands on many tables besides the drafting board, which this year earned him membership in the College of Fellows of The American Institute of Architects, an acknowledgement by the National Association of Architects (AIA) for a career-long contribution to the field and community.
Hertel's team and a number of local business and community leaders have been busy lining up financial and political support to get this project off of the drafting board and in the ground.
The way projects stay on the drafting board here for 20 years at a time, I figure that by about 2025 they will finally get around to widening Belt Line Road and come up with a dynamic plan to eliminate congestion at Belt Line-River Road-Delta Highway (the worst
When Aurora received its first subcontract in 1995 to build vertical tails for the original Advanced Concept Technology Demonstration (ACTD) air vehicle, it was merely a conceptual sketch on a drafting board.
Although l have since retired my drafting board and hand tools, I'm more committed than ever to make good on my goal of creating opportunities for hard-working, ambitious people to live the American Dream of having a business to call their own.