Mechanical Engineering CAD (Scope of Competition)

Recommended Entry Requirements
1. Competitors must possess:

• Technical skills and knowledge in Mechanical Engineering – CAD
• Working knowledge of Autodesk Inventor Professional Suite 2018 software in WINDOWS environment

Competition Format
2. This competition is an individual event.

3. Test Projects for the competition are structured by modules.

4. Competitors are required to:

• Create 3D solid and parametric models, with colour rendering, to solve engineering problems and to determine appropriate information such as surface area, perimeters, moment of inertia, mass and centroids

• Prepare assembly drawings and detailed part drawings of mechanical assemblies and components for manufacturing based on drafts, notes, or physical models

• Prepare drawings, schematics, graphical representations and charts required to fully articulate the motion study of parts in a mechanical assembly

• Implement engineering change orders by modifying existing components and assemblies, and adapt new parts and fixtures to existing parts and assemblies

Time Allocated
5. 16 hours over 3 days of competition

Technical Description
Download the PDF file here: MECAD TD (31 Jan 18)