January 4, 1982 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News

ASNE-Delaware Valley Tours Computer-Aided Design Facility at Lehigh

The ASNE-Delaware Valley Chapter, Philadelphia, Pa., held its recent meeting at the Packard Laboratory of Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pa.

Members and their guests traveled by chartered bus from the Philadelphia Naval Base to Lehigh for a presentation by Professor Oats who described the university's course in the use of computer-aided design and drafting.

The professor used slides to illustrate the equipment and techniques.

Following dinner and business meeting in the alumni dining room, the chapter members returned to the Engineering Department where a tour was conducted of the CAD/CAM Unigraphics equipment being operated by several students.

Gary Gray of the Macauto Company, whose CAD /CAM service was being demonstrated, explained some of the techniques of computer-aided design, computer- aided machining, and computer- aided drafting.

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