Sometimes, a complete building or wall section cannot be drawn large enough to fully explain a portion of the assembly. Or there might be items that are not tied to the building structure in such a way that the wall section needs to be included in the drawing. These might include handrails, as shown in Figure 8-14, or objects such as cabinets and furniture. In such cases, a detailed section or partial section is drawn at a large scale to clearly show the items, as seen in Figure 8-15. The scale of details and partial section drawings is usually a minimum of V2" = l'-O" (1:20 metric) and can range to a drawing scaled to full size. These detailed sections are cross-referenced to other drawings, indicating where the assembly is located within the whole.
I STEEL PIPE HANDRAIL fPAINT;
ANCHOR INTO STEEL CHANNEL III/ TOGGLE BOLTS TYP.
SECTION ® HANDRAIL
Figure 8-14 A detailed handrail drawn at a large scale for clarity.
- fabric wrapped panel fwc-4;
- backsplasi4 trim cpl-2;
- ttp. partition
SECTION FWONE COUNTER
Figure 8-15 Detailed sections can cut through items such as cabinetry and also show the adjacent building structure.
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