Questions tagged [technical-drawing]

{technical-drawing} is about engineering drawings with units and dimensions of each component also known as drafting.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1 vote
1 answer
121 views

Drawings inside Concentric circles using TikZ

I want to draw certain shapes inside a set of concentric circles. I have been able to draw the concentric circles. My current MWE is: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{...
user avatar
  • 147
0 votes
1 answer
61 views

Plot discrete graph with omitted/missing values

I want to plot graph like there (plotting discrete signals) but with dots in values, I mean, dotted values on x without values of y, like "no information" (...). I slightly changed code from ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
67 views

How to draw an overhanging beam in LaTeX? [closed]

This image is what I want to draw. Is it possible to draw it in LaTeX itself or should I draw it in some other app and import it? I have tried Tikz, I couldn't quite get it right.
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
99 views

How to produce those curves in LaTeX?

I would like to reproduce the curves as shown in the picture below (taken from here): I don't know if this was produced via LaTeX, but possibly TikZ or something similar was used. I guess that a &...
user avatar
  • 747
-1 votes
2 answers
77 views

How to invert a triangle (make its base its top and its top its base)

Here is the triangle I want to invert: \newcommand{\arrowL}{ \tikz \draw[latex-] (0,0) -- (0.1,0); } \newcommand{\arrowR}{ \tikz \draw[-latex] (0,0) -- (0.1,0); } \begin{tikzpicture} \draw (0,...
user avatar
  • 153
2 votes
1 answer
125 views

Drawing liquid inside a tilted test tube

I am trying to modify the water inside the tilted test tube so that the water inside this tube flows up the tube like indicated by the yellow line. Could anyone help me on this? \documentclass[]{...
user avatar
  • 1,904
0 votes
1 answer
84 views

How to draw the following picture on tikz?

Is there any way to do this without drawing every single circles?
user avatar
  • 43
1 vote
3 answers
70 views

How to align a rectangle in a specific path in latex

I am trying to draw a rectangle on a specific path, that is, I have an inclined line from A to B and I need to draw a rectangle using that angle. This is the diagram I am trying to replicate: and I ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
63 views

Help drawing complicated image [closed]

I am in the middle of writing my dissertation. I need help drawing this image in latex. Can anyone provide any guidance or help with the image? Thank you
user avatar
  • 1
4 votes
3 answers
112 views

Drawing 3D diagrams in LaTeX

I'm currently writing my bachelor's thesis and I'm having trouble with 3D diagrams. Up until now, I was using Inkscape but I was not satisfied with the look of it. Especially with the look of the ...
user avatar
  • 379
2 votes
0 answers
60 views

Extending dimensioning command \Cote to draw annotation to the side/margin in technical drawings

I'm trying to annotate a technical drawing made in tikz. Following the elegant work of Tarass, I needed to be able to annotate to the side like depicted below because my annotation text can be longer ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
55 views

change the size of the labels? [closed]

In the following code, I would like to make all the vertex and edge labels the same size. \documentclass \begin{figure}[H] \begin{center}\setlength\extrarowheight{7pt} \begin{...
user avatar
  • 15
1 vote
0 answers
26 views

Camera film effect to put in sequence the images [duplicate]

I wished to know if there is a specific package to put in a sequence of images like the old films of a camera or old movies. Just as an alternative for my book the effect of which could also be very ...
user avatar
  • 46.1k
0 votes
0 answers
90 views

How can draw this? i only get to do this

Hello I have managed to draw this, but I am not able to draw the rest, any help? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pst-labo} \newcommand{\pstClamp}{ \colorlet{myfill}{brown!60} % potence ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
51 views

I use overleaf and the pst-labo package does not work, can someone help me?

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{pst-labo} \newcommand{\pstClamp}{ \colorlet{myfill}{brown!60} % potence \psframe[fillstyle=solid, fillcolor=myfill](-.5,-2.625)(-.25,13) \psframe[...
user avatar
2 votes
2 answers
376 views

Drawing diffraction gratings

I'm new to tikz and I'm having trouble drawing this. How can I do it?
user avatar
7 votes
2 answers
362 views

TikZ: how do I draw the following missing parts?

I am starting to learn TikZ and my goal is to draw the following image. What I got until now with the following code: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{shapes.geometric} \...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
145 views

Is TikZ most appropriate for drawing cartoon for Latex documents? If not, is there any suggestion on which software might be preferable?

For example, I wish to draw simple figures such or and include them as vector graphics in Latex documents Is TikZ the most appropriate tool to use? Meaning, how difficult/time consuming would it be ...
user avatar
7 votes
1 answer
223 views

Dimension Lines in 3D drawings

I am trying to apply Tikz-dimline label position (Dimension lines) to a 3-dimensional drawing. This has worked well for me in 2D, so thought it would do so in 3D. Thus, when in a 2D drawing I would ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
83 views

Formatting Safety messages

In technical documentation the appearance of safety messages is regulated, e.g. ANSI Z535. I was wondering if anyone is aware of an implementation of such a norm in LaTeX. If not would anyone be ...
user avatar
  • 41
1 vote
1 answer
199 views

Simple grid drawing in TikZ

I need to draw something in TikZ, but I am still inexperienced. Can someone help and draw this in TikZ? Thank you very much.
user avatar
3 votes
1 answer
57 views

Using TikZ to get correct framing

I am currently trying to get this display using TikZ, and i managed to get the correct display but it is not exactly perfect. Let me explain. This is the code that i wrote to get the following display ...
user avatar
  • 903
0 votes
1 answer
84 views

How to construct a flow diagram?

I would like to draw the flow diagrams attached in the photo as figures: How can draw these in LaTex as figures?
user avatar
  • 523
-1 votes
1 answer
94 views

Help with drawing this diagram Tikz or any useful code to be rendered in latex

I need help with drawing this diagram in tikZ
user avatar
  • 9
0 votes
2 answers
169 views

Circuitikz causes error in TikZEdt even with \usepackage{circuitikz} included

I'm using circuitikz in TikzEdit, I have put \usepackage{circuitikz} in the setting, but in output I saw only node position. I tried to simplify, but the problem persists. In Log file I get : ! ...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
226 views

Drawing vector summation parallelogram with TiKZ

I'd like to draw something like this: With two sides labeled, and the ability to label all four vertices, using TiKZ. How can this be done?
user avatar
  • 133
2 votes
2 answers
135 views

What is a good tool or software for generating curved lines for Latex graphics?

For example, I want to generate the following images, or I am using LaTexdraw at the moment but it seems to be very bad at generating curves. What would be a good choice for generating these curves ...
user avatar
  • 313
1 vote
1 answer
164 views

Diagram with antennas in circuitikz

Hi everyone. I want to make this diagram using circuitikz. Thus, far I have the following: \begin{circuitikz} \draw (0,0) to [twoport, blocks/scale=0.8, name=D1, t={a}] ++(1.5,0) coordinate(E1); \...
user avatar
  • 135
0 votes
1 answer
286 views

Diagram of stress - strain in TIKZ

I'm having trouble starting the strain-strain diagram, could someone help me start this process?
user avatar
9 votes
3 answers
598 views

How can I create a diagram in tikz that contains both images, blocks of text and tikzpictures, which are all connected by arrows?

I would like to draw a diagram that contains both an image, two blocks of text and a tikzpicture. More precisely, it should look as follows Image -> Rectangle with text -> Tikzpicture -> ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
132 views

Search for a package to generate graphic displays of calculators

My question it is very simple: I have seen that there are several packages like, Graf35, and Casio ClassWiz font. Is there any package that could generate this kind of drawing? I remember to have seen ...
user avatar
  • 46.1k
2 votes
2 answers
464 views

Draw an airport runway in Tikz with perspective

I am trying to generate an airport runway in TikZ with the markings and with a slight perspective. The solution I obtain using a for loop seems quite complex and not very clean. Is there an efficient ...
user avatar
  • 1,171
13 votes
3 answers
570 views

Which LaTeX packages do really support 3D points manipulations, etc?

First consider the following example for illustration purposes. The objective is to draw the shortest line segment from the point H to the plane BDE. The prism ABCD.EFGH has AB=AD=5\sqrt{2} and AE=12. ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
118 views

Circle using tikz

How can I draw a Circle using tikz? I'm practicing tikz, but I can't draw this one, it's difficult for me. Any help? Thanks in advance.
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
249 views

ipe latex text not able to run

I was trying to add latex text/symbols in ipe tools, but it's popping out error shown in the image. I tried to add the path as an environment variable as C:\Users\Pramod\AppData\Local\ipe where "...
user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
1 answer
149 views

Cross section of the spherical projection using Tikz

How can I draw a cross section of the spherical projection using tikz? I tried graph using manual TikZ, but I did not succeed. Any help? Thanks in advance
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
393 views

Draw solid cylinder with asymptote

I want to draw an image like this with asymptote, but I don't know how to draw the cylinder part like in this image. I try with this code triple v=O; real cyl_r=2; real cyl_h=3; triple axis=Z; axis =...
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
196 views

Sphere shell using tikz

How can I draw a Stereographic Projection using tikz? I tried graph using manual TikZ, but I did not succeed. Any help?
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
49 views

Drawing Pictures in LaTeX [duplicate]

I want to know the methods and packages for drawing directly in latex. I work mostly in Overleaf. I want to draw graph-theoretic figures directly.
user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
73 views

Text along the planes in 3D

I am not able to project correctly text along the planes in 3D. Complete code and picture is attached. The red text in xz plane at x = 0 $p_Y(y)$ and blue text in yz plane at y = 3 $p_X(x)$ are not ...
user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
230 views

pgplot how to hide yaxis negative part

I have made this pgfplot but not able to remove yaxis negative part. I want yaxis to start from 0 above. The complete running code and picture is attached. Kindly guide me in this regard. \...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
39 views

Can function definition be used inside draw coordinate

I have a simple question. If we define a function example declare function={ expcdf(\x,\l) = 1-e^(-\l*x); } want to use it in calculating coordinates of a line like \draw [dashed,red] (0.5,...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
186 views

pgfplot picture placement

First of all I am extremely thankful to stackexchange and particularly to Schrödinger's cat for helping me pgfplots and tikz. I am preparing my lecture on continuous random variables, I have made the ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
213 views

Dimension drawing macro for TikZ pictures

Preamble I use a lot of environments provided by tikz-timing and pgfplots packages. Often i specify dimensions for some elements in tikz picture. For example, time delay between rises of two pulses ...
user avatar
  • 253
1 vote
2 answers
146 views

How to write in bias with tikz?

Hello I wish to write on an image respecting the initial orientation of the text. As you can see, the initial lettering of the letters is vertical but they follow the direction of the object. With ...
user avatar
  • 11.4k
1 vote
2 answers
372 views

PGFPLOT Help Required for joint and marginal pdf

I have made the first two figures in Matlab of two independent normal random variables. If somebody can help me to make them in Latex pgfplots. I am novice in pdfplots. I have used these equations ...
user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
129 views

How can I draw this Young tableau with LaTeX? [duplicate]

How can I draw this picture by latex?
user avatar
3 votes
1 answer
338 views

Draw the polyhedra tessellation in the 3-dimensional-space

Consider a polyhedron composed by 24 vertices (4×6) 14 faces (contain 6 squares and 8 hexagons) 36 edges (4×6+6×82=36). This polyhedron can pack and tessellate the 3-dimensional-space like this. ...
user avatar
  • 2,159
0 votes
1 answer
85 views

Draw colorful patterns on the coordinates

Is there some easy way to draw this figure on LaTex using any method? https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/f/f3/SO10.svg/2560px-SO10.svg.png Many thanks to share any comments.
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
282 views

Draw a table of clocks on a plane

Inspired by this question and an answer by @Schrödinger's cat, how to draw a table of clocks on a plane in an effective way?
user avatar

1
2 3 4 5 6