... a body plan is drawn from the data on the yarda#39;s numerically controlled, 6-ft by 15-ft flat bed plotter or drafting machine. ... Although computer-aided design and manufacturing is continually extended into other areas, greatest emphasis is on the ... its research and development budget to maintaining its competitive position in this modern- day method of shipbuilding. ... interactive graphics, Sun Ship is also making use of mini-computers for the design process (using a DEC PDF 11/ 45), anbsp;...
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