- 5 April 2006
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lark said:I'm still convinced that a patent drawing is not an illustration of a project.
It's only a drawing made for the better understanding of an invention...
Sometimes yes, sometimes no. This patent, for example... http://www.google.com/patents?id=T1wtAAAAEBAJ&printsec=abstract&zoom=4&dq=4828204&num=100
.... shows the Boeing Model 733-606-12 supercrusie demonstrator project from about 1977. It is a rare patent in that it is quite detailed and the accuracy jives with what I have from other sources.