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The design of pictorial assembly instructions

Schumacher, Peter Collin


This thesis examines and develops knowledge for the design of effective Pictorial Assembly Instructions (PAls). PAls are an important element of products requiring assembly by the consumer as the success of the product relies on the consumer's ability to interpret and enact the instructions correctly. However there is very little research published about their design, particularly with regard to the creation of effective illustrations. The thesis examines the academic literature in the area...[Show more]

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Date published: 2011
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d514a060cb52
Access Rights: Open Access


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