Monday, 28 January 2013

Coupe (section)

Term used on technical drawings.
Coupe (section or cross section) is used contrary to élévation (elevation).
A coup emphasises on what is shown when one cuts through an object or a building.
A plan could be defined as a section in the horizontal plane; sections are normally cross or longitudinal sections.
In the picture a longitudinal section of the Saint-Bonnet in Saint-Bonnet-de-Cray.

Saint-Bonnet - Saint-Bonnet-de-Cray

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