Robert John Anders
is a member of the Industrial Designers Society of America and the Human Factors and Ergonomic Society with more than 40 years of professional experience. Mr. Anders has been retained as an Industrial Design Expert
for over 17 years.
During his academic career as a tenured Professor at Pratt Institute, he lectured internationally and had written and taught Universal Design and the ADA.
Mr. Anders' Areas of Expertise Include
- Industrial Design - Consumer Product, Furniture, Packaging and Retail Design
- Human Factors
- ADA and Design Management
- Intellectual Property - utility and design patents, trademarks, trade dress and copyright infringement
Break lines are a well-known and frequently used drawing convention incorporated into certain design patent drawings to limit the length of a depicted product either because the length is irrelevant or of an excessive size to fit on the drawing page. Depicted below are two Break line drawing conventions, from one of the earlier published standards for lines used in technical drawings.