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Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing Handbook: Applications, Analysis & Measurement

James D. Meadows
James D. Meadows
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ASME Press
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Readers will learn:

1. How to read a feature control frame's symbology as a sentence.

2. How switching datums affects gage design, part fixturing and accumulated tolerance error.

3. How to visualize and calculate datum feature shift.

4. How to tolerance a PC board.

5. When a simultaneous requirement applies to patterns of features and when they are a separate requirement.

6. Angular orientation datum features and sliding versus stationary datum feature simulators.

7. Profile tolerance zone and pattern shift.

8. How to tolerance gears and keyways.

9. How to apply and read sequential tolerancing schemes.

-To Properly Read a Drawing
-Reading the Feature Control Frames as Sentences
-Tolerance Zones and Pattern Shift Zones
-Reading Two Single Segment Controls
-Using Gages to Visualize a Geometric Tolerance's Meaning
-Reading a GD&T Sheet
-Optional Tolerancing Approaches for Similar Results
-Pattern Shift, Where it Comes From and How it Effects the Workpiece
-Bonus Tolerance, Virtual Condition and Zero Positional Tolerances
-Threads, Gears and Splines
-Sequential Tolerancing Using the Simultaneous Requirement Rule
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