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Basic and Clinical Oncology #96: Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancingby Meadows D. Meadows
Synopses & Reviews
Explaining the symbology of dimensioning and tolerancing and introducing a step-by-step system for geometric definition, this book provides examples for the application of geometric controls. The author breaks down the language of geometric product definition into a series of steps that consist of significant questions to be asked at any point in the product definition. He addresses functional requirements and manufacturing techniques, measurement, inspection, and gaging procedures. The book illustrates how symbology is best utilized, in what order it should be applied, and how each geometric control anticipates, integrates, and complements all other geometric controls on a part and in an assembly.
Book News Annotation:
A reference/text that allows knowledgeable professionals interested in the principles of geometric product definition to follow step-by-step examples in the application of geometric controls. It shows how to break down the language of geometric product definition into a series of steps that consists of the significant questions to be asked at any point in the product definition. Each question is designed to elicit a response based on functionality, cost effectiveness, producibility, ease of inspection, and many other factors that must be considered to optimize a dimensioning and tolerancing method.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 599-600) and index.
Table of Contents
unit 1. Introduction, symbols, and terms (45 min.) — unit 2. How the geometric system works (56 min.) — unit 3. Position tolerance verification (37 min.) — unit 4. Limits of size (36 min.) — unit 5. Datum reference frame, theory (48 min.) — unit 6. Datum modifiers (48 min.) — unit 7. Datum reference frame, selection and qualification exercises (69 min.) — unit 8. Datum reference frame, applications I (27 min.) — unit 9. Datum reference frame, applications II (57 min.) — unit 10. Form tolerances (38 min.) — unit 11. Orientation tolerances (46 min.) — unit 12. Profile tolerances (60 min.) — unit 13. Position tolerances (51 min.) — unit 14. Coaxial and non-cylindrical controls (48 min.) — unit 15. Fastener formulas and screw threads (41 min.) — unit 16. IB and OB stack-up calculations (49 min.).
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