|Tolerance Stack-up Fundamentals|
|I.D. #||C0842||Duration||6 Hours|
| Analysis of tolerance stacks varies widely. This web seminar introduces the basic tools to create a common methodology for tolerance stack-ups, and ensure seamless documentation. Participants will create 1-D tolerance stacks for parts and assemblies that use geometric dimensioning and tolerancing using a tolerance stack spreadsheet. This simple, manual spreadsheet method produces an easily interpreted and checked documentation trail, and is easily adaptable to common electronic spreadsheet programs. Multiple examples will be provided to assist engineers in applying tolerance stack-up fundamentals to Y14.5 issues.
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|Who Should Attend|
| Engineers familiar with concepts and practices contained within Y14.5 and who are looking for a fundamental step-by-step process for getting geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (G D & T) into a tolerance stack will benefit from this course. A basic understanding of G D & T symbols and concepts is required.
| Session 1
| John-Paul Belanger is president of Geometric Learning Systems, a consulting firm specializing in geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (G D & T). For over ten years, he has trained people throughout North America and Europe in the proper interpretation and application of G D & T per the Y14.5 standard by using practical examples. Mr. Belanger is certified by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers as a Senior G D & T Professional, and has worked with a wide range of companies in the automotive, aerospace, electronic, and other industries to apply tolerances and perform stack calculations. He holds a B.S. in aerospace engineering from the University of Michigan specializing in aircraft design and safety.
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| "Well planned, great that he started with the basics and worked up. A review is great for old and new engineers."
Joseph C. Fusaro Jr.
Mechanical Engineering Administrator
"[The instructor] provides [a] clear understanding of topics; knowledgeable, effective."
Curtiss-Wright Controls & Embedded Computing
"Very informative, excellent topic. Definitely worth taking to get more experience in involving GD&T stacks."
Chemring Energetic Devices
"This course was very effective in teaching tolerance stack-ups. It also increased my level of understanding for GD&T practices."
Wabtec Passenger Transit
|Fees:||$640||SAE Members*:||$512 - $576|
| * The appropriate SAE Member discount will be applied through the Registration process. Discounts vary according to level of membership: Elite Member 20%; Premium Member 15%; Classic Member 10%