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Overview

Classroom Option

Tuesday & Thursday
June 15 & 17
8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Lunch provided

$700.00

Contact:

Christa Sterling
csterling@ccsu.edu
860-832-2277

Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T)

DOL Funding & WIOA Eligible

Based on ASME Y14.5-2009, this instructor-led introduction course simplifies GD&T learning using mostly visual material to explain basics of GD&T application, interpretation and verification as well as implications from design to manufacturing. Exercises are used throughout the course.

Details

Curriculum

This instructor-led course simplifies GD&T learning, using mostly visual material, to explain basics of GD&T application, interpretation and verification as well as implications from design to manufacturing. Exercises are used throughout the course. Students learn faster and retain more information with visuals and 3D objects.

OVERVIEW
The impact and importance of industry standards
Review of drawing standards and notes in practice
Coordinate tolerances and geometric dimensions
What is a tolerance zone

FUNDAMENTALS
GD&T symbols and their changes over time
GD&T rules
GD&T in manufacturing and inspection

PART FORM CONSIDERATIONS
Straightness, Flatness, Circularity and Cylindricity tolerances

DATUMS, THEIR USE AND IMPLICATIONS
Datum systems and key factors
Datum targets
Datum referencing and simulation
Implications of material condition modifiers

PART ORIENTATION
Parallelism, Perpendicularity and Angularity tolerances

POSITION
Position tolerance concepts and use
Understanding use of material condition modifiers
Position tolerance calculations
Concentricity versus position

RUNOUT, CONCENTRICITY
Circular and total runout tolerances

PROFILE
Profile tolerance concepts and applications
Profile tolerance measurement

Who Should Enroll

Anyone interested in developing their career with GD & T. Participants should understand how to read basic prints/drawings used in manufacturing before taking this class.

Instructor

Zbigniew Prusak
Professor
GD&T, Design for Manufacturing, Metrology, Statistical Analysis, Process and Tooling Design
Nicolaus Copernicus Hall 2350600

Location

Central Connecticut State University
Downtown Campus
185 Main Street
New Britain, CT 06051
Room: TBD

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