Tolerance synthesis in a product design system

Utpal Roy, Balaji Bharadwaj

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Increasing competition in the world economy has resulted in a focussed approach towards improving product quality. The quality of a product can be specified in terms of the tolerance assignments on the product. In this paper, the role and relevance of tolerance synthesis in a product design system have been studied. A system architecture for a tolerance synthesis module has been presented in the context of a product design system. This paper also discusses the implementational issues of developing the tolerance synthesis module in a knowledge engineering based CAD system (Concept Modeller package).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationTechnical Paper - Society of Manufacturing Engineers. MS
StatePublished - Jan 1 1996
EventProceedings of the 1996 24th NAMRC Conference - Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Duration: May 21 1996May 23 1996


OtherProceedings of the 1996 24th NAMRC Conference
CityAnn Arbor, MI, USA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering


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