"Advanced Applications of GD&T - Based on Your Parts" - Course Outline

Recommended Prerequisite Courses:

  • Geometree XYZ LLC Drawing Practices
  • Geometree XYZ LLC GD&T From A to Z with the Geometree
  • Geometree XYZ LLC GD&T Applications and Tolerance Stack Analysis
  • Geometree XYZ LLC Measurement Data Reporting per ASME Y14.45

Learning Objectives:

All participants will join in a discussion to determine:

  1. The functional requirements for each part, and for the important features on each part.
  2. Which features should be datum features.
  3. Whether the part must be restrained for measurement, and how to best apply and specify that restraint.
  4. The tolerances that should be applied to the datum features.
  5. The tolerances that should be applied to the more important features.
  6. Any additional considerations, such as inspection methods and data reporting needs, to provide the needed information for product design,  part procurement, and product assembly considerations.

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About Your Trainer:

Dean Watts has been providing Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) training and consulting since 1999.  Prior to his engineering education he worked in production machining, precision sheet metal, and TIG welding.  He is an American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Senior Level GD&T Professional (ASME GDTP S-0295).  He is a member of three ASME standards development committees: ASME Y14.5 “Dimensioning and Tolerancing", ASME Y14.8 “Castings Forgings and Molded Parts”, and ASME Y14.45 “Measurement Data Reporting” (Chair).  He holds BSIE and MSME degrees from Oregon State University.  He taught ME 411/511, a GD&T fundamentals course, for 10 years as an adjunct faculty member at Oregon State University.  He is also a former U.S. Navy Submarine Warfare Officer, and retired U.S. Coast Guard Reservist.

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