A comparative study of tolerance analysis methods

Zhengshu Shen, Gaurav Ameta, Jami J. Shah, Joseph K. Davidson

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Abstract

This paper reviews four major methods for tolerance analysis and compares them. The methods discussed are (1) 1D tolerance charts, (2) variational analysis based on Monte Carlo simulation, (3) vector loop (or kinematic) based analysis, and (4) ASU T-Maps

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationProceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference
Pages471-482
Number of pages12
Volume4
StatePublished - 2004
Event2004 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference - Salt Lake City, UT, United States
Duration: Sep 28 2004Oct 2 2004

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Other2004 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference
CountryUnited States
CitySalt Lake City, UT
Period9/28/0410/2/04

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Shen, Z., Ameta, G., Shah, J. J., & Davidson, J. K. (2004). A comparative study of tolerance analysis methods. In Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference (Vol. 4, pp. 471-482)