Design for Manufacturability/Assembleability (DFM)

Course Outline

INTRODUCTION

The purpose of this course is to cover principles and applications of Designing products to improve Manufacturability while still providing assurance of function. This course applies primarily to Product, Design, Manufacturing, and Quality Engineers.

COURSE LENGTH

8 Hours Course
16 Hours with Workshop (Tailoring Fee also applies)

INSTRUCTOR

Gary K. Griffith

TEXT

Participants Guide

PRE-REQUISITES

None

OUTLINE
  • Introduction and Benefits
  • Design for Function (DFF)
    • FMEA’s
    • Design Tolerance Assignment
    • Design Constraints
    • Degrees of Freedom
    • Tolerance Analysis
  • Concurrent Engineering & DFM
  • Manufacturability
  • Assembleability
  • Problems without DFM
  • DFM Examples
  • DFM Methods & Techniques
  • Process Matching