Tolerance Stackup Analysis

COURSE OUTLINE

Introduction

This course focuses on methods and techniques for completing a Tolerance Stackup.

Pre-Requisites

Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing

Course Length

8 hours (Lecture)
16 hours (includes workshop)

Trainer

Gary K. Griffith

Outline
  • Typical Problems
  • Types of Tolerances
  • The Baseline for Stackups
  • Tolerance Conversion for Stackup Purposes
  • Tolerance analysis
    • Floating Fastener Case
    • Fixed Fastener Case
  • Types of Tolerance Stackups
  • Design Constraints
  • Algebraic Versus Min/Max Method
  • Linear Stackups
    • Examples
    • Practice Problems
  • Radial Stackups
    • Examples
    • Practice Problems
  • The Affects of Geometric Tolerances
  • Position Tolerance Stackups
  • Virtual and Resultant Conditions
  • Solution to Practice Problems