Assessing Circularity in Three Dimensions

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Shuo-Yan Chou, Shih-Wei Lin, Chien-Hong Chen

Department of Industrial Management, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan

J. Manuf. Sci. Eng 123(1), 128-134 (Jan 01, 2000) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1312336 History: Received March 01, 1999; Revised January 01, 2000
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The circular feature obtained from the surface of a realized cylindrical shaft may not be planar
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The trace of contact points obtained by rolling a ball against the surface of a nonvertical cylinder
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An orthographic projection of the configuration to the xz-plane after the transformation
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The contact ellipse and the planned ellipse have the same minor axis
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The sequential optimization approach to assess the circularity of an oblique cylindrical feature
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Rotating the axis for (ϕ−γ) degrees about the y-axis so that the cross-section is parallel to the xy-plane
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The user interface for the implemented form tolerance assessment software




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