The Impact of Surface Errors on the Location and Orientation of a Cylindrical Workpiece in a Fixture

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Supapan Sangnui, Frank Peters

Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Iowa State University, 2019 Black Engineering Building, Ames, IA 50011-2164

J. Manuf. Sci. Eng 123(2), 325-330 (Aug 01, 2000) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1367269 History: Received October 01, 1999; Revised August 01, 2000
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Examples of surface errors
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The geometric relationship between the cylinder and the locator
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The transformation of the cylinder (a) translation to x0,y0,z0 (b) rotation about y axis by Φ degree (c) rotation about z axis by θ degree
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The displacement vector of the cylinder’s location and orientation
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The deviation of the cylinder due to surface error at the contact point
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The deviation of the workpiece from the nominal position
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The positions of the datum targets on the cylinder




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