Comparative Statistical Analysis of Test Parts Manufactured in Production Environments

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David E. Gilsinn

Mathematical and Computational Sciences Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD 20899-8910e-mail: dgilsinn@nist.gov

Alice V. Ling

Air Force Research Laboratory, Kirtland AFB, NM 87117

J. Manuf. Sci. Eng 126(1), 189-199 (Mar 18, 2004) (11 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1645876 History: Received October 01, 2003; Online March 18, 2004
Copyright © 2004 by ASME
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Test part specifications. Dimensions are in millimeters.
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Laser Ball Bar (LBB) configuration
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LBB measurements of machine tool error components showing the mean least squares trend line with uncertainty band using a coverage factor of two
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Numbered peripheral holes of Fig. 1
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Mean X (a) errors for the centers of the drilled holes and mean X (b) errors for centers of milled holes. Vertical axis represents errors in mm. Horizontal axis represents part numbers.
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Arrows represent the direction and scaled locations of the predicted (a), the milled (b), and the drilled (c) hole center locations




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