Compliant Assembly Variation Analysis Using Component Geometric Covariance

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Jaime A. Camelio, S. Jack Hu

Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Samuel P. Marin

Manufacturing Systems Research Lab, General Motors R&D and Planning, Warren, MI 48090

J. Manuf. Sci. Eng 126(2), 355-360 (Jul 08, 2004) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1644553 History: Received June 01, 2003; Online July 08, 2004
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Example deformation patterns
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Geometric covariance effect
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Assembly variation for each input variation pattern (door bar assembly)
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Door and safety bar assembly example
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Flow chart of the assembly variation methodology



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