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Dimensional Inspection Planning Based on Product Data Standards



Shaw C. Feng


An international standard on product data representation and exchange for dimensional inspection planning is being developed. This paper provides a review of fundamental technology enabling the standard development and describes the current status of an activity model The model defines functional requirements of the standard. A set of diagrams has been generated to represent the activity and its sub-activities, inputs, outputs, controls and mechanisms, when such planning is based on technologies of product data exchange, process planning and information modeling.
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 5183
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activity modeling, DMIS, dimensional inspection, information modeling, process planning, STEP


Feng, S. (1994), Dimensional Inspection Planning Based on Product Data Standards, NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD (Accessed June 23, 2024)


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Created March 19, 1994, Updated February 19, 2017