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Dimensional Inspection Planning Based on STEP and DMIS



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. An IDEFO diagram has been generated to represent the activity and its sub-activities, inputs, outputs, controls and planning, and information modeling.
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 5183
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activity modeling, dimensional inspection, information modeling, MDIS, process planning, STEP


Feng, S. (1993), Dimensional Inspection Planning Based on STEP and DMIS, NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], (Accessed June 12, 2024)


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Created June 1, 1993, Updated November 10, 2018