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GD&T Fundamentals Public Seminar - Register Today

Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) Fundamentals

Cost: $1,195* per person and includes course materials, continental breakfast, hot lunches, breaks, a pocket guide and a 15 day web access to our new self paced training software, The GD&T Hierarchy Coach.

Course Description: You'll discover the major pitfalls of traditional coordinate tolerancing - and how Geometric Tolerancing overcomes them. Then, starting with your basic blueprint knowledge, you'll learn the symbols, terminology and rules of Geometric Tolerancing as prescribed in the current standard (ASME Y14.5-2009).

ASQ/Tec-Ease Seminar: Indianapolis, IN - March 29 - 31, 2017 (To register for this seminar, please click here.)

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Course Outline:

  • Introduction
  • Why GD&T?
  • What is a quality drawing?
  • Tolerance modifiers
  • Primary rules
  • Form Controls
  • Rule #1
  • Flatness
  • Straightness
  • Circularity
  • Cylindricity
  • Datums
  • Implied Datums
  • Purpose of Datums
  • Types of Datums
  • Datum targets
  • Orientation Controls
  • Implied Controls
  • Perpendicularity
  • Parallelism
  • Angularity
  • Location Controls
  • Position control
  • Benefits of position
  • Bonus Tolerances
  • Concentricity control
  • Runout Controls
  • Datum Axis
  • Composite Tolerance
  • Circular Runout
  • Total Runout
  • Profile Controls
  • Advantages of profile
  • Profile of a line
  • Profile of a surface

*Receive a $100.00 discount if you register at least 2 weeks prior to selected seminar dates
*Receive a 10% discount when registering 3 or more people from the same organization for any 1 seminar
*Receive $50.00 off of each additional seminar when you register for 2 or more seminars in the same calendar year

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