Towards a Digital Functional Assistance Process for Tolerancing

[+] Author and Article Information
Harald Toulorge

RENAULT, direction de la mécanique, 67 rue des bons raisins, 92500 Rueil-malmaison, Francee-mail: harald.toulorge@renault.com

Alain Riviere, Alain Bellacicco, Réda Sellakh

L.I.S.M.M.A, ISMCM-CESTI, 3 rue Fernand Hainaut, 93407 Saint Ouen Cedex, France

J. Comput. Inf. Sci. Eng 3(1), 39-44 (May 15, 2003) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1570452 History: Received October 01, 2002; Revised March 01, 2003; Online May 15, 2003
Copyright © 2003 by ASME
Topics: Linkages , Mechanisms
Your Session has timed out. Please sign back in to continue.


Toulorge, H., Riviere, A., and Bellacicco, A., 2002, “Développement d’une méthode d’assistance fonctionnelle au tolérancement,” proceeding of the 4th IDMME conference, Clermont-Ferrand.
Toulorge, H., Riviere, A., and Bellacicco, A., 2001, “Functional assistance for computer-aided tolerancing software” proceeding of the 7th CIRP seminar on computer aided tolerancing, Cachan, pp. 223–232.
Marguet, B., and Mathieu, L., 1998, “Tolerancing Problems for Aircraft Industries,” Geometric Design Tolerancing: Theories, Standards and Applications, Chapman & Hall, pp. 419–427.
Clement, A., Riviere, A., and Temmerman, M., 1993, “Cotation tridimensionnelle des systémes mécaniques, théorie et pratique,” PYC édition.
Desrochers, A., 1991, “Conceptional dimensioning and tolerancing model for mechanisms. Representation in CFAO,” Thesis of the Ecole Centrale Paris.
Srinivasan, V., 2001, “An Integrated View of Geometrical Product Specification and Verification,” proceeding of the 7th CIRP international seminar on Computer Aided Tolerancing, ENS-Cachan.
Carr, C., 1993, “A Comprehensive Method for Specifying Tolerance Requirements for Assemblies,” MS Thesis of the Department of Mechanical Engineering Brigham Young University, ADCATS Report No. 93-1.
Salomons, O., Begelinger, R., Post, E., and Houten, F., 1999, “Application of TTRS Method in Industrial Practice, Tolerance Specification for Industrial Cooling Water Pumps,” paper of CIRP computer aided tolerancing 6th seminar, Twente, pp. 251–260.
Clement, A., Rivière, A., and Serre, P., 1997, “A Declarative Information Model for Functional Requirement,” proceeding of the 5th CIRP seminar on computer aided tolerancing, Toronto, pp. 3–16.
Temmerman, M., 2001, “Analyze et synthèse du tolérancement “au pire des cas” et statistique dans l’environnement C.F.A.O.,” Thésis of the Ecole Centrale Paris.
Teixido, C., and Al, 2000, “Guide de construction mécanique,” DELAGRAVE édition, ISBN 2-206-08224-1.
Belloy, P., and Lafon, P., 2002, “Justification de choix de Conception: apport d’une méthode de dimensionnement optimal,” proceeding of the 4th IDMME conference, Clermont-Ferrand.
Roucoules, L., and Tichkiewitch, S., 2000, “CoDE: a Co-operative Design Environment. A new generation of CAD systems,” CERA journal, 8 , (4), pp. 263–280.
Roucoules, L., and Eynard, B., 2001, “Background and Specifications for a Computer Co-operative Design Environment for Concurrent Engineering,” 8th ISPE International Conference on Concurrent Engineering Research and Applications, West Coast Anaheim Hotel.

NF E 48-371, “Transmissions hydrauliques—Etanchéité par bagues à lèvres pour arbres tournants-Dimensions et caractéristiques du logement et de l’arbre,” AFNOR 1994.


Grahic Jump Location
Example of structurlization of the functional data in a design tree
Grahic Jump Location
Proposed representations of an elementary U.A.C. using GPS specification symbol
Grahic Jump Location
Pseudo-TTRS structure modelling an elementary U.A.C. of parallelism
Grahic Jump Location
Example of specification file
Grahic Jump Location
The engine and engine break configurations of the balancing shaft system
Grahic Jump Location
The two types of relationship between surfaces existing during the creation of the tolerance scheme step
Grahic Jump Location
Specifications due to the pivot linkages
Grahic Jump Location
Specifications due to the “meshing” U.A.C.



Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related Journal Articles
Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In