Chapter Eight. Tolerancing
Understand tolerance conventions
Understand the meaning of tolerances
Learn how to apply tolerances
Understand geometric tolerances
Understand positional tolerances
Tolerances define the manufacturing limits for dimensions. All dimensions have tolerances either written directly on the drawing as part of the dimension or implied by a predefined set of standard tolerances that apply to any dimension that does not have a stated tolerance.
The manufacturing limits for dimensions.
This chapter explains general tolerance conventions and how they are applied using Inventor. It includes a sample tolerance study and an explanation of standard fits and surface finishes.