Product Design for Manufacture and Assembly, Second Edition, Revised and Expanded

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CRC Press, 1994 - Concurrent engineering - 540 pages
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Presents a summary of the analytical tools used to evaluate the cost and difficulty of manufacturing and assembling proposed product designs, encouraging a continuous dialogue between designers and manufacturing engineers during the early stages of design.
 

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Contents

1 Introduction
1
2 Selection of Materials and Processes
40
3 Product Design for Manual Assembly
87
4 Electrical Connections and Wire Harness Assembly
152
5 Design for HighSpeed Automatic Assembly and Robot Assembly
196
6 Printed Circuit Board Design for Manufacture and Assembly
223
7 Design for Machining
272
8 Design for Injection Molding
346
10 Design for Die Casting
431
11 Design for Powder Metal Processing
469
12 Design for Sand Casting
525
13 Design for Investment Casting
556
14 Design for Hot Forging
601
15 Design for Manufacture and ComputerAided Design
653
Nomenclature
678
Index
696

9 Design for Sheet Metalworking
387

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About the author (1994)

Boothroyd is Professor of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering at the University of Rhode Island in Kingston.

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