This session will introduce Design for Manufacturability and Assembly (DFM/A) and describe its benefits. It will then focus on design for assembly (DFA) beginning during architecture development and extending into detailed design. The major principles of DFA will be addressed: simplification, standardization and mistake proofing. Then, we will break down a typical assembly operation into a series of steps: handling, orientation, insertion/location, joining/fastening, and final steps. Content will cover the DFA principles related to the first two steps in an assembly operation: guidelines related to part handling characteristics and orientation.
During this session, participants will learn how to:
Who Should Attend:
This series is recommended for anyone involved in product design, manufacturing engineering, or manufacturing management.
Training Session Information
June 11, 2013 11:00 AM Eastern
1 hour, 30 minutes
SME Member Price: $89.00