Technical Data Extraction and Representation in Expert CAPP System

  • Rafik Elaakil Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Sciences and Technics of Tangier, Ancienne Route de l’Aéroport, Km 10, Ziaten. BP : 416. Tanger - Maroc
  • Rechia Ahmed Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Sciences and Technics of Tangier, Ancienne Route de l’Aéroport, Km 10, Ziaten. BP : 416. Tanger - Maroc
  • Abdelilah El Mesbahi Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Sciences and Technics of Tangier, Ancienne Route de l’Aéroport, Km 10, Ziaten. BP : 416. Tanger - Maroc
  • Oussama Jaider Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Sciences and Technics of Tangier, Ancienne Route de l’Aéroport, Km 10, Ziaten. BP : 416. Tanger - Maroc
Keywords: CAD/CAM, CAPP, machining operation sequencing, Expert system, knowledge bases, Artificial intelligence

Abstract

Computer-aided process planning (CAPP) is an essential interface for linking design and manufacturing processes, the purpose of CAPP is to transform a part design specification obtained from CAD system into a sequence of machining operations which can be used by CAM system involving the selection of necessary manufacturing processes in order to transform a designed part into a final part economically and competitively.This paper focus on the extraction of tolerances (GD&T) and their association to the related features embedded into an expert CAPP system.

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Published
2017-09-01
Section
Special Issue : 1st International Conference on Affective computing, Machine Learning and Intelligent Systems