MAB215 General Metrology

Code MAB215
Name General Metrology
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Undergraduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Mechanics, Mechanical Engineering, Machine Building
Faculty
Academic staff Anita Avišāne, Edgars Šīrons, Ivans Griņevičs, Andris Priževaitis
Credit points 3.0 (4.5 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Basic terms, metrological characteristics of instruments, evaluation of measurements, errors, error types. Dimensions, their precision and fits..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
Acquire skills to select measurement tools and take measurements according to precision of the given parts. Gain knowledge and practical skills in calculation methodology of mate fits.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
Student must know and use the selection criteria for fits with guaranteed clearance, with guaranteed interference and transition fit. - Properly chosen fits for given task in study work.
Student must be able to calculate fits with guaranteed clearance, with guaranteed interference and transition fit. - Correctly calculated fits for given task in study work.
Student must know classification of dimension chains and must be able to use various solving methods for dimension chains. - Correctly calculated tolerances and limit deviations for compose members of dimension chains in accordance with given limit deviations of exit (concluding) member in study work.
Student must be able to calculate, choose, and practically use control and measurement techniques and tools for geometric parameters of products. - Properly carried out choice of preferred measuring tool for measuring internal and external dimensions in study work.
Student must be able to graphically depict fits, tolerances and limit deviations of calculated mates. - Graphical part of study work is drawn up according to standard.
Course prerequisites Basic knowledge of technical drawing, physics, mathematics.

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