Course curriculum

  • 1

    Announcements and Resources

    • Welcome to the Course

    • How To Navigate The Material

    • NEW! - Weekly Webinars and Bonus Content

    • GD&T Advanced Syllabus - Updated 1/21/20

    • GD&T Basics PREMIUM Wall Chart

  • 2

    Section 1 - Introduction to Advanced Material

    • 1 - A Welcome From Tom Geiss - Founder of GD&T Basics

    • Advanced Course Survey: Help us Learn a Little About You

    • 2 - Advanced GD&T - Topics Overview

    • 3 - List of GD&T Symbols (Many More Coming Soon!)

  • 3

    Section 2 - Envelopes and Tolerance Boundaries

    • 4-1 Envelopes and Boundaries: Part Envelopes Overview

    • 4-2 Envelopes and Boundaries: Inner and Outer Boundaries

    • R4 - Review Handout - Envelopes and Boundaries

    • Q4 - Quiz - Envelopes and Boundaries

    • 5-1 Virtual Condition: Overview and Application Review

    • 5-2 Virtual Condition: Formulas and Applying to Features at MMC

    • 5-3 Virtual Condition: Applying to Features at LMC and Review

    • R5 - Review Handout (Formulas) - Virtual Condition

    • Q5 - Quiz - Virtual Condition

    • 6-1 Resultant Condition: Opposing Condition of The VC

    • 6-2 Resultant Condition: Checking the RC for MMC Features

    • 6-3 Resultant Condition: Checking the RC for LMC Features and Review

    • R6 - Review Handout (Formulas) - Resultant Condition

    • Q6 - Quiz - Resultant Condition

  • 4

    Section 3 - Datums In-Depth

    • 7-1 Datum Features and Datum Simulators: Understanding ASME Datum Definitions

    • 7-2 Datum Features and Datum Simulators: Classifying Definitions and Material Modifiers

    • 7-3 Datum Features and Datum Simulators - How Datums are Established and Review

    • R7 - Review Handout - Datums: Simulators & Features

    • Q7 - Quiz - Datum Features and Datum Simulators

    • 8-1 Simultaneous Requirements: Example Use and Exceptions

    • 8-2 Simultaneous Requirements: The Requirement and When NOT To Use It

    • R8 - Review Handout - Simultaneous Requirements

    • Q8 - Quiz - Simultaneous Requirements

    • 9-1 Patterns As Datums - Intro and Defining Patterns as Datums

    • 9-2 Patterns As Datums - Pros and Cons of Use

    • 9-3 Patterns As Datums - Redefining an Example Part with Patterns

    • 9-4 Patterns As Datums - RFS or MMB Measurement and Review

    • R9 - Review Handout - Patterns as Datums

    • Q9 - Quiz - Patterns as Datums

    • 10-1 Multiple Irregular Features of Size

    • 10-2 Single Irregular Shape and Combined Concepts

    • 10-3 Inclined and Non Rectangular Datums

    • R10 - Irregular and Non-Rectangular Datums

    • Webinar - Using Curved Profile Surface as Datum - Video Question Line

  • 5

    Section 4 - Datum Modifiers

    • 13-1 Material Boundaries Review - Re-Introduction

    • 13-2 Material Boundaries Review - 3 Types of Material Boundaries

    • 13-3 Material Boundaries Review - Geometric Influence, Datum Precedence and Review

    • R13 - Review Handout - Material Boundaries Review

    • Q13 - Material Boundaries Review - Quiz

    • 14-1 Adjustable Datum Controls - Datum Translation

    • 14-2 Adjustable Datum Controls - Movable Datum Targets

    • 14-3 Adjustable Datum Controls - DOF Controlled by Datums

    • R14 - Datum Translation, Movable Targets and Custom DRF - Review Handout

    • Q14 Quiz - Adjustable Datum Controls

    • 16-1 Functional Gauge Basics - Purpose of Functional Gauges

    • 16-2 Functional Gauge Basics - Material Condition Modifiers

    • 16-3 Functional Gauge Basics - Gauge Tolerancing According to ASME Y14.43

    • 16-4 Functional Gauge Basics - Affects of Gauging Policy

    • 16-5 Functional Gauge Basics - Gauge Design Recommendations and Review

    • R16 - Review Handout - Functional Gauge Basics

    • Q16 - Quiz - Functional Gauge Basics

    • 17-1 Position In-Depth II: Review of Our Original Example

    • 17-2 Position In-Depth II: Designing and Building Our Gauge

    • 17-3 Position In-Depth II: Calculating Maximum Wall Thickness Between Holes

    • 17-4 Position In-Depth II: Calculating Minimum Wall Thickness and Review

    • R17 Review Handout - Position In-Depth Part II

    • Q17 Quiz - Position In-Depth Part II

  • 6

    Section 5 - Composite Position Tolerance

    • 18-1 Composite I (Single Datum) - Introduction to Composite Position

    • 18-2 Composite I (Single Datum) - Composite Position Feature Control Frame

    • 18-3 Composite I (Single Datum) - The PLTZF and FRTZF Explained

    • 18-4 Composite I (Single Datum) - Tolerance Zones in Detail

    • 18-5 Composite II (Multiple Datum) - Adding Another FRTZF Datum

    • 18-6 Composite II (Multiple Datum) - Rules and Examples w/ 2 FRTZF Datums

    • 18-7 Composite II (Multiple Datum) - When to Use Composite Position & Review

    • R18a - Review Handout - Composite Position Tolerance I (Single FRTZF Datum)

    • R18b - Review Handout - Composite Position Tolerance II (Multiple FRTZF Datums)

    • Q18 - Quiz - Composite Tolerance Part

    • 19-1 Multiple Single Segment - Introduction and Rules

    • 19-2 Multiple Single Segment - MSS vs. Composite and Application

    • 19-3 Multiple Single Segment - Examples and Review

    • R19 - Review Handout - Multiple Single Segment

    • Q19 - Quiz -Multiple Single Segment Position

    • 20-1 Composite Position Recap and Composite Profile Overview

    • 20-2 Surface Feature

    • 20-3 Single Datum Feature Reference

    • 20-4 Two Datum Feature References

    • 20-5 Multiple Segment Single Features

    • 20-6 Composite Profile Tolerances - Review

    • R20 - Composite Profile Tolerance - Review Handout

    • Q20 - Composite Profile - Quiz

  • 7

    Section 6 - Additional Features, Rules and Symbols

    • 21-1 Limited Segment and Non-Uniform Tolerance Zone

    • 21-2 Profile Transitions

    • Q21 - Advanced Profile Concepts - Quiz

    • 22-1 Counterbore Methods

    • 22-2 Spotface, Countersink and Counterdrilled

    • Q22 - Hole Processes (Counterbores & Countersinks) - Quiz

    • 23-1 Blueprint Reading Symbols - Radius and Arc Length

    • 23-2 Blueprint Reading Symbols - Surfaces, Reference Dims and Inch vs Metric

    • Q23 - Blueprint Reading Symbols - Quiz

    • 24-1 Feature Symbols - Slope, Taper, Square and Keyseats

    • Q24 - Feature Symbols - Quiz

    • 25-1 Machined Feature Controls - Knurling

    • 25-2 Machined Feature Controls - Threads and Gears

    • Q25 - Machined Feature Controls - Quiz

    • 26-1 Specific GD&T Symbols - Intro and Dimension Origin Symbol

    • 26-2 Specific GD&T Symbols - Statistical Tolerancing Symbol

    • 26-3 Specific GD&T Symbols - Tangent Plane Symbol

    • 26-4 Specific GD&T Symbols - Continuous Feature Symbol

    • 26-5 Specific GD&T Symbols - Individually Note

    • 26-6 Specific GD&T Symbols - Parts in a Restrained Condition Note

    • 26-7 Specific GD&T Symbols - Free State Symbol

    • Q26 - Specific Use GD&T Concepts - Quiz

  • 8

    Section 7 - Fixed and Floating Fastener Cases

    • 27-1 Projected Tolerance: The Reason We Need Projected Tolerances

    • 27-2 Projected Tolerance: Drawing Callout, When to Use, and Review

    • R27 - Review Handout - Projected Tolerances

    • Q27 - Quiz - Projected Tolerance

    • 28-1 Fixed Fastener Case: Overview and Use of Projected Tolerance

    • 28-2 Fixed Fastener Case: Formula and The 60-40 Rule

    • 28-3 Fixed Fastener Case: Application Example and Review

    • R28 - Review Handout - Fixed Fasteners

    • Q28 - Quiz - Fixed Fastener Case

    • 29-1 Floating Fastener Case: Overview and Formula

    • 29-2 Floating Fastener Case: Example and Review

    • R29 - Review Handout - Floating Fasteners

    • Q29 - Quiz - Floating Fastener Case

    • 30-1 Zero Tolerance at MMC - Introduction and How it Works

    • 30-2 Zero Tolerance at MMC - Example & The Math Behind It

    • 30-3 Zero Tolerance at MMC - Converting to Zero Tolerance

    • 30-4 Zero Tolerance at MMC - When to Use & Review

    • R30 - Review Handout - Zero Tolerance at MMC

    • Q30 - Zero Tolerance at MMC Quiz

  • 9

    Section 8 - Real-World Tolerance Applications

    • 31-1 Wall Calculations RFS - Overview and Example Setup

    • 31-2 Wall Calculations RFS - Bolt Holes to OD

    • 31-3 Wall Calculations RFS - Bore to Boss

    • 31-4 Wall Calculations RFS - Boss to Slot

    • 31-5 Wall Calculations RFS - Boss to Slot using Profile

    • Q31 Application Practice Problem: Wall Calculations RFS - Minimum Wall Example

    • H31 Application Practice Problem (Handout - See Video for Details) - RFS Minimum Wall Calculation

    • A31 Application Practice Answer: Wall Calculations RFS - Center Bore to Bottom and Top Surface

    • 32-1 MMC & LMC Positional Tolerance Stack-up - Introduction

    • 32-2 MMC & LMC Positional Tolerance Stack-up - Bolt Holes to OD

    • 32-3 MMC & LMC Positional Tolerance Stack-up - Bore to Boss

    • 32-4 MMC & LMC Positional Tolerance Stack-up - Boss to Slot

    • Q32 Application Practice Question - MMC & Minimum Wall Calculations

    • H32 Application Practice Problem (Handout - See Video for Details) - MMC & Minimum Wall Calculation

    • A32 Application Practice Answer - MMC & Minimum Wall Calculation

    • 33-1 Tolerance Impact (Orientation & Form) - Effects from Surface Orientation & Form

    • 33-2 Tolerance Impact (Orientation & Form) - Envelope Principal, Form & Orientation

    • Q33 Application Practice Problem - O & F Impact without Qualified Datums

    • H33 Application Practice Problem (Handout) - O& F Impact without Qualified Datums

    • A33 Application Answer - O& F Impact without Qualified Datums

    • 34-1 Tolerance Impact (Orientation & Form) - Qualified & Non-Qualified Datums

    • 34-2 Tolerance Impact (Orientation & Form) - Qualified Datums Tolerance Impact

    • 34-3 Tolerance Impact (Orientation & Form) - Accounting for Form & Orientation Errors

    • Q34 Application Practice Problem - O & F Impact WITH Qualified Datums

    • H34 Application Practice Problem (Handout) - O & F Impact WITH Qualified Datums

    • A34 Application Answer - O & F Impact WITH Qualified Datums

    • Q33 - Quiz - Tolerance Impact of Form & Orientation

    • Q32 - Quiz - MMC / LMC Wall Thickness Calculations

  • 10

    Section 9 - ASME Y14.5 GDTP Senior Certification Prep

    • 35-1 ASME Certification Overview - Exam Overview and Versions

    • 35-2 ASME Certification Overview - Choosing the Right Exam and Exam Contents

    • 35-3 ASME Certification Overview - Exam Benefits and Preparation Resources

    • R35 - ASME GD&T Certification Resources

    • 36-1 Tips for the Exam and How to Study - Overview and Resources

    • 36-2 Tips for the Exam and How to Study - What to Expect and Tips

    • 36-3 Tips for the Exam and How to Study - What to Write Down Right Away

    • H36 - Tips for the Exam and How to Study (Handout) - What to Write Down Right Away

    • 37-1 Announcements & Updates for the GD&T Master Guide

    • 37-2 The ASME Y14.5 GD&T Master Guide V1

  • 11

    Section 10 - Course Conclusion and Final

    • 40 - Final Exam Notes and Annoucements

    • 40 - GD&T Advanced Course - Final Exam