Populating Bills of Materials (BOMs) Bruce A. Harding Mechanical Engineering Technology. BOM is actually a parts lists (PL).
Populating Bills of Materials (BOMs) Bruce A. HardingMechanical Engineering Technology
Integral parts list – on graphic sheet of drawing
Integral parts list – on separate sheet of drawing
•Required columns in a PL include: Quantity, Part or Identifying Number (PIN), Nomenclature or Description.
•Blocks for Next Assembly and Used On are required only if applications data is included, otherwise they are optional
•Find Numbers (Item Numbers): optional, but when used indicate the total number of unique parts
Source: ASME Y14.34M-1996 Associated Lists
The author wishes to acknowledge the support from the Society for Manufacturing Engineers - Education Foundation, SME-EF Grant #5004 for “Curriculum Modules in Product Lifecycle Management.”