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PDES

Product Data Exchange using STEP

PDES

(Product Data Exchange using STEP [STandard for the Exchange of Product Model Data]) A standard format for exchanging data between advanced CAD and CAM programs. It describes a complete product, including the geometric aspects of the images as well as manufacturing features, material properties and tolerance and finish specifications. STEP is ISO 10303. For more information, visit http://pdesinc.com. See IGES.
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10) From providing a relook at veterans who were separated with disability ratings below the 30% required for disability retirement, to increased emphasis on legal representation at all stages of the PDES, to heightened training requirements for PEB liaison officers, to the initiation of a pilot program in 2007 that has recently been expanded to even more installations.
While drained, he felt he had enough fight left to repel the Enzyme clan for at least another four hours until PDES eventually returned with reinforcements.
STEP (Standards for Exchange of Product Model Data: is an international activity to move the PDES draft forward into a formal ISO standard.
Of particular interest, at this time, are the PDES (Product Data Exchange Specification) in the U.
PDES doesn't yet exist as an official standard, but a volunteer organization composed of vendors, users, consultants, and others are hard at work to make it a reality.