On Extending the Standard for the Exchange of Product Data to Represent Two-Dimensional Apparel Pattern Pieces
NATIONAL INST OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY GAITHERSBURG MD
Pagination or Media Count:
An Apparel Pattern Information Model APIM is introduced to demonstrate the feasibility of extending the emerging international Standard for the Exchange of Product Data STEP to include the exchange of apparel pattern data. This paper focuses on a representation of two-dimensional flat patterns. We show how this representation is capable of capturing the same information that can be expressed in one widely-used, but proprietary, format.
- Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies