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PRODUCT RELIABILITY
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Reliability Consistency of performance over time, Average time for the unit to fail The increasing capabilities and functionality of many products are making it more difficult for manufacturers to maintain quality and reliability
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FMEA “Failure Modes and Effects Analysis” A methodology for analyzing potential reliability problems early in the development cycle Enhancing reliability through design Should always be done whenever failures would mean potential harm or injury to the user of the end item being designed.
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FMEA and FMECA “Failure Modes, Effects and Criticality Analysis” Provides reassurance that the cause, effect, and risk of failures have been appropriately addressed.
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STEPS TO FMEA 1. Define scope and boundaries of the system to be assessed 2. Partition and categorize the system, into convenient and logical elements 3. Develop a numerical coding
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STEPS TO FMEA 1. Identify resources of value to be protected 1. Identify Failure Modes.
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This note was uploaded on 01/24/2011 for the course DEV COM Dev Com taught by Professor Profturo during the Spring '02 term at University of the Philippines Los Baños.

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