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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sch6.t68200220
EISBN: 978-1-62708-354-6
... testing laboratory Fig. 17-18 An impact test being performed Quality Assurance Programs Definition and Purpose The term “Quality Assurance” or QA, has broad implications, generally signifying all the actions taken by a manufacturer to ensure that the product not only meets...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.piht2.t55050281
EISBN: 978-1-62708-311-9
... Abstract This chapter discusses quality control programs and procedures for induction heat-treating systems and includes related forms and checklists. induction hardening quality control EFFECTIVE SYSTEMS of quality control/quality assurance are essential for modern-day heat...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sch6.t68200065
EISBN: 978-1-62708-354-6
... vague or wide open will usually lead to the foundry supplying castings to a different quality level than that expected by the user. For example, consider the following nondestructive testing requirements: “The castings shall be magnetic-particle tested on all accessible surfaces in accordance...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.pht2.t51440243
EISBN: 978-1-62708-262-4
.... The steps include selecting proper material and design of the part being treated; determining whether the process is capable of heat treatment; using statistical process control, control charting, and in-process inspection and testing; and applying statistical quality control and final testing (sampling...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.aceg.t68410009
EISBN: 978-1-62708-280-8
..., such as: A geometry that assures component fitness for functionality A configuration that assures manufacturability and target quality with the least cost, and A product that can be brought to market in the least amount of time Fig. 2.1 Expertise and goals of product designers and casting engineers...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sch6.t68200140
EISBN: 978-1-62708-354-6
... and customer. This pad will ensure that testing is done in a consistent manner. If ASTM specifications are referenced, any special testing requirements that may be needed can be noted by using the supplementary requirements of the specification. Refer to Chapter 17, “Quality Assurance and NDT...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780089
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
... into an infusible, insoluble material. This dictates that chemical methods must be used to control fabrication and that physical, chemical, and thermal testing must be performed on the starting materials rather than the finished product. The quality of thermoset hardware can only be assured by either...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780189
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
..., quality assurance, manufacturing, purchasing, and field service. Gather all related failure information. Review the aforementioned information, and define the problem. Identify all potential failure causes using brainstorming, mind mapping, Ishikawa diagrams, flow charting, the “five whys...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.t69980551
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
... test Quality audit Quantity Guarantee Testing equipment deviation Management of the quality department Maintenance of testing Reduction in Product equipment value liability Quality control Quality appraisal Screening Additional costs Training in quality assurance Laboratory investigations inspection...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
... half of their product content; including a purchasing representative on the team ensures quick and accurate communication with suppliers. The failure analysis team will need to assess the product pedigree, which may require additional testing or inspection; including a quality-assurance representative...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.msisep.t59220667
EISBN: 978-1-62708-259-4
... of their size or the extent of tests or calibrations performed. ISO 17025 defines “quality assurance” requirements like those of ISO 9001 ( Ref 2 ). In addition, ISO 17025 defines technical requirements concerning the methodologies to be used for testing and calibrations. These requirements cover the basic care...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.isceg.t59320323
EISBN: 978-1-62708-332-4
... material control; process control of sand preparation and system maintenance; metallic charge materials; product quality control; and melting, metallurgical, and mechanical testing. casting mechanical testing melting metallurgical testing process control product launch process product quality...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270003
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
... selection, materials certification, processing operations such as casting, forming, joining, machining, heat treatment, surface treatment, and so forth. Service abnormalities and abuses also play a major role in addition to environmental factors. The personnel responsible for the quality assurance...
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By A. Wehrstedt
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.htpa.t53310235
EISBN: 978-1-62708-346-1
... encyclopedia, the “systematic and jointly undertaken harmonization—by interested parties—of material and intangible objects for general use. Standardization promotes rationalization and quality assurance in the economy, technology, science, and administration… It creates clarity between suppliers and customers...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfw.t52860081
EISBN: 978-1-62708-338-6
... or manufacture of composite room levels that have been established to assure hardware used in aerospace components. Fab- that parts that are manufactured will meet the rication for aerospace demands a high level of requirements defined for their specific area of quality control (QC). The requirements of QC...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780075
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
.... This is especially true in highly regulated industries, such as aerospace, defense, biomedical, cosmetics, and food manufacturers. These records are retained in the organization’s quality-assurance files and database. The failure analysis team should review these records for nonconformances, and the team should do...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2024
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.phtpp.t59380163
EISBN: 978-1-62708-456-7
... metallography, and nondestructive testing. The chapter concludes by discussing in-process inspections and the final inspection. hardness test heat treating in-process inspection inspection optical metallography quality assurance tensile testing toughness testing A SUCCESSFUL HEAT TREATING...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 April 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.imub.t53720321
EISBN: 978-1-62708-305-8
... with the normal beam method. Cold Drawn Hexagonal Bars Requirements for strict quality assurance are required for gaging inside flaws to the same level as surface flaws. The conventional testing method is manual detection with the normal beam method. Because this method requires testing with plural...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780081
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
...) is on rejected material dispositioned as “use as is” or “repair.” When the quality-assurance organization rejects a component or subassembly, something must be done with the rejected material. Two possible dispositions are “use as is” or “repair.” A “use as is” disposition means that someone with authority...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.htgpge.t67320021
EISBN: 978-1-62708-347-8
... dimensions and then through hardened. In case of some minor heat treat distortion, a finishing operation such as lapping or grinding is very often used to improve the quality of these gears (AGMA class 10 and above); for quality up to class 9, gears are finished cut at least one AGMA class above...