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Forum: Reliability & Maintainability Questions and Answers
Topic: Reliability & Maintainability Questions and Answers
Topic Posted by: Reliability & Maintainability Forum
Organization: System Reliability Center
Date Posted: Mon Aug 31 12:47:36 US/Eastern 1998
Posted by: Juan C. Rodenas
Date posted: Mon Oct 9 7:53:56 US/Eastern 2000
Subject: Non-mechanical Reliability
We are a spanish company, just introducing on the reliability studies, due to our compromise at military sales. Right now, I am trying to obtain as much data as I can about this issues. I have found plenty of data for electronic reliability. The only reference I have about non-electronic reliability data is NPRD-95, but I have no idea of what class of mechanical data I will find in this data, prior to the adquisition.For example, I will need data about pump, hidraulyc valves, etc.
Can somebody explain to me what kind of data I can expect to find in this book. or where can I obtain that information.
Subject: Non-Mechanical Reliability
Reply Posted by: Ed Sherwin
Date Posted: Mon Oct 9 11:36:26 US/Eastern 2000
NPRD-95 is a RAC publication containing failure data on a wide variety of electrical, electro-mechanical, and mechanical parts/assemblies. It contains failure rate data, total failures, operating hours by Part Description, Quality Level, Application Environment and Data Source. Types and applications of pumps and hydraulic valves are extensively covered in this publication.
NRPD-95 can be ordered fron the RAC by calling 1-800-526-4802.