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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: John Hoegbraathen
Organization:Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace
Date posted: Thu Nov 23 11:24:37 US/Eastern 2000
Subject: Bent-pin analysis
I am going to do a "bent pin analysis" in one of our projects.This is to show that any single short circuit occuring as a result of a bent pin in one connector doesnt have an adverse effect on the equipment. Can anyone help me with analysis background information for this type of analysis?
Subject: Bent Pin Analysis
Reply Posted by: Bruce Dudley
Organization: Reliability Analysis Center
Date Posted: Thu Nov 30 15:42:02 US/Eastern 2000
After a very detailed search of the Reliability Analysis Center's library and databases, we could not find previous procedures for bent pin testing. Since the staff has not experienced this type of testing, we cannot give any guidance.