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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: SPM
Date posted: Mon Jan 15 9:11:53 US/Eastern 2001
I would be grateful for any information, book titles and references as to how I would develop an effective ESS program.
I would also appreciate any suggestions as to when a piece of equipment goes into volume production how to implement a tailored ESS program, i.e. sample sizes, the point where you screen batches rather than total output, how do you pick a batch etc etc.
Thanks in advance
Subject: ESS Testing
Reply Posted by: Bruce Dudley
Organization: Reliability Analysis Center
Date Posted: Mon Jan 15 11:01:19 US/Eastern 2001
Environmental Stress Screening is discussed in detail in the RAC START (selected topics in Assurance Related Technologies) publications. These results can be found at our home page . This particular start sheet describes planning, monitoring and implementation of an ESS program. Other sources of ESS information include: MIL-HDBK-344A, "Environmental Stress Screening of Electronic Equipment", "Reliability Toolkit; Commercial Practices Edition", RAC Blueprints and the IES "Management and Technical Guidelines for ESS Process".