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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

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Posted by:Tom Wendling ( )
Organization:Operations Management Inc.
Date posted: Thu Aug 11 11:54:25 US/Eastern 2005
Subject: Weibull Data
I am looking for a source of Weibull data ie. values for Beta (not just MTTF) for mechanical components, either in database form, or from a predictive methodology. Can anyone tell me if such data/methodology exists, or if Beta values have to be derived from actual test/field data? Anyone's help is very much appreciated.


Subject: Weibull Data
Reply Posted by: bwd ( )
Organization: RAC
Date Posted: Thu Aug 11 12:11:43 US/Eastern 2005
I would suggest that you look at Barringer and Associates, Inc. They have developed a table of items and include both beta and eta values. The web site is:

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