Forum: Reliability & Maintainability Questions and Answers
Topic: Reliability & Maintainability Questions and AnswersTopic Posted by: Reliability & Maintainability Forum (firstname.lastname@example.org )
Organization: System Reliability Center
Date Posted: Mon Aug 31 12:47:36 US/Eastern 1998
Original Message:Posted by: Cathy
Date posted: Thu Mar 29 17:21:13 US/Eastern 2001
Subject: Passive Component "Uprating"
Is there any standard or guideline for passive component uprating? Actually I need the justification for PiT used in MIL-HDBK-217 prediction. For example, what's the PiT of a resistor (rated at 150C) at 240C? Thanks.