Forum: Reliability & Maintainability Questions and Answers

Topic: Reliability & Maintainability Questions and Answers

Topic Posted by: Reliability & Maintainability Forum (src_forum@alionscience.com )
Organization: System Reliability Center
Date Posted: Mon Aug 31 12:47:36 US/Eastern 1998

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Posted by: Beth Chappel (elizabeth.chappel@goodrich.com )
Organization:Goodrich
Date posted: Tue Aug 7 18:46:41 US/Eastern 2001
Subject: Weight Averaging
Message:
Question- can you weight average reliability over time? For instance, if you have a system that operates at one reliability value R for a third of the time, and another reliability R2 for two-thirds of the time, would the reliability for one hour be = 1/3 R + 2/3 R2?

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