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: Sadat (email@example.com )
Date posted: Wed Nov 6 14:53:10 US/Eastern 2002
Subject: Tantalum Caps
We have been examing the failure rates of tantalum capacitors and have concerns about them. Is it possible to answer the following question with regards to translating the capacitors expected reliability into FITS? "1% at 1000 hours at 85C at 60% confidence" translates into X FITs at 50C?"