Accurate test limits under prescribed consumer risk

Willem Albers, Gerda R.J. Arts, Wilbert C.M. Kallenberg

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    Measurement errors occurring during inspection of manufactured parts force producers to replace specification limits by slightly more strict test limits. Here accurate test limits are presented which maximize the yield while limiting the fraction of defectives reaching the consumer.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)141-149
    Number of pages9
    JournalStatistics & probability letters
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished - 1997


    • Measurement error
    • Yield
    • Inspection
    • Correlated measurements

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