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Procedures and Tables for Construction and Selection of Chain Sampling Plans (ChSP-1), Part 2: Tables for Selection of Chain Sampling Plans

Summary: Chain sampling plans allow significant reductions in sample size under conditions of a continuing succession of lots from a stable, trusted supplier. This series presents procedures and tables for the construction of such plans and for selection of plans by specified properties. Part 1 (see April 1978, Vol. 10, No. 3) gives a simple method for computing the OC curve and deriving chain sampling plans from the desired operating ratio. Table for determining the associated AOQL are also given. Part 2 provides tables for the selection of plans from values of AQL/LTPD and of AQL/AOQL, respectively.

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  • Topics: Sampling
  • Keywords: Acceptable quality level (AQL),Average outgoing quality limit (AOQL),Sampling plans
  • Author: Soundararajan, V.
  • Journal: Journal of Quality Technology