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A Nomogram to Simplify the Choice of Sampling Plan Using a Single Gauge

Summary: To simplify the choice of a single gauge sampling plan used to control a process in which the variation follows a normal distribution with known standard deviation, the acceptance number c is taken as (n - 1)/2, where n is the sample size. This relationship is always nearly optimal and permits the use of a simple nomogram to find the parameters of a plan that meets the user's requirements.

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  • Topics: Sampling, Quality Control
  • Keywords: Sampling,Artificial attributes,Gauges,Quality control (QC)
  • Author: Sykes, John
  • Journal: Journal of Quality Technology