Accession Number : AD0605785

Title :   THROW-AWAY MAINTENANCE POLICIES,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Bell,Chauncey F.

Report Date : OCT 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The purpose of this report is to explore those areas where there is, or can be, a choice between the policies of throw-away and of repair or renewal. The discussion lists the advantages and disadvantages most commonly advanced in support of each policy as well as the important parameters to be considered in arriving at policy decisions.

Descriptors :   (*LOGISTICS, MAINTAINABILITY), (*MAINTAINABILITY, LOGISTICS), MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING, DECISION MAKING, RELIABILITY, STORAGE, COSTS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE