Accession Number : AD0739476

Title :   Maintenance Time Comparison of Transistors Versus Tubes.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY MATERIEL COMMAND TEXARKANA TEX INTERN TRAINING CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Ault,James C.

Report Date : MAY 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 34

Abstract : The paper contains a maintenance time comparison between tubes and transistors. The two parameters used for the comparison are the mean time to repair and the mean time between failures. Distributions for active repair times are calculated for each case and a life cycle maintenance cost is compared for the two cases. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TRANSISTORS, MAINTENANCE), (*ELECTRON TUBES, MAINTENANCE), (*MAINTENANCE, ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT), STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, TIME, RELIABILITY(ELECTRONICS), THESES

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE