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  MSA (Measurement Systems Analysis)

MSA provides an understanding of the capabilities of a measurement system. This seminar provides an overview of the application and requirements of the measurement system requirements from the automotive industry MSA 3rd Edition manual.

Who Should Attend:
Personnel responsible for the measurement system.

What You Will Learn:
The importance of a reliable measurement system. Learn different ways of evaluating bias and variation, which includes: accuracy, linearity, stability, repeatability & reproducibility (GRR). Learn to apply this information to your current measurement system and selection of instrumentation.

Duration and Fee: 1 day; $395 + HST

Prerequisites: None. Basic understanding of variation and SPC is recommended.

CEUs: 0.8

easurement Systems
Defining measurement
Attribute vs. variable type of measurements
The measurement system
The ‘halo’ effect
Effect on process capability
Sources of measurement error

Attribute Measurement Systems
Attribute inspection systems
The ‘M&M’ exercise
Calculating attribute GRR

Measurement strategy
Measurement discrimination
Planning questions

Defining the Variables
‘SWIPE’ diagrams
Types of measurement system variation
Definitions of various types of measurement system variation: Stability, Bias, Repeatability, Reproducibility, Part-to-part Variation, Linearity

Measurement System Analysis
Assessment phases
Product versus process control

Assessment of Simple Variable Measurement Systems
Using control charts to calculate stability
Repeatability and reproducibility (GR&R)
Range method
Average and range method
GR&R calculations for products and processes

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About the Seminars (Hours, Fee Structure, Location, How to Register)


G.R. Technologies 
75 Allingham Gdns.
North York, Ontario 
M3H 1X9

Tel: (905) 597-9277
Fax: (416) 638-4866


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