The 13A plug
This case study aims to introduce the ideas raised in the tutorial on product analysis. The key objectives are too:
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- to illustrate a product with a clear material property requirement - electrical resistance - as a straightforward application of selection charts;
- to show how to use several charts in combination with processing information to understand different components made from polymers and metals;
- to illustrate the estimation of manufactured cost for competing processes.
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