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Security settings: Protecting gage calibration data

User Community

Quality quiz

Data in everyday life

Quality transformation

Bytes and pieces

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Welcome to Quality eLine, a monthly summary of blog posts from PQ Systems, developers of software solutions and training services that help customers demonstrate proof of their quality performance.

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Security settings:
Protecting gage calibration data

Inadvertent clicks on default settings can wreak havoc with measurement systems, costing time and money. Up-front action will head off the mess and protect critical data.
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User Community

Visit the new PQ User Community, an online meeting place to connect with industry peers, access support resources, and learn tips for improvement.

Spec lines
Do you think spec lines should or shouldn’t be displayed on control charts?
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Quality quiz:
And last month's winners!

Winners of last month's quiz and a copy of Practical Tools for Continuous Improvement: Volume 1 are Shavon Barnett (Environmental Dynamics International of Columbia, MO); Chad Savitz (Grand Valley Manufacturing Co. of Titusville, PA); and James Stevens (Ulterra Drilling Technologies of Ft. Worth, TX). For this month's quiz, and a chance to win a copy of Practical Tools for Continuous Improvement: Volume 1, please submit your response by December 31.
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Data in everyday life:
"Nice" line

As we say goodbye to 2017, there have been a few moments that would have fallen below the "nice" line on a chart. What will it take to make more 2018 data fall above the "nice" line, so that control limits might need to be happily recalculated?
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David SchwinnQuality transformation:
It's the system!

System-caused problems, including communication processes, can affect return to hospital, increase potential for increased pain. David finds this out first hand.
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