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Defectives - The failure of an item to meet one or more a set of inspection critera.
Related Terms: Defectives - defect | defects | inspection | quality | quality control | zero defects |
Warranties are contractor commitments to repair or replace equipment found to be defective within a specified period. Warranties provide incentives for production of systems with high reliability and maintainability, and invoke cost penalties (direct and/or indirect) on the contractor if standards are not met.
Reference: Air Force Institute of Technology, Graduate School of Acquisition and Logistics
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