58. Optimization of an Electrical Connector Insulator Contact Housing

  1. Dr. Genichi Taguchi engineering Executive Director Honorary Member,
  2. Dr. Subir Chowdhury aerospace engineering, industrial management chairman CEO world leader strategist author honorary member honorary doctorate and
  3. Yuin Wu B.S. in chemical engineering professor Executive Director consultant

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470258354.cs58

Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook

Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook

How to Cite

Taguchi, G., Chowdhury, S. and Wu, Y. (2004) Optimization of an Electrical Connector Insulator Contact Housing, in Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470258354.cs58

Author Information

  1. American Supplier Institute (ASI), USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 22 OCT 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471413349

Online ISBN: 9780470258354



  • electrical connector and insulator;
  • computer stimulation;
  • P-diagram;
  • finite-element mode mesh


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Objective

  • Approach 1: Smaller-the-Best Deflection on the Z-Axis

  • Approach 2: Dynamic Zero-Point Proportional Z-Axis Mold Position versus Part Position

  • Approach 3: Dynamic Zero-Point Proportional Mold Dimension versus Part Dimension, All Axes

  • Verification and Comparison

  • Conclusions