Chapter 21. Innovations in Frit Manufacturing Using SPC and Computer Control

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr.
  1. Shaun W. Baker

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470310540.ch21

Proceedings of the 50th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 10, Issue 5/6

Proceedings of the 50th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 10, Issue 5/6

How to Cite

Baker, S. W. (1989) Innovations in Frit Manufacturing Using SPC and Computer Control, in Proceedings of the 50th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 10, Issue 5/6 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470310540.ch21

Author Information

  1. Ferro Corporation, 4150 East 56th Street, Cleveland, OH 44101

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374856

Online ISBN: 9780470310540

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Keywords:

  • innovations;
  • frit manufacturing;
  • computer control;
  • SPC program;
  • control charts

Summary

The evolution of an SPC program from planning stage through early plant implementation is presented. Control charts are used to show improvements in two key interrelated variables.