Analysis of the Causes of the Non-Conformity of the Bearing Shell Casting Used on Rail Vehicles

Analysis of the Causes of the Non-Conformity of the Bearing Shell Casting Used on Rail Vehicles

PACANA Andrzej, CZERWIŃSKA Karolina and DWORNICKA Renata

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Abstract. Continuous improvement of the quality of manufactured products and monitoring of the production process is the key to the success of every company. Skillful use of available technologies and quality management instruments makes it possible to eliminate casting incompatibilities and prevent their recurrence in the future. The aim of the article was to analyze the types of defects occurring in castings, locate the areas with the most frequent occurrence of defects and identify the reasons for the presence of defects in castings of bearing housings used in railway vehicles. The paper presents the usefulness of a combination of quality management instruments for diagnosing material discontinuities in the analyzed castings.

Quality Control, Quality Management Tools, Pareto-Lorenza Diagram, Casting Defects

Published online 7/20/2022, 8 pages
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Citation: PACANA Andrzej, CZERWIŃSKA Karolina and DWORNICKA Renata, Analysis of the Causes of the Non-Conformity of the Bearing Shell Casting Used on Rail Vehicles, Materials Research Proceedings, Vol. 24, pp 196-203, 2022


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