ASTM E2234 - 09(2018) - Standard Practice for Sampling a Stream of Product by Attributes Indexed by AQL

ASTM E2234 - 09(2018)

Standard Practice for Sampling a Stream of Product by Attributes Indexed by AQL

Status : Current   Published : September 2018



1.1 This practice establishes lot or batch sampling plans and procedures for inspection by attributes using MIL-STD-105E as a basis for sampling a steady stream of lots indexed by acceptance quality limit (AQL).

1.2 This practice provides the sampling plans of MIL-STD-105E in ASTM format for use by ASTM committees and others. It recognizes the continuing usage of MIL-STD-105E in industries supported by ASTM. Most of the original text in MIL-STD-105E is preserved in Sections 4 – 6 of this practice.

1.3 No system of units is specified in this standard.

1.4 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

1.5 This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

Standard NumberASTM E2234 - 09(2018)
TitleStandard Practice for Sampling a Stream of Product by Attributes Indexed by AQL
Publication Date01 September 2018
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors unit of product, sampling plan, sample size code letter, sample, process average, percent defective, minor defective, minor defect, major defective, major defect, lot or batch size, lot or batch, inspection by attributes, inspection, defects per hundred units, defective, defect, critical defective, critical defect, classification of defects, average outgoing quality limit (AOQL), average outgoing quality (AOQ), acceptance quality level (AQL)
File Size5.771 MB

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