White Horse Laboratories Week 52 Quality Report
Physical Inspection – 65% Accepted Electrical Testing – 55% Passed
In the final week of 2010, White Horse facilitated USD58,023.00 in reliable component purchases.
In very low delivery activity during the holiday week between Christmas and New Year, the below two devices had failure rates. The AMD device was a used component, and the Linear Tech suspect of being counterfeit.
- AMD AM79C874VC, 45% failure (Date Code 0351) – open and short pins, damaged protection diodes, and heavily contaminated pins.
- Linear Technology LT1085IM#PBF, 100% failure (Date Code 0951) – low output voltage when the output current increased to full load.
Quality drives a company’s reputation, its bottom line and, above all, its value.