By Mangey Ram, J. Paulo Davim
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Y. J. Endharta Based on Table 8, condition-based maintenance policy outperforms the others because the expected cost rates are the smallest. For consecutive-3-out-of-4, 5-out-of-6, and 5-out-of-8: F systems, the system should be maintained immediately by replacing all failed components when there are one working component in the minimal cut set. 7 time unit after there is one working component in the minimal cut set. If the system fails before reaching that time point, the system is maintained correctively by replacing all failed components.
5Þ kIEFn and kCEFn represents the individual EFn rate and common EFn rate, respectively. They can be obtained by kIEFn ¼ ð1ÀbEFn Þ Á kEFn . . ð6Þ 22 Table 4 Transition rates H. Kim et al. Transition rate Description kEEn kEFn kIEFn kCEFn µEF kSEn kde µde m EEn rate Failure rate due to EEn Individual failure rate due to EEn Common failure rate due to EEn EF repair rate Survival rate after EEn Demand rate Demand duration rate Renewal rate kCEFn ¼ bEFn Á kEFn . . ð7Þ where bEFn is a beta factor for EFn that represents whether redundant systems are physically separated against EEn or not.
Advances in Reliability and System Engineering by Mangey Ram, J. Paulo Davim