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INTEGRITY

"In our dealings with fellow employees, customers and vendors we practice consistency, fairness and openness."

QualityAssurance.jpgQuality Assurance

ASTRON’s quality assurance goal is to make parts to our customer’s specifications 100% of the time.  To accomplish this goal, we have designed and implemented a quality system that puts procedural emphasis on the front end of our administrative and manufacturing cycles. A unique “Process Control Plan” (PCP) is developed for each part that we manufacture.  The development of the PCP takes into consideration inspection techniques to be used, inspection equipment requirements and SPC disciplines to best match the process to the product.

ISO 9001:2015

ASTRON has been ISO 9001 registered since April of 1996, QS 9000 registered since 1999 and received TS16949:2009 registration in 2009. Astron has maintained registration through annual audits. Astron currently holds a certification of registration to ISO 9001: 2015.”

In the continual quest for process improvements, Astron utilizes methods including Cpk studies, GP-12 and PPAP ‘s to determine the accuracy and stability of significant part dimensions.

QUALITY ASSURANCE / INSPECTION

  • OGP Smartscope Flash 200 video measuring system with laser scanner
  • 12 x 12 Micro-VU Non-Contact Color Video Measurement System.  Resolution = .000005
  • 30” Scherr Tumico 22-250 Optical Comparator with 2-axis digital readout
  • 1 Rockwell Hardness Tester
  • Various size ranges of:  Micrometers, Vernier’s, Pins, Height Gauges, Functional Gauges, Indicators,      V-Blocks, and Specialty Gauging
  • Several Granite Surface Plates from 18” X 24” to 36” X 48”
  • Quality system conforms to ISO 9001:2015
  • Calibration System conforms to ISO 9001:2015