Overview for Type 1 Gage Study

Use Type 1 Gage Study to evaluate the capability of a measurement process. This study evaluates the combined effects of bias and repeatability from multiple measurements of one part.

You should perform a type 1 gage study before you perform a gage R&R study. A gage R&R study determines how much of the observed process variation is due to measurement system variation.

Where to find this analysis

To perform a type 1 gage study, choose Stat > Quality Tools > Gage Study > Type 1 Gage Study.