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Temperature control Temperature control


  • Failure mode Poor calibration results in inadequate performance.
  • Durability feature Thermostat calibration should be a quality assurance priority.
  • Cost

Good practices

  • Good practicesThe calibration of the thermostat should be a priority in the quality assurance process.
  • Good practices The temperature control dial should have a firm and smooth action and clear ‘dot’ markings.

Bad practices

  • Bad practicesPoor calibration results in unpredictable temperature.
  • Bad practices The temperature control dial is flimsy and inaccurate.

Key facts

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