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RCD HISTORY - Committed to Quality for nearly 50Years!
A very simple business philosophy has been responsible for the steady growth of RCD. It's called 'commitment'. Since our inception nearly 5 decades ago, RCD's corporate energies have been channeled into the research, design, development and production of components with uncompromising levels of quality.
We are committed to offering a broad line of standards and custom products at competitive prices, with the engineering expertise and manufacturing capabilities to serve your particular requirements.
PRODUCT RELIABILITY Continuous Monitoring
Throughout each level of design, development, testing, and production, there is a sincere dedication to quality. Our resistors are designed to surpass MIL specifications, and are monitored at various stages of the production cycle via in-process inspection and SPC (Statistical Process Control) techniques.
Mil-I-45208 Quality Assurance Mil-STD-790 Reliability Program GIDEP Participant Mil-STD-45662 Calibration Program DLSC Certification No. 0016723 Defense Supplier under FSCM 56637
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Other manufacturers make claims about PPM quality levels as if they were proud of them. RCD believes that one defect is one too many. Whether we ship 10 or 10 million pieces, every single part should conform to spec.
Our 'ABZED' (Absolute Zero Defect) Continuous improvement Program is resulting in ever improved quality levels, via emphasis on total quality, just-in-time delivery, total preventive maintenance, employee involvement, and simplicity. At RCD, "zero defects" isn't a slogan, it's a state of mind.
Over the past dozen years, RCD was the only major U.S. resistor manufacturer to achieve a flawless track record according to Government-Industry (GIDEP) records. To learn more and see how 7 other manufacturers fares, click here to view the article.
ENGINEERING R & D -- Committed to Innovation
Continuous research is conducted towards the design of new and improved products. Keeping abreast of material and production developments. RCD has been able to achieve significant breakthroughs in pricing and performance.
Using highly advanced test equipment, our engineering group has probed extreme conditions to determine optimum materials, designs, and production techniques that will result in highest reliability.
MANUFACTURING --Diversified Capability Enables the Lowest Prices and Fastest Deliveries in the Industry!
RCD's Caribbean plant specializes in Precision, Power, & Hi-Voltage models
Our New Hampshire factory serves as headquarters for various operations including Sales, Engineering, Manufacturing, Final QC, Inventory/Distribution and Reliability functions. The N.H. plant manufactures primarily smaller quantities and SWIFTTM orders, as well as precision, custom, and military devices. Low-cost volume efficiency is attained at Caribbean and Asian facilities.
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