ASTM F2688

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ASTM F2688 – Standard Guide for System-Based, Customer-Centered Quality Plan for Manufacturers


This guide establishes recommended system-based procedures to assist fastener manufacturers and alteration distributors in the development of process controls which are intended to produce quality products in a cost effective manner.

These recommended system-based procedures allow an organization to continually improve operational effectiveness.


continuous improvement; customer centered quality plan; distributor quality; Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Program Criteria for Excellence; manufacturing quality; quality plans; quality system