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Creating essential documentation to support essential equipment

 

JANUARY 2017

 

 

 

 

Maintenance and repair of electronic equipment have suffered from and continue to suffer from a lack of circuit diagrams. This shortage has been caused by a combination of actions that have included:

 

RESTRICTIVE PRACTICES

 

A restrictive practice situation occurs when the only support available is through a single OEM or the supplier. This creates a non competitive situation where the customer cannot seek an alternative provider. Whilst this may not be a bad situation for the customer, it does mean there is a lack of choice and a reliance on a single source of support.

 

CHANGES IN COMPANY STRUCTURES

 

There is the growing situation where no support is available as companies have been taken over, restructured or gone out of business. In the past 10 years this has happened to many famous and long established companies. This means there is no protection against these problems by choosing products from "reputable" companies.

 

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