Corpus ID: 107734644

Lead Time Study

  title={Lead Time Study},
  author={J. Chu},
  • J. Chu
  • Published 1982
  • Engineering
  • Abstract : Lead times for the procurement of ammunition items are usually established during the latter part of the development phase, which is approximately two years before the initial production buy. Typical procurement lead time forecasts have been 15 months for the initial buy and 12 months for reorder. During the last decade ammunition items have greatly increased in sophistication due to the wide-spread use of electronics technology. As a result, lead times for such items have increased… CONTINUE READING