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Repairs: Good, Fast, Cheap

Set a standard for what constitutes “good” based on a cost/benefit analysis for each type of repair.

You’ve probably heard (and maybe even said) the adage, “Good, fast, cheap. Pick any two, you can’t have all three.” When it comes to repairing equipment that is down, you are usually forced to choose “fast” as one of the two. If you don’t choose “good”, you’re likely to be repairing that equipment again. Yet, cost is also a factor and sometimes it is a very limiting factor.

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