Discus Software for First Article Inspection

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Hello Members,

Is there anyone in their company uses DISCUS Software to create FAI reports? I am interested in learning more about how it is managed and recorded.

Thanks in advance.
 
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My company uses Discus software. I have yet to know much about it, as I have only been here for 3 months (to the day, now that I think about it!) and the office manager is the one who works with it.

What I do know is it is used to create the ballooned drawing, and these features end up on an Excel sheet, where the actual dimensions from the print are displayed below the hand entered version. We use this sheet for all inspection, creating a new sheet for new shop orders, and listing at the top of the column whether it is FAI, first pc, in process or final. FAI would just have it's own sheet.

The issue we encounter is that, when copying the master sheet, the discus numbers don't remain neatly in their cells and need to be moved and/or resized. This obviously wouldn't be a problem with FAI, though.

I don't have experience with any other software to compare it to. But, since nobody had responded I thought I would offer the small amount of knowledge I have on the subject.

If you have more specific questions, I can try to get the answers for you.
 
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