Name: Bottle Fill


Abstract: A soft-drink bottler was interested in obtaining more uniform fill heights in the bottles filled in the bottling process by the filling machine.  The bottler runs five replicates for each of the 8 combinations of levels of these factors.


Variables (column):

  1. Carbonations % (10% or 12%)
  2. Operating Pressure (psi)
  3. Line Speed (200 or 300 bottles per minute)
  4. Deviation from target (mm)


Possible Uses: Correlation, Linear Regression, Multiple Regression


References: Levine, David, Patricia Ramsey, and Robert Smidt.  Applied Statistics for Engineers and Scientists.  Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall 2001.