Volume 31, Issue 2 (April 1986)
Ensembles of Subclass Characteristics in Physical Evidence Examination
Ensembles of class characteristics resulting from indifferent quality assurance in manufacturing techniques may legitimately transcend conventional attitudes concerning class characteristics. Ensembles of these subclass characteristics converge on individual characteristics. This is illustrated using the data describing Titan .25-caliber automatic pistols contained in the Criminalistics Laboratory Information System (CLIS) list.