Don’t get bog down by these words. Lean manufacturing. While teaching the freshers I always quote this example of a fat man with a lean man. This fat man may not necessarily bit the lean although he is bulky. Surely...
Don’t get bog down by these words .. like Cycle time, bottleneck or critical path, these are very simple to understand … Cycle time is the time after which a new job comes out of the production line. Simply if...
MTBF stands for Mean Time Between Failures. We have understood what is MTBF in last blog. This time lets see how we can improve upon the same. These are the terms used basically by maintenance team in your organization and basically shows...
Don’t get bog down by these words.. like Man machine balancing. These are very simple to understand … Clearly, there are two things in this ie Man and other is Machine. This is applicable wherever multiple machines are running simultaneously, and...
FMEA stands for Failure Mode Effects and Analysis. You will find many people using this term and everyone gets impressed. Some of us may not immediately understand. But don’t worry this is very simple concept. Lets take example : we have...
Don’t get bog down by these words.. Inventory.. All the material which is not getting processed on the machine ie not directly in production cycle is all inventory only. This then covers material in Raw material stores, material under inspection,...
Don’t get bog down by these words.. like Cp and Cpk... You may get lot of material related to Cp and Cpk but below diagram I made is self-explanatory and you can remember it for life long. If you are given...
Don’t get bog down by these words like Efficiency, These are very simple to understand … The very first thing to understand is that the efficiency of Machining setup is calculated by OEE. Assembly setup is calculated Efficiency of line...
Don’t get bog down by these words.. like TTCT,  These are very simple to understand … The very first thing to understand is that the TT ?? TT stands for Takt time. Takt time is nothing but the time at...