A Way to Save $80k
Using lean’s A3 problem-solving process, this manufacturer realized that magnetic workholding would enable it to save a good chunk of change.
A recent A3 report revealed how a change in the way some parts were secured for machining would have a much more dramatic effect on streamlining the overall manufacturing process than simply enabling operators to get parts on and off machines faster. In fact, switching to new workholding devices—magnetic chucks—saved the company $80,000 per year in manufacturing costs. Learn more.