Search:

Type: Posts; User: MMMMM

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    10
    Views
    5,214

    I've used CribMaster in the past. Decent...

    I've used CribMaster in the past. Decent software, easy to customize and has good reporting options.
  2. Replies
    10
    Views
    5,214

    Tooling Controls .... there are several different...

    Tooling Controls .... there are several different theories but, the basic inventory control methods just simply don't apply to, what I call, a "living inventory".
    Your key comment above is,...
  3. Are these in amounts per day? Here, figure it...

    Are these in amounts per day?

    Here, figure it this way.
    24hr/day = 1440 mins. Multiply this by 80% utilization @ 80% efficiency gives you around 920 REAL minutes per machine per day to use.
    If...
  4. Ahh, this is MUCH better now. A progressive Die...

    Ahh, this is MUCH better now.
    A progressive Die with a secondary operation (cutoff) would probably do the trick however, the press, dies and blank prep would push this over the "obsene" if you're...
  5. One more to add ... Have you looked at Screw...

    One more to add ... Have you looked at Screw Machines? Or, multiple spindle turning centers?
    If you're looking at parts/minute cycle times, about how many of these would you need in ... let's say a...
  6. Phaze721, RWOLFEJR is spot on with his first...

    Phaze721,
    RWOLFEJR is spot on with his first reply.

    COST
    QUANTITY
    QUALITY
    DELIVERY
    These are the "four facets of Manufacturing". You get to pick ONLY three.
    Being a Manufacturing Engineer, I...
  7. Replies
    2
    Views
    2,347

    Unless you're getting into alloys, Al is fairly...

    Unless you're getting into alloys, Al is fairly easy to buff to a high luster with rouge and a buffing wheel. However, it does oxidize fairly easily and gets dull.
    I'd suggest you use a polymer...
Results 1 to 7 of 7