setup reduction

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setup reduction


Changeover means the process of switching from the production of one product or part number to another in a machine or a series of linked machines by changing parts,



Changeover Time

Changeover Time is measured as the time elapsed between the last piece in the run just completed and the first good piece from the process after the changeover.


Producing smaller batches with quick changeovers

You will be able to considerably reduce replenishment lead time in batch process with

additional changeovers,if changeover times can be taken down to single digit, or less

than 10 minutes.