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Introduction to Lean Tooling

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Video Length: 18 minutes

Published: 06/01/2003
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Part of the award-winning Manufacturing Insights Video Seriesthis program examines how manufacturing companies are using lean tooling as an integral part of lean manufacturing to immediately cut costs, drastically reduce production lead time, and ensure quality.

  • Oorganize your tooling so you can find every tool you need in less than 30 seconds.
  • Get tooling ready faster so that setup time is minimized.
  • Rely on your tools for precision, so inspection time can be eliminated.
  • Reduce administrative tooling costs by demonstrating Kanban systems for keeping track of tooling inventory.

This video is designed to be used in conjunction with the Lean Tooling in Action video, which presents examples of lean tooling at four different companies.