Lean, Mean Business Machine

Lean manufacturing focuses primarily on eliminating the seven major wastes, which are waiting time, motion, scrap, inventory, over-production, transportation and over-processing. Lean manufacturing’s main keys are the following: Perfect first-time quality – quest for zero defects, revealing & solving problems

Fastest Way to Implement SECS/GEM Communication Protocol to Your Equipment

This guide is intended to give an overview and basic introduction of SECS/GEM and its usage in the semiconductor industry to the beginner. And It is NOT INTENDED to substitute or serve as complete reference of the standards. For a

Is Your Company Ready For Industry 4.0 Transformation?

What is Industry 4.0? Industry 4.0 is the 4th industrial revolution. To give a little history, industries used steam to make the machine work which increased production and reduced cost in the industrial revolution. The next phase of the revolution

Top 7 Basic Features Every CNC Milling Machine Must Have – Important Note for Consumers

Many manufacturers are aware of precision machining that explains the increasing demand of machining centers – particularly CNC milling machines, which seems to have important role in producing high precision components fast, precisely, and accurately. Since there are different types

How Are Milling Machines Used in the Automotive Industry?

Like many industries, the automotive industry is one that has seen changes over the course of its existence. One of the changes is in the way that the parts are manufactured for the end product. At one time, many of

The Future of Manufacturing

From catching a ride to getting instant medical attention, smartphones have completely changed the way people live and carry out their daily tasks. In a similar way, the rapid evolution of operating technology and production means have transformed manufacturing. Innovative

Machine Vision System: Proven Tips for Efficient Inspection

If you want to improve the efficiency of your production unit, you can use how are you all inspection machine. Therefore, it is important to purchase a reliable machine. The speed of the machine is one of the most important

Automation Technologies And Manufacturing Safety

As a business leader, you have to continually search out ways to increase operational efficiency and throughput, and lower manufacturing costs. Besides improving the productivity and streamlining production processes, the working environment is something that demands special attention from business

A History of the Sewing Machine

Before the invention of the sewing machine, all clothing, home furnishings and even agricultural sacks were sewn by hand. The series of events and inventions that led to what we recognise today as a sewing machine were a very important

Myths and Facts About the Singer Featherweight Sewing Machine

The Singer Featherweight sewing machine was available for sale between 1933 and 1964. It has quickly become one of the most popular sewing machines in the world. The popularity of these sewing machines has helped uncover a wealth of information

The Use of Machine Vision Systems to Maintain High Quality Standards

Nowadays, the manufacturing sector has been using machine vision systems for the purpose of inspection. Most of the manufacturers think that there should be an integration between the vision and intent of this industry. After the advent of visual inspection

Important Manufacturing Metrics That Help in Increasing Efficiency

We may say a thousand things about business, but ultimately, business is a sheer number game. Essentially, everything in a business is decided by profit and loss numbers. Revenue generated, orders fulfilled and other such data have great importance in

Matching Company Needs to Custom Label Machines for Manufacturing

A perfectly crafted product deserves a beautifully constructed and applied label. Finding the right application system will depend on a company’s budget, needs, and a comparison of the products available at different levels of labelers and products. Smaller companies, like

Benefits Of Manufacturing Paper Bags Using An Eco-Friendly Paper Bag Making Machine

The paper bags have gained popularity since then the plastic carry bags is facing ban in various countries and cities. The product is manufactured with two ways; either traditionally, i.e. with the hands which is a labor intensive method or

Importance Of Choosing The Right Packaging Machines For Your Business

More than half the people out there assume that the most important decisions for any business is hiring the right people, or deciding on which product to manufacture first, or what to name your company. But what if that isn’t

Industrial Applications of Machine Vision Systems

Machine vision systems are one of the most definitive technological advance in the recent years. Today it is used to keep track of the machine-related operations and their applications, which can make the consumer experience better. Using this technology, the

Sipotek – A Pioneer in the Era of Intelligent Machines

Human vision is completely remarkable & beautiful. It is also amazingly complicated. Our eyes start working from the point we wake up to the point we go back to sleep. The technology has now developed to the extent that this

A Brief Introduction to the Programmable Logic Controller

The term programmable logic controller (PLC) refers to the industrial digital computers that are designed for controlling various manufacturing equipment such as industrial robots, escalators, power stations, and assembly lines. These sophisticated devices are used to control production processes where

Machine Vision Cameras: Choosing the Right Type of Camera

Every industry these days is striving to provide the best product with the utmost quality to their consumers. For this, they are not only improving the product quality by making it more updated and user-friendly, they are also improving the

A Concise Introduction To The Tissue Paper Napkin Machine

Tissue Paper Napkins are a lot in demand because they are widely used for wiping wet hands or cleaning face. They are very light, absorbent and hygienic; therefore, you may find them in almost every sector. The device that plays

Considerations Prior to Purchasing a Packaging Machine

One of the major investments that many organizations make is purchasing a packaging system. As such, it is important that the equipment purchased be the very best there is. In addition, you want to ensure that the packaging machine fits

Tariffs: Reality Check

In 1776 Adam Smith stated: “It is the maxim of every prudent master of a family, never to attempt to make at home what it will cost him more to make than to buy. If a foreign country can make

Points to Consider Before Buying Machine Vision Camera Systems

Machine vision cameras are one of the latest technologies that are adorning the manufacturing industry. One of the most important parts of this industry is assembly and inspection, and now that components are becoming smaller to keep up the efficiency,

What Makes Solar Panel Manufacturing Equipment Beneficial to the Environment?

In recent years, the solar power manufacturing industry has come under a certain amount of fire. This is not due to the fact that they are helping people to save money, which is an obvious benefit of using solar power.

Things to Know About a Milling Machine

Choosing a milling machine can be a mind-boggling task. There are so many different types of machine mills that it can take some serious research to find exactly the right one that will get the job done for you. One

4 Tips to Help You Improve the Efficiency of Machine Vision

If you want to make your production as efficient as possible, make sure you have the highest possible machine vision efficiency. As a matter of fact, the manufacturing speed depends on a lot of factors. One of the most important

What Is Precision Manufacturing?

Many people are wondering what exactly is precision manufacturing and what does it do. In this article we aim to explain this, as well as give a list of aspects that should be considered when choosing such a manufacturer. Manufacturers

Basic Components Of A Tissue Paper Napkin Machine

Making the surroundings hygienic is not just our responsibility but is also a requirement to keep the common contagious diseases at bay. We don’t realize the important of small things like washing hands before and after meals, brushing teeth twice

Metal Lathe Types And Their Uses

Metal lathes are machines that enable removing of material parts from a metal item with the use of an integrated cutting tool. Initially they were made for metal only, however nowadays you can find them to cut pretty much any

The Benefits of Working With the Right Manufacturer of Dispensing Machines

Today, we live in the era of technology, where automation seems to be the direction that all industries want to move in. The reasons for this trend are pretty obvious as there are great cost-cutting benefits that one can enjoy.

The Top 5 OEE Trends for 2020

2020 is just starting and this is looking like a great year for OEE. 2019 saw some great trends taking root for OEE and 2020 looks to continue that trajectory. The OEE trends for 2020 are starting off strong with

Tracking Manufacturing Downtime and Suggesting Measures to Reduce the Menace

Perhaps the only trait which separates humans with machines is the time one takes to recover from the strain, the time one takes to cool down and then quickly bounce back to being the best. This is where machines are

Machine Vision Cameras: How Can They Be Useful for Manufacturing Units?

The electronics industry is at its boom with new technologies being created every day and the most important thing about the electronics industry is that the appliances and machines are becoming smaller with each passing day. Now that the machines

Cad Technology for Jewellery Design

What is CAD? CAD is a Computer aided design software used to create jewellery items. CAD does not completely replaces traditional techniques of making masters by hand but rather used in jewellery manufacturing to cut the costs, to create masters

Mobile Manufacturing

Technology and manufacturing have traditionally been closely linked, with technological advances leading to changes in manufacturing – both in products produced in the way they are produced – and changes in manufacturing that affect technology – through making technology more

Television Technologies

CRT or tube television suited the needs of viewers for decades. Plasma and LCD came along in more recent years competing for the affections of television buyers. These newer entrants on the market offer a slim design and the ability

Metal Recycling Industry

The metal recycling company recycles more than 81.4 million tons of iron and steel, 1.8 million tons of copper, 4.5 million tons of aluminum and around 1.4 million tons of stainless steel annually. Companies involved in metal recycling transform these

Heat Exchanger Manufacturing

Heat exchangers (H exchangers) refer to devices built for effective heat transfer from one media to another. In a heat exchanger, the two media are separated by a strong wall so that they are never in direct contact. H exchangers

Laser Marking Machines

Laser marking has extensive applications in the labeling of products where it’s used to provide vital consumer information such as the price of the product among many other details. To make the marking possible, you need a marking machine. There

Modern Laser Marking Machines

The new generation of plastics, laser marking systems has driven strong demand for printing solutions in many industries. When technology has evolved to the extreme, with the invention of most modern machines and technology, it has used very honest applications

The Technology of Mobile Phone Charging

In the recent past, a number of learning institutions have conducted extensive research on how they can increase the time a battery can sustain a charge. They have invested a lot of resources to launch better battery charging and manufacturing

Laser Cutting Machines

The word laser is used as a common name, but is actually an abbreviation which stands for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. The highly concentrated light rays it produces can quickly apply energy to even a small area.

Automation – Manufacturing and Engineering

Automation is a term that refers to the use of commands and logical programming machines to replace most human activities. With the advent of computers and intelligent machines, the manufacturing process has become smart, flexible and cheaper to implement. The

Rubber Molds For Candle Making

Rubber molds for making candles have many advantages. I will explain the benefits and disadvantages of various types of rubber molds. For preliminary information, there are three materials made from rubber molds; Latex, Polyurethane and silicone. Latex is an original

Polyurethane is a Better Choice for You

Polyurethane fills the gap between plastic and rubber on a hardness scale. It is dynamic and can be used for various functions. Polyurethane products are often far more durable than plastic and rubber products. They also have better impact resistance.