Implement Error-Proofing Manufacturing

How to Implement Error-Proofing Manufacturing

Minor fastening errors can quickly blossom into big problems. Over- or under-tightening can cause the fastener or assembly to fail under stress, either immediately or later. When a fastener fails, it can have serious repercussions, including overloading other parts and creating a cascading failure or rattling free in a moving assembly like an engine. As…

Read more
Torque Tools for Medical Device Manufacturing

Optimizing Complex Medical Device Manufacturing with a DC Torque Control System

An innovative world leader in medical devices manufacturing was ramping up production on a new ultrasound instrument but was struggling to optimize their new manufacturing process. Building this new piece of equipment involved a variety of different torque requirements. In the initial assembly, workers were using seven different drivers due to the various specs of the electronic and mechanical…

Read more