Counting parts with scales is not rocket science. But getting the accuracy in the count done efficiently is a challenge akin to a moonshot if you are the person that has to resolve the piece count discrepancy paperwork…
Principle and benefits of piece counting with a scale
Application areas of piece counting solutions
Challenges associated with counting
Solutions and best practices
The second webinar Smart Weighing Solutions for Lean Production will show you how to minimize waste using accurate scale based counting systems and Statistical Quality Control.
The first half is a nice review of Mettler’s own lean journey in manufacturing.
The second half has a number of case studies regarding parts, shops, and customers like ours. We see on time delivery and significant reduction in stock inventories as the primary advantages of using such systems. Plus you will save time and money.
We relied on Mettler technology in the labs that I worked in.
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Find a better weigh… Mettler Toledo offers two free, on demand webinars that will help you understand (and resolve) the issues of using scales to accurately count component parts.