Faster, Better, Smarter: How to Use 3D Printing to Optimize Your Production Line
How can you take ‘going lean’ to the next level with additive manufacturing? It’s all about finding the unsung heroes in your production line. This short paper provides a quick guide to using 3D printing for production aids, tools, and fixtures — where to start, what to look out for, and what to do next.
What you will learn
- How to look beyond lean thinking to find new avenues for improvement
- How 3D printing tools and fixtures can immediately impact productivity
- Why additive manufacturing is ideal for your production line
- How to identify the right parts for 3D printing
- The questions to ask yourself in your search for the 'unsung heroes'
- The general benefits of adopting additive manufacturing