Job setups for a machine tool impact productivity, with the machine out of production while the operator sets up the new job. Probing solution automate the job setup, reducing downtime and improving process repeatability.
With the advent of lean manufacturing, where several job changes can occur in a single day, setup time reduction is critical to productivity and operating profits.
DeTechSol is one of only ten Renishaw Distributor Integrators (RDIs) in North America.
As an RDI we:
Customer Problem: Some of the machines at Synthes were not equipped with tool touch and part probes, an essential in minimizing scrap due to broken tools and reduce setup time.
DeTechSol Solution: DeTechSol implemented 11 Renishaw probing solutions at a Synthes medical devices manufacturing facility so all their machines were equally productive.