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Engineering Analysis Problem – Answer

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Below are the answers for the Engineering Analysis Problem we posted last week. Stress Fracture caused by bending and rotation (Beach Marks) Sheer failure caused by bending and torsion. Abrasive wear around the circumference caused by debris of failure 2. Tensile failure caused by [...]

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Engineering Analysis Problem

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As part of our problem solving training course we sometimes get asked to evaluate machinery and processes. This is to establish the root cause of the failure which sometimes involves some interesting investigational work. Take a look at this problem which we recently came across and see if you can establish some details about what happened [...]

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KCTS Resource Issue 8 – May 2010

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We have just released the May Issue of the KCTS Resource: This month we’ll be delving in to the benefits of implementing Focused Improvement into your factory. We’ll be taking a look at our M.I.C.K system, from its conception as an idea back in 2006, and how it has benefitted both KCTS and our clients by [...]

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100 Day Planning

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On Friday, Instructor Course 13 came to an end in Shanghai, but for the Delegates who attended the course it is by no means the end of their journey.

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Instructor Course Diary

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We are currently running Instructor Course 13 with our client out in China. So we thought we would give you a bit of an insight into how a White Cap would spend a day on the course.

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Meet M.I.C.K

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We have recently sold one of our M.I.C.K kits to a client in Finland, and thought it would be a great opportunity to tell you a bit more about the Kit and how it could help you in your factory.

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Ask Us a Question

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We recently had a number of people sending in questions through our free ‘Ask Us a Question’ service, so this is a good opportunity to remind everyone of exactly what this is;

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Tree Frog Line Focus

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We are now running a Free 90 day promotional period for our KCTS Tree Frog Line Focus OEE Software. This software has been developed to be flexible and enable manufacturing sites to adapt the KCTS Tree Frog Loss and Waste system as they develop and improve their manufacturing operations.

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