Lead time increased 6x due to high volume of new orders and the machines on the floor weren’t able to keep up.
Installation of the form of the Kiwa KMH300A horizontal machining center to replace a vertical machining center.
- KMH300A was able to successfully cut 303,304, and 316 stainless steel.
- First two machines completely removed production delays.
- Time per part was reduced by 50%.