• The objective is to create continuous flow. Ideally, the product flow continuously all the way through value streams. or basically changing the system from push to pull.
    the problem is finding the takt time. and if I calculate 2 takt times based on the processing time, then which one would I use in the pace maker?
    what exactly would I have in…[Read more]

  • Thank you again John.I just did not understand the rule of thumb that you mentioned. would you please explain it more clear? I really appreciate it.I don’t have much time to do research on BPM, but I will keep that in mind for my other projects( thanks for the advice).I actually have the current state map of the production line and collected all…[Read more]

  • Thank you John for your reply, I really appreciate it.
    I’m not sure if im getting this right.
    what you are suggesting is that i’ll have my product family based on the processing time, and calculate 2 different takt times?how would i be able to calculate the takt time based on processing time?Thank you.