TITLE

Fast--and successful--implementation of an injection molding cell

AUTHOR(S)
Nuzzie, Lewis; Conrad, Michael
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Mar1998, Vol. 110 Issue 3, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes Textron Automotive Co.'s use of co-sourcing in its implementation of a plastics injection molding cell. Installation by Cincinnati Milacron Plastics Technologies Group; Considerations in the productivity of an injection molding machine; Selection of potential vendors; Offer from Milacron. INSETS: On site.;description of Milacron Vista molding machines.
ACCESSION #
378926

 

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