Mr. Rogers explains SMED basics and its eight principles.
Six basic steps of SMED are:
Eight principles of SMED are:
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Read the following short papers in which the authors describe how they applied SMED on:
Shingo, S., 1985. A revolution in manufacturing: the SMED system. Productivity Press.
Ulutas, B., 2011. An Application of SMED Methodology. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Journal of Mechanical, Aerospace, Industrial, Mechatronic and Manufacturing Engineering, 5(7), pp.1194-1197.
Tharisheneprem, S., 2008, November. Achieving full fungibility and Quick Changeover by turning knobs in tape and Reel machine by applying SMED theory. In Electronic Manufacturing Technology Symposium (IEMT), 2008 33rd IEEE/CPMT International, pp. 1-5. IEEE.
Bharath, R. and Lokesh, A.C., 2008. Lead Time Reduction of Component Manufacturing Through Quick Changeover (QCO). SASTECH Journal, 7, pp.13-19.