Working with adhesive sprays can be confusing and also very messy. These sprays can be used to glue pieces of plywood together. It is important that the spray tip has no obstructions since this can cause many problems. The adhesive sprays should be used at room temperature in a well ventilated area. Keep a good distance between you and the surface to avoid extended drying times. Hold the spray can vertically instead of horizontally.
Fishfinders operate using sonar technology. Sonar technology uses sound waves to locate objectes underwater. The fishfinder works by sending out a sound wave into the water in a cone shape. If something is located inside this beam of sound a signal is sent back to the fishfinder. By calculating the amount of time between when the sound wave is sent out and when the signal is heard, you can measure how far the object is from your boat.
Lean manufacturing is a practice of production that uses only the resources required for production to eliminate waste. Waste refers to any activity that does not benefit the outcome of the final product. Examples of waste include waiting time, inventory, processing, and over-production. The goal of lean manufacturing is to produce more efficiency by optimizing work flow. By eliminating wastes costs are reduced and quality is improved. The outcome is a better product for a lower cost.
Danaher is a leader in the technology field that designs and manufactures new and advanced products to various clients around the globe. Their products cover the most demanding applications internationally and create endless possibilities for their users. The idea for the company was created on a fishing trip on the Danaher River in Montana. The founders wanted to create a manufacturing company that was focused on customer satisfaction.
Waterless hand soaps are available for hand washing in a gel or foam form. These hand washes allow you to wash your hands using an alcohol based product without any water. The gel dries faster than the foam and irritates and dries the skin less. After making contact with your hands for 15 seconds either of these products can destroy 99.9% of germs. These products are very convenient when soap and water are unavailable such as during camping, fishing, or traveling.
A phonocardiograph is an electroacoustic machine that helps record the sounds and murmurs of the heart. There is little noise and distortion and you can audio monitor with the built-in speaker. Operating a phonocardiograph is very simple. You place the electronic sensor onto the patient’s chest. The selectors then have to be adjusted depending on what pitch and intensity the user desires. The sounds of the heart will be played through the built-in speaker.
Looking forward to connecting with broader manufacturing community at APICS 2009, Oct 4-6.
We’ll have a demo pod for Oracle MOC and some speaking slots so looks like an exciting event.
My schedule – arriving on Sunday evening, leaving on Tuesday night.