You need to build a part, use lean manufacturing, and satisfy complex quality and safety concerns.  No problem.  Just start with a 3D printing device.  After watching this process, I am convinced that the next generation of DFSS process will include these machines.  It fits all the parameters for lean manufacturing including reducing scrap for very detailed and normally inefficient processes.  If your business is looking for such a solution, review this article to see if 3D printing will solve your problem.

Article Link:  http://archive.freep.com/article/20140713/COL14/307130065/oak-ridge-national-labs-and-3d-printing

Gary Kapanowski – Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt – Excelsior

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