Archive for 3S (sweep, sort, standardize)

5S Mechanic Tool Drawer

Walters and Wolf show us a simple application of 5S in the mechanic tool drawer using FastCap’s Kaizen Foam. Very useful when needing tools and for knowing what’s missing.

Lean Kaizen Foam Carts

Lukas implements Peter’s Lean idea to standardize all the Kaizen Foam Carts and to greatly reduce the chance of damaging the product in transit.

Lean Saw Stache Clean Up

Truman comes up with a creative, yet simple way to clean up after cutting FastCap’s Saw Stache.

Lean Jobsite Van

Zack Dettmore walks Jordan Smith through his super organized construction van. Now that is a Lean van!

Kicking off the Lean Journey

The folks at Timberline Cabinetry & Millwork are kicking off their Lean journey. What is stopping you from taking the first step?

Cart 5S

Truman and Dalton improve the Cruzin Cap cart bay area adding FastCap’s EZ Stripe for standardization and FastCap’s Kaizen Foam for shine.

For more information on FastCap’s EZ-Stripe, visit our website. For more information on FastCap’s Kaizen Foam, visit our website.

FastPipe Restock Improvement

Truman shares how he reorganized the FastPipe restock area.

What does your Cubicle look like?

Mark Dvorak, of Astronics Corporation, sent us this video (his first Lean improvement video back in 2016) showing how he makes small improvements every day to his cubicle. I’m sure there will be many more!!!

Reducing Mindless Consumption

Paul Akers discusses how by 3S’ing his closet (Sweep, Sort & Standardize) he can easily find what he wants and reduces the need for buying more clothes.