Lean Lathe

Tyler makes it hard to accidentally put the lathe in reverse. That’s called mistake-proofing or Poka-yoke.

Poka-yoke!

03.19.20 | Categories: Fix What Bugs You, Lean, Lean Fastcap, Poka-yoke

Lean CNC Z Stop

Dennis uses his wits, not his wallet to quickly adjust the CNC Z Stop.

01.23.20 | Categories: *Contains Videos, 8 Wastes, Lean, Poka-yoke

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3rd Hand Mag Door | Poka-yoke

Truman uses Poka-yoke to make sure the 3rd Hand Magnetic Dust Barrier Door station stays Lean.

10.11.18 | Categories: *Contains Videos, Lean, Lean Fastcap, Poka-yoke

Lean Production Vacuum

First Jayme, then Lyle & Jen, then Jen, then Lukas improve FastCap’s production vacuum. What a great team effort!

FastCap products used:
PowerMags
Holey FastWrap
Kaizen Foam
Fastedge
Fastcap Cover Caps

Are you making mistake almost impossible?

Check out this Lean video from the guys at Pitt Meadows Plumbing. We watched this in our morning meeting.

Making Mistakes Almost Impossible

Check out this Lean video from the guys at Pitt Meadows Plumbing. We watched this in our morning meeting.

Do you Poka-yoke?

Paul Akers discuss how at a Japan Starbucks they use Poka-yoke (process used to avoid mistakes) to make sure he gets his soy milk.

In Russian

Lean Poka Yoke

A FastCap team member discusses Poka Yoke as a Lean way to organize RocBlocs.

02.07.11 | Categories: *Contains Videos, Lean, Lean Fastcap, Poka-yoke

Poka Yoke – Process Improvement

Paul discusses the lean principle, Poka Yoke (mistake proofing), for process improvement. Now we can line up our labels perfectly each time!

01.11.11 | Categories: *Contains Videos, Lean, Lean Fastcap, Poka-yoke