Tag: Lean Manufacturing

Prevent mistakes with better sorting

[With a title like this, I’m certain your hands tremble with scant contained excitement…]

I’m very taken with a knock down garden cart kit that Mr. Fashion-Incubator bought. As you know, DIY construction from store bought kits can be an exercise in futility if not frustration but this garden cart kit was designed to minimize confusion in one ingenious way; namely through hardware sorting and organization:

The hardware supplied with the kit was sorted according to each step in the instructions and laminated to a piece of cardboard (above).…

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