Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Everything in it's Shadow

In 5S there is a saying  "A place for everything and everything in it's place." 5S is a technique that results in a well-organized workplace complete with visual controls and order. 5S produces an environment that’s clean, uncluttered, safe and organized. People become empowered, engaged and spirited.

A shadow board is a device used in the straightening phase of 5S to organize tools and materials. It contains outlines of designated tools to show where they should be stored. Here is an example of the shadow boarding technique from FastCap.





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1 comment:

  1. I do enjoy his videos. He exudes natural joy

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