🔮 Run it ’til it breaks

…is a terrible idea.  But what if there was an alternative?  What if you could predict and prevent machine shut downs?  💣

Decisions on when to conduct maintenance can’t be made in the dark. That’s why the first bullet point in this article points to data collection and data quality.

” The lack of data leads to speculations “

Reliability and availability of equipment is critical to production success. Why not take the time to measure and analyze what the data are telling you? 🤷‍♀️

👷️ How it’s made

barbell manufacture

🛠 Cool Tool

  • An app that uses AI to CountThings.  Just take a photo!
CountThings app

📚 Historical Society

  • Story of how the ubiquitous bread clip was invented.
bread clip

🎢  Tangent


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