Blade tips with burrs, Mechanical Engineering

Industrial had been producing various types of medical products. One of the manufacture lines is Blade Department. Recently we had received a complained from Headquarter regarding Blade product had quality issue. It was a major hit in term of marketing and trust of company's business wise. Top management had decided engineering department has to step up to resolve this issue to minimize the impact toward consumers and reputation of company's brand. 

A study group was formed to study on how to solve and eliminate this issue. The main goal for this project is to eliminate customer complaint and maintain quality of the Blade. There was a recent complaint by a customer (doctor) that a patient was infected after the ear surgery. Upon investigation, it was found that some small metal particles leftover inside the ear of the patient was the causes of the infection.

Feedback from the customer is that, this is the cause of our blades having burrs visible at the blade tips. These burrs can only be visible seen under the microscope. Upon receiving the complaint samples, we investigate the root cause was due to the tips grinding process which generate the burrs and the brushing process after tips grinding did not manage to fully remove the burrs.

Study group had concluded that by implementing sandblasting method to de-burr the burrs on the blade tips are the one-stop solution. This project will involve sandblasting and project management. I'm involving in overall process KAIZEN and assure Blade cutting quality is maintained.

Posted Date: 2/18/2013 1:58:38 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Blade tips with burrs, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Blade tips with burrs, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Blade tips with burrs Discussions

Write discussion on Blade tips with burrs
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions

Theory of Constraints: Goldratt's theory of constraint has attracted the attention of several practioners in the industry. His concept of goal, constraint, and throughput, cri

Joule's Law and Enthalpy - Thermodynamics: Joule ' s Law Joules law experiment is based on the constant volume process, and it state that I.E. of perfect gas is a fun

A perfect gas flows through a nozzle when it expends in a reversible adiabatic manner, the inlet conditions are 22 bar,, 500 o c, 38 m/s. At exit the pressure is 2 bar. Evaluate th

#queConsider laminar flow in a circular tubewith a fully developed velocity profile.Let the heat be added at a constant rate along the tube from x+ =0 to x+ =0.10 . Thereafter ,

how to adjust the motorcycle clutch play

a circle of 40mm roll on horizontal line.draw the curve traced out by the point for 1 complete revolution.the point is vertically above centre of circle

Stainless Steel Electrodes A variety of stainless steel electrodes are now being manufactured to produce weld metal similar to composition of most base metals. However, the analy

Sentiment analysis is a subfield of NLP concerned with the determination of opinion and subjectivity in a text, which has application in the analysis of online product reviews, rec

The turbine rotor of ship of mass 6000Kg has a r of Gyration 50cm. It moves at speed of 1820rpm clockwise when looking from the rear. Evaluate the effects set up:- 1) If the shi