IE 386 Lab 4 - Samuel and Stephanie 1. Workstation is not...

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Samuel and Stephanie 1. Workstation is not suitable because the RWL is less than the weight of the object at the origin and at the destination. a. The lifting index is greater than 1 indicating it is hazardous work for workers and could lead to lower back injuries. b. RWL at origin 16.3 2.7 LI at origin c. RWL at destination 14.5 3.0 LI at destination d. 2. Yes lifting from the side is lower risk, This task is still unacceptable because the lifting indices are above 1 a. RWL at origin 34.9313lbs and 1.2596 LI b. RWL at destination 24.6815 and 17827 LI c. Could still use redesign 3. Load is still greater than RWL 4. Redesign 3 description and brainstorming a. In our current situation our biggest weaknesses are the vertical location, the vertical travel distance multiplier, and the coupling multiplier. The goal is to obtain multipliers close to one we calculated these variables were the furthest deviants from one. i.
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This note was uploaded on 05/06/2011 for the course IE 386 taught by Professor James,b during the Spring '08 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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