ch07 - a. T = 30 minutes, plus 5 minutes to transport C =...

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Chapter 7 Problem 2: a. D = 10 thermostats per hour T = 30 minutes = ½ hour C = 5 thermostats per container N = C DT = 5 ) 2 / 1 )( 10 ( = 1 Kanban b. N = C k SafetyStoc DT + = 5 2 ) 2 / 1 )( 10 ( + = 1.4 Kanbans Problem 4: a. D = (50 units/hour)(1 hour/60 minutes) = 0.8333 units/minute T = 30 minutes C = 20 per container N = (0.8333)(30)/10 = 2.5 containers b. As cycle time decreases, number of containers needed decreases. Problem 6:
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Unformatted text preview: a. T = 30 minutes, plus 5 minutes to transport C = 20 per container N = 5 containers S = 20% = .2(DT) 1.2(D) = (NC) / T = 5(20) / (35 = 2.86 units per minute D = 2.38 units per minute (142.86 units per hour) b. As cycle time decreases, number of containers needed also decreases. Problem 8: If time doubles, so will the number of kanbans. N = 5.5....
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This note was uploaded on 06/12/2011 for the course MNGT 368 taught by Professor Curthurds during the Spring '08 term at Nicholls State.

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