ME 587 HOMEWORK #3
Problem 1: This is an exercise on finding the number of product variations to maximize
profits, similar to the one analyzed in Chapter 5 of the coursepack.
Dishes and Silverware Company (D&S) tries to decide on the number of variations
Course Announcement: GLOBAL MANUFACTURING
What should manufacturing enterprises do to succeed in the 21st Century? The graduatelevel course Global Manufacturing elaborates on this topic. The three main units of
Assume that the reliability of all the machines is 100%
Assume there need NO time to reconfigure the system from
manufacturing a product to another
ME 587 F09: HW4 SOLUTION
Make sure they show the parts per shift and the tools per shift for all the cutting speeds.
Otherwise -0.5 points for each omission.
Cutting tool can pick up where last one left off
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