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Manufacturing Processes and Materials Fifth Edition
This book covers the basic processes, materials, and machinery used in the job shop, toolroom, or small manufacturing facility. At the same time, it describes advanced equipment used in larger production environments. The reader is given a thorough review of metals, composites, plastics, and other engineering materials, including their physical properties, testing, treatment, and suitability for use in manufacturing.
Additive Manufacturing Technologies Second Edition
This book covers in detail the various aspects of joining materials to form parts. A conceptual overview of rapid prototyping and layered manufacturing is given, beginning with the fundamentals so that readers can get up to speed quickly.
Design for Advanced Manufacturing
This comprehensive resource features contributions from a host of international manufacturing and design experts. Readers will find detailed and clearly written explanations of the entire range of advanced manufacturing processes and technologies as well as practical instructions and technical guidance. More than this, the book also includes hard-to-find technical guidance and application information that can be used on the job to apply these cutting-edge processes and technologies in a real-world setting.
Lean Thinking: Banish Waste and Create Wealth in Your Corporation Revised Edition
Expanded, updated, and more relevant than ever, this bestselling business classic by two internationally renowned management analysts describes a business system for the twenty-first century that supersedes the mass production system of Ford, the financial control system of Sloan, and the strategic system of Welch and GE. It is based on the Toyota (lean) model, which combines operational excellence with value-based strategies to produce steady growth through a wide range of economic conditions.
The GDandT Hierarchy Pocket Guide
Here is the Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing Pocket Guide you have been waiting for. All illustrations are in full color. By using solid models of real parts, 3D illustrations of datums and geometric tolerance zones, and extensive use of color it was possible to create a handy guide that clearly explains the meaning of GD&T.