Quality Video

Special Report: Hazardous Substance Process Management—Intro

www.iecq.org/hazardous/solution.htm  

 

An introduction to an upcoming documentary series by Quality Digest on ROHS and other e-waste directives and initiatives. The intro mentions the six substances limited by ROHS and some of the legal ramifications. It also introduces QC 080000 as a specification that can help companies meet the requirements of ROHS and related standards.

 

Quality Road Show with Mike Micklewright: Norfield Industries—Part 2

Mike Micklewright visits Norfield Industries in Chico, California, in this second episode of the series, Dan Bird of Norfield shows Micklewright how a small manufacturer can implement lean.

 

This episodes will demonstrate efficiencies gained through:

A pass-through oven

Fixturing 

Shadow boards that also function as go/no-go gauges

Kanban racks

 

We'd like to thank Norfield Industries for taking the time meet with us.

 

Intertek

Intertek is a leading international provider of quality and safety services to a wide range of global and local industries.    Intertek has an extensive network of laboratories and offices and more than 24,000 people in more than 110 countries around the world. 

 

www.intertek.com

Quality Road Show with Mike Micklewright: Norfield Industries—Part 1

Mike Micklewright visits Norfield Industries in Chico, California, in this first episode of the series. Norfield is a manufacturer of fabricating equipment for prehung doors.

 

Dan Bird of Norfield shows Micklewright how a small manufacturer can implement lean. This episodes will demonstrate:

Set-up reduction

Quick changeover

One-piece workflow

Shadow boards

Work-cell management.

 

We'd like to thank Norfield Industries for taking the time meet with us.

Technorazzi: CPM Labs--Surface Roughness

In this episode, Craig Howell, owner and president of CPM Labs, talks about handheld profilometers (surface roughness).

  • Set-up/Calibration
  • Taking a measurement
  • Taking care of the instrument

 

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Technorazzi: CPM Labs--Gauge Blocks

In this episode, Craig Howell, owner and president of CPM Labs, talks about gauge blocks.

What are they made of?

What shapes do they come in?

How to wring gauge blocks.

Special: Effect of temperature on dimensional measurement.

 

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Viewpoint: Mike Micklewright

Commentary by Mike Micklewright.

ISO 9001:2008 doesn't go far enough.

Technorazzi: CPM Labs--More On Dial Indicators

In this episode, Craig Howell, owner and president of CPM Labs, goes into more detail on dial travel indicators. Also, an example of using a dial travel indicator to measure multiple features on a part.

 

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Viewpoint: Anthony Porter

So much for brand loyalty.

 

Commentary by Anthony Peyton Porter

 

What happens when a famous camera manufacturer loses sight of what's important to its customers. Anthony tells his story.

Mark-10 Force/Torque Measurement
This video is a description of the Mark-10 company and its force- and torque-measurement products.