Forced Deterioration Archive

Autonomous Maintenance Step 2

AM Step 2: Countermeasures for SOCs & HTAs Objective:  Countermeasures for SOCs and HTAs Stated in other Words: Prevent causes of dust, dirt, and leakage Improve places which are difficult to clean, inspect, and lubricate Reduce time required for cleaning, inspection, and lubrication AM Step 2 Sub-sections Step 2

Zero Breakdown Activities

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PM Element 2. Zero Breakdown Activities The biggest challenge during the TPM implementation is to change the tradesmen mind set from the reactive approach (firemen) to a proactive approach (machine physician). The first step is to explain that a repair does not finish when they fix the machine, but

Chapter 6. Planned (Effective) Maintenance. Part 2

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4. Carrying out Effective Maintenance 4.1 The Structure of Equipment Maintenance Equipment maintenance can be defined as preventing machines from breaking down by selecting what type of maintenance should be used on which parts of which machines, formulating maintenance standards, and then systematically maintaining and controlling the machines in

What is a Breakdown?

The unexpected stoppage of a equipment where a part is required or a repair over 10 min is required to restore machine functionality. Examples (Breakdowns): Seized cam replaced (25 min); Suction cup replaced (5 min); Broken cylinder replaced (35 min) Examples (Non-Breakdowns): Guide rail adjusted (10 min) Knife jam