Lean Manufacturing Pallet Pool

Carolina Resource Corp. (“CRC”) continues their strategy of investing in new equipment and technology to support increasing requirements of its customers.  CRC is installing a new Okuma MB4000H Horizontal Machining Center with an Automated Pallet Pool System.

The MB4000H with a 22” x 22” x 25” work cube, 15,000 rpms, Full 4th axis, Robot Loaded Matrix Tool Magazine (146 tools), part probing, tool probing, and through the spindle coolant will put many of our customers repeat parts in an automated pallet system.

The Automated Pallet System allows multiple parts to always be setup, with the required tools loaded in the machine, ready to run. Just in time manufacturing becomes reality for batch sizes as low as one.

Pallet Pool

Based out of Youngsville North Carolina and located closely to the Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill areas, Carolina Resource Corp. provides Contract Manufacturing and Design to Manufacture services to the Aerospace, Automotive, Medical, Consumer, Recreational Sports, Work Holding, Food Service, Environmental, and Naval Industries.

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