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Baka-yoke - definition(s)

Baka-yoke - A Japanese term for a manufacturing technique for preventing mistakes by designing the manufacturing process, equipment and tools so an operation literally cannot be performed incorrectly. In addition to preventing incorrect operation, the technique usually provides a warning signal of some sort for incorrect performance. Also see poka yoke / poke-yoke."

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Source: American Society for Quality, 07 September 2010 08:19:21, External 




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