The significance of the change of format of production machines: One factor to take into account

Autores UPV
Revista 3C Tecnología


One of the important activities that make up the production process is the change of format (also called changing helpful). The change of tooling can be defined as the set of operations that are performed on production equipment, to prepare them and to produce the new product that is going to enter the new productive phase. This activity should be carried out and monitored under the parameters of efficiency, effectiveness and with the minimum cost, introducing in this article the significance of these operations.