Analyzes the operation of a saw chain manufacturing line to determine if a buffer would significantly enhance effectiveness. The data is used to extrapolate to a more complex saw chain manufacturing line to determine the possible effectiveness of buffers
Grindle, Dana; Turgeon, Elizabeth; and Stratton, Bud, "A Study of a Paced Sequential Transfer Line Process and the Effects of Introducing Buffers" (1996). Engineering and Technology Management Student Projects. 1752.