Injury and hefty fines are results of inadequate preventative measures. OSHA fines have risen by more than 80% in recent years. Whether it’s a machine guard or visual barrier, the application needs to fit your workforce and your processes. It must accommodate maintenance and repairs, integrate safety components, and meet all OSHA requirements.
With 80/20 you’ll have access to a wide range of products for the best workstation to accommodate your specific application. Integrate bins for storage and organization or add pivot joints to mount adjustable computer monitors! Create a workstation that can easily mount motorized lifts to support ergonomic initiatives. The T-slot allows you to create a pressure manifold, so a single hose can pressurize an entire frame.
Well-executed lean initiatives can improve lead times and cut quality costs by half, increase productivity by as much as 30%, and reduce inventories up to 50%. Custom workstations are a way to assist with your lean strategy; they put the required materials and resources at the operator’s fingertips. Lean workstations are strategically designed to create a space optimized for minimal wasted motion and effort.
Did you know that aluminum acts as a conductor, meaning workstations built with 80/20 profiles can be grounded to channel an electrical current? This is important for electronics assembly, repairs, production, and testing where static electricity will have a negative impact. Use aluminum profiles and our ESD panel to ground the charge and dissipate static.
PennAir Aluminum Extrusion provides 80/20 aluminum profiles. or bars, that have channels used to connect other bars and parts – for instance: panels, linear bearings, or casters. It is a building system anyone can use to create custom solutions for any industry.
Build your solutions with simple hand tools — no welding required. T-slot profiles are strong and modular, so if you need to make changes it’s not a problem. Adjustments and assembly are straightforward and fast. Here are some basic assembly instructions for common parts.
From planning and design to fabrication and installation, PennAir helps create a customized solution designed to meet your extrusion needs. Our specialists have experience with design software, and access to the latest file resources and educational information.
Aluminum Extrusion Division Manager
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