x OEE in long-run milling process

Q: We are tool & die maker for  the automotive industry. Overall each die will take 20 to 35 days (based on size) to complete. Depending on the shape (contour) of the die, the process is done manually or auto mode. The mode depend on our CAD/CAM capability to do the programming.

How do we calculate OEE in our milling process?

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x How to set Availability Definitions (1)

Q: What are the time effects of the situations below to the availability and OEE calculation?

  1. Excise tax checking time (60 per shipment)
  2. Machine cleaning time for the quality of product. (10 min every hr.)
  3. External factory Electrical failure time. (uncontrollable)

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