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The Importance of Both Manual and Robotic Assembly for Your Plastic Injection Molder

  • Deluxe Plastics Staff
  • General

As your trusted plastic injection molding partner, we understand the critical importance of delivering high-quality products that meet your unique needs and specifications. To achieve this, we have integrated both manual and robotic assembly processes into our operations. This combination not only enhances our productivity and efficiency but also ensures you receive the quality, flexibility, and adaptability required to meet your needs.

The Value of Manual Assembly

We value our team members and believe they bring critical qualities that automation and robots can not offer today. As humans, we have the ability to make decisions when something unexpected occurs, and we can detect nuances that robots may not pick up on. Humans can rely on instincts and “know” when something doesn’t look or feel right. Relying on experience to think and reason is a valuable asset our robots don’t have.

Our skilled workers bring dexterity, problem-solving skills, and adaptability to our assembly processes. They handle intricate tasks requiring high precision and customization, which can be challenging for robots. This is particularly important when there are variations in parts and assemblies. Manual assembly can be most practical for small to medium production volumes.

Our human inspectors are crucial in detecting subtle defects and irregularities that machines might miss. During the assembly process, manual inspections ensure each component meets the required standards, maintaining the overall quality of the final product. This level of scrutiny is vital in industries where precision and reliability are paramount, such as medical devices, automotive parts, and consumer electronics.
Additionally, our manual assembly lines can be quickly reconfigured to accommodate new products or design changes. This flexibility allows us to respond swiftly to your demands and market trends. It also enables us to incorporate customized features that cater specifically to your requirements and bring you additional value.

The Benefits of Robotic Assembly

Robotic assembly also brings value to our assembly processes and, ultimately, to you, such as unparalleled efficiency and consistency. Robots operate continuously without fatigue, maintaining a high level of precision and repeatability. This consistency is crucial in cases where even minor deviations can lead to significant issues in quality and performance. By automating repetitive and mundane tasks, robots free up our human workers to focus on more complex and value-added activities.

Robots reduce labor costs, minimize material waste, and lower the incidence of human error. These savings contribute to a more cost-effective production process, allowing us to offer you competitive pricing.

The Collaboration of Manual and Robotic Assembly

The true power of combining manual and robotic assembly lies in their complementary strengths. While robots excel in speed, precision, and endurance, humans provide the critical thinking, creativity, and adaptability needed for complex tasks. By using both, we achieve a balance that maximizes efficiency and quality. For instance, robots handle most repetitive tasks, while human workers manage quality checks, troubleshooting, and customization.

Integrating robots into our assembly line allows for a more streamlined workflow. Robots perform preliminary assembly tasks, such as part placement and fastening, preparing components for further manual processing. This division of labor enhances overall productivity, ensuring your orders are delivered on time.

The combination of human and robotic assembly promotes a culture of innovation and continuous improvement. Our human workers provide valuable insights and feedback on the performance of robotic systems, leading to iterative enhancements. This collaborative approach encourages the development of new techniques and technologies that may further optimize the assembly process.

Meeting Your Assembly Needs

As your trusted plastic injection molding partner, we are committed to delivering the highest quality products and services. By integrating both manual and robotic assembly processes, we ensure superior productivity, quality, and flexibility to meet your unique needs. This hybrid approach enhances our capabilities and allows us to tailor solutions to help you be successful. Contact us for an initial consultation on your next injection molded assembly project.

Deluxe Plastics Staff

Deluxe Plastics is a world-class injection molder that serves a variety of industries such as hygiene, appliance, industrial, and commercial. Since our inception back in 1928 we have been a family owned business that takes great pride in serving our customers. We continue to innovate and focus on quality and on-time delivery which allows us to provide superior products and services to all of our clients.

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Clintonville Location
220 Industrial Avenue
Clintonville, WI 54929
(715) 823-4200
(715) 997-7068

Medford Location
939 South Whelen Ave.
Medford, WI 54451
(715) 748-2227
(715) 748-1145




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