In the manufacture of appliances, improved technology is being installed in major production tasks. Sheet-metal ... These components are produced at high speeds with a minimum of manual handling. ... semiautomatic line that includes an automatic destacker (which 4James Stevens, aquot;A New Cabinet Line Pays off for Maytag, aquot; Appliance, February 1976, pp. 34-35. 5aquot;Robots ... At the same time, a tray of parts is positioned so that only the proper component is accessible to the operator.
|Title||:||Technology and labor in four industries|
|Author||:||United States. Bureau of Labor Statistics|