What is  Cycle Time &  Takt Time?

Cycle time is the time taken to produce a product using different processes. Actually it is a max time taking process time.

Takt time is defined as the required time to produce one unit as per customer demand. It sets the rate of production to match the rate of customer demand

Takt Time

Benefits :

Takt time stabilize the system & control  overproduction.


When operators work as per takt time, their output increases.

Benefits :

Takt time helps the process designers to make line balancing.

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