Lightning Time Savers, located in Nicholasville, KY, specializes in all areas of quick die change engineering, consulting, and hardware. We provide in-house motivational, technical and training seminars on how to get your quick die change project started using the team concept. The engineering department can provide all the engineering, technical assistance, and project coordination your project requires from start to finish.
We also carry a complete line of hardware (featuring the Original Patented "Half-Turn"Mechanical Die Clamp) including custom ball-roller tables, die carts, die lifters, and die racks to effectively reduce your hit-to-hit time on dies and molds up to 120,000lbs.
Gary Zunker, President of Lightning Time Savers, conducts Quick Change seminars in the U.S. and Canada sponsored by PMA. He addressed the World Conference on JIT in London, England (Oct. 1987) on the topic of die handling. He is the author of Retrofitting for Quick Die Change in America and A Supplement to Retrofitting for Quick Die Change in America, published by Fabricators and Manufactures Association.
* Mr. Zunker received the 1986 "Fabricator of the Year" award from the Fabricators and Manufacturers Association (FMA) for his work designing a new die cart.
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