Tag Archives: Manufacturing 4.0

FasTest Drives Lean Practices in Leak Testing Fuel Rails

New Connection Verification™ Technology Eliminates Testing Waste

Minneapolis, MN— September 12, 2018—FasTest, Inc. has partnered with a US-based vehicle component manufacturer to help maximize production output of their fuel rail production process. Before working with FasTest, the manufacturer’s leak testing process was prone to placement errors throughout the testing process, leading to a high number of false failures that caused significant re-test time. That re-test time cost the manufacturer approximately $90,000 per year! read more

FasTest Integrates Connection VerificationTM into Medical Leak Test Connector

ME01 with Connection Verification Reduces Product Scrap Caused by False Failures

Minneapolis, MN— April 23, 2018—FasTest, Inc. has integrated the latest generation of its Connection VerificationTM technology into their ME Series quick connectors used for leak testing of medical devices. FasTest’s Connection Verification technology utilizes sensors to monitor connection status and automatically signal to operators, through LED lights, when a successful connection has been made. By verifying the connections prior to starting a leak test, operators are able to eliminate waste and product scrap caused by false failures, and ensure quality throughout the leak testing process. The newest generation of Connection Verification allows customers to choose between three different output options – NPN, PNP and Analog – for seamless integration into their automated, semi-automated or manual leak test processes. read more

FasTest Introduces Third Generation of Connection Verification Technology

SMART FE & FI Quick Connectors Drive Efficiency & Quality in Leak Testing

Minneapolis, MN—January 17, 2018—FasTest, Inc. introduces the latest generation of its Connection Verification TM technology for the industry leading FE Series and FI Series test connection tools for leak testing. SMART FE and FI test connectors utilize sensors to monitor connection status and automatically signal to operators, through LED lights, when a successful connection has been made. By verifying the connections prior to starting a leak test, operators are able to eliminate waste caused by false failures and ensure quality throughout the leak testing process. The newest generation of SMART FE and FI connectors also allows customers to choose between three different output options – NPN, PNP and Analog – for seamless integration into their automated, semi-automated or manual leak test processes read more

FasTest Promotes Dustin Sirny as New Director of Advanced Technologies & Markets

Minneapolis, MN—January 15, 2018—FasTest, Inc. announces that Dustin Sirny has been promoted from Product Manager to the Director of Advanced Technologies & Markets, effective immediately. Sirny will be responsible for leading FasTest’s charge towards Industry 4.0 and exploring new markets and technologies throughout the world.

As a part of his new position, Sirny has permanently joined FasTest’s Leadership Team to bring greater visibility to the company’s advanced technologies initiatives. “Over the past three years, Dustin has driven significant progress with our SMART technologies, which are instrumental to our company’s success,” said Gary Rychley, President of FasTest. “We look forward to delivering many more new technologies to our customers moving forward.” read more