Collection of instrument panels

Tearing instrument panels off. Development of tearing tool

Outline of device and working method

Present (J shape hook)

Present (J shape hook)

Problems

  • Frequent tearing is necessary.
    (Hook easily comes off.)
  • ASG (Acrylonitrile Styrene Glass) base material is cracked and collection is difficult.

Improvement (X shape hook)

Improvement (X shape hook)

Improvements

  • X shape hook.
    (The hook is tightened as it is pulled up to firmly hold the panel.)

Effect

Effect

  • Reduction of tearing frequency by 60% in average.
  • Reduction of working time by 30% in average.
  • Tearing-off of ASG base material is also possible.
Dismantling Technologies