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Queuing Analysis

Using Excel, solve the following:

The Dynaco Manufacturing Company produces a particular product in an assembly line operation. One of the machines on the line is a drill press that has single assembly line feeding onto it. A partially completed unit arrives at the press to be worked on every 7.5 minutes, on the average. The machine operatot can process an average of 10 parts per hour. Determine the average number of parts waiting to be worked on, the percentage of time the operator is working, and the percentage of time the machine is idle.

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Solution contains calculations of average number of parts waiting to be worked on, the percentage of time the operator is working, and the percentage of time the machine is idle.

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