Thanks to the North American Die Casting Association for giving us a possible Die Casting Process Improvement New Year's Resolution.
1. Sort: Remove all unnecessary items
2. Set in Order: Arrange items too be used
3. Shine: Clean workplace. Floors, trash, machine, etc.
4. Standardize: Simplify job and content.
5. Sustain: Maintain 5S habit
And some like to add a sixth
6.Safety: Keep Safety in mind during all these steps.