3. Using Location Viewer to Manipulate Locations in Database
Use Location Viewer work instruction WCS5 RIA - Location Viewer
The example below shows how to take multiple locations for a single carousel shelf, shelf 3, and leave only one.
This one location cell_size and pref_code are changed to reflect physical size.
The example also shows how to set the shelf level to match the desired light tree display that will turn on for shelf.
For example if the shelf is at the bottom of the carousel bin and is tall enough to span four light tree displays, making the shelf 1 will turn on light tree display 1. For operator productivity, it is better to use a light tree display that is near the middle of the entire opening, let's say display 3. Make the shelf, in the database, 3 will turn on display 3 during carousel transactions.
A. Delete all locations in the target carousel carrier.
B. Leave only one location that is for shelf 3. This will make the 3rd light tree display turn on during a pick or putaway.
C. Enter the part_number for the location
D. Flag the location Yes for dedicated.
E. Set the max_cell_quantity
F. Change the cell_size to H
G. Change the pref_code to 1
4. Using Part Browse
Use Part Browse work instructions WCS5 RIA - Part Browse
A. Change the cell_size to H
B. Change the pref_code to 1
C. Set the max_cell_quantity
D. Set the max zone quantity
E. Set storage_rule to F for FIFO
5. Perform Hot Putaway by Part
Use work instructions Hot Putaway by Part Hot Putaway - Part to putaway the desired quantity.