Category: Design

5S Practices in Manufacturing: How Lean Principles Save Time and Money

As you research the advantages of lean manufacturing principles, the term “5S” will appear. The 5S practices in manufacturing is a collection of protocols that serve to reduce time and waste in m...

3 Agile Manufacturing Principles for Building a Successful Product Development Strategy

Maintaining a high level of quality and service throughout your design and manufacturing processes is necessary to keep customers happy. Improvements in your agility, in particular your responsivenes...

Rapid Prototyping Pros and Cons: Keeping Quality in the Forefront

The attractions and benefits of using rapid prototyping as a foundational element of product development are self-evident. A well-designed CAD rendering of a product can be quickly converted into a p...

What is the Industrial Design Process?

Fine-tuning your understanding of the industrial design process and how it ties into your product development strategies is crucial. Unfortunately, some of the finer details that go into creating prod...

Rapid Prototyping Techniques Bring Your Product to Life

Imagine you have the purest of visions laid out before your eyes. Your CAD software indicates that all of the measurements and specifications that you have painstakingly calculated are 100% firm. Thi...

Low-Pressure Urethane Casting vs Injection Molding

Both urethane casting and injection molding are great tools when a creator is working with a plastic design as they allow for rapid creation with a significant amount of detail. These tools aren’t ...