Category: Prototyping

Do You Need a Prototype for a Patent?

The ideas you have are already worth solid gold in your mind. With an eye on innovation, you have conducted thorough research to ensure that your vision will succeed in the market. With a well-crafte...

Digital Fabrication Process: Tools to Get You to Your Final Product

Leveraging efficiency gains of the digital fabrication process brings some exciting and game-changing benefits to manufacturing. This computer-driven manufacturing process introduces higher accuracy ...

What Are The Benefits of Short Run Production?

Long term production runs have been the de facto manufacturing standard for centuries. Once assembly machinery has been set up and configured, the goal has always been to produce a high product volum...

Digital Fabrication Modeling: Visually Sell Your Product Before It’s Built

Specs look fine on paper, but when it comes to product proposals, nothing beats a fine-tuned, digital representation. Like any new tool, much confusion still exists around what digital fabrication me...

7 Short-run Production Process Advantages for Prototyping

While the benefits of a short-run prototype process may not seem evident initially, they are quite extensive. Typically, the production process occurs after prototype completion. Such a timeline may ...

5 Lean Manufacturing Best Practices

Lean manufacturing is a way to produce goods and materials with an emphasis on value streams and efficiency. Patterned from the Toyota Production System (TPS), this method is credited for the Japanes...