Prototyping

Software, Services

3D Printing Software and Service target medical industry.

December 10, 2014

Incorporating Mimics® Innovation Suite software, 3D Printing services for anatomical models, training, and consultation, Materialise Hospital Solution will assist with making 3D Printing in hospitals safe and accessible, and enable clinicians to address unique needs of each patient. Software and models can be used to explain patient's condition to families, assist in diagnosing complex pathologies, enable review of plan with surgical team, and support testing of procedure before going to bedside. Read More

Services

Sheet Metal Fabrication expands capabilities via press brake.

September 26, 2014

Sheet metal fabrication services make use of SafanDarley E-Brake (electronic, non-hydraulic press brake) for bending and folding of multi-bend metal parts. Machine accommodates parts up to 14 ft long and is designed to reduce crown, allowing straighter bending of longer parts without adjusting for crown. Accuracy helps reduce number of required sample parts, while abilities also contribute to meeting and maintaining customer print tolerances faster and for extended periods. Read More

Services

Prototyping Program offers die cut parts from flexible materials.

May 12, 2014

Die Cut Parts Prototyping program lets designers and engineers move from product development and prototyping to manufacturing production quantities. Die cut part prototypes, samples for testing, and pre-production runs can be produced from various flexible materials – foams, rubber, silicone, sponge, plastics, fabrics, felts, textiles, and tapes – up to 1 in. thick. Prototyped parts made out of flexible materials may include gaskets, seals, guards, dampeners, and protective packaging. Read More

Services

Virtual Prototyping Tool conserves time and effort.

August 9, 2012

Performing diagnostic, real-world simulations that address variables, Opti-Sim lets PET packagers anticipate bottle concept's impact on engineering, operations, and marketing. Predictive analysis simulates variables such as top load and vacuum, light weight options, wall thicknesses, geometries, and more. Applicable to new and existing designs, process accelerates time-to-market, decreases tooling and prototyping investment, and promotes sustainability. Read More

Services

NPI Global Prototyping Service focuses on entire cycle.

July 16, 2012

With concept to product model, Genesis supports NPI needs of XTech, TripleE, and Purcell customers by delivering prototypes in required time frame and location. Service includes review of designs and manufacturing processes, with focus on production to ensure product will meet long-term requirements. After prototyping, service focuses on transition into production. Custom prototypes for front panels, extrusions, and enclosures are available in under 2 weeks. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Fasteners & Hardware, Services

Rapid Prototyping is offered for leadscrews, rails, actuators.

June 27, 2012

Rapid Prototype Services are available for Kerk® brand leadscrew assemblies, spline and guide rails, as well as RGS® and ScrewRail® linear actuators. Qualifying engineering programs can have production-quality prototypes of custom configurations as soon as one week from design release, including assemblies with Kerkite® high-performance composite polymers and Kerkote® TFE coating. All Kerk brand products are maintenance-free and require no adjustment or lubrication. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Services

Rapid Prototyping Services include 3D printing.

May 14, 2012

Utilizing 3D printer (Fortus 250) to produce ABS prototype parts, rapid prototyping service can benefit from validation of new product design concepts prior to manufacturing. Resulting 3D prototypes can identify possible flaws early in prototyping process, saving time and investment for customers. ABS prototype parts can be created that exhibit as much as 80% strength of traditional plastic injection parts. Read More

Services

Prototyping Service delivers die cut parts in 2-5 days.

February 17, 2012

Utilizing automated digital dieless cutting machines, Prototype Die Cut Parts Service can supply parts with tolerances to ±0.005 in., depending upon material and size. Parts can be produced from 1 in.² up to 60 x 120 in. with virtually any geometry, including narrow cross sections and close hole spacing. Using non-metallic materials, service can produce filters, breather vents, frits, filtration support media, membrane supports, and gaskets. Read More

Services

Rapid Fastener Prototyping offers production-ready checks.

November 10, 2011

Fastener Express offers end-to-end concept that allows complex fastener components and precision parts to be developed as prototypes and manufactured later in large volumes as production-ready parts. Production Ready check determines whether subsequent production-ready part will be turned or molded, Direct Acceptance process eliminates typical request delay times, and simultaneous transformation of 3D CAD data into physical products eliminates tooling design and procurement steps. Read More

Services

Prototyping Service helps determine if rubber will enhance designs.

July 25, 2011

With Prototyping Service, users can learn if rubber is best solution for components in critical applications and test designs and ideas in actual working environments before investing in production molds and tooling. Service assists customers with product development and selection of appropriate polymers, materials, and rubber formulation. Prototypes can be completed in 5-25 working days, depending on part complexity. Read More

Services

Product Introduction Service oversees manufacture of prototypes.

June 15, 2011

As part of SenDEC New Product Introduction Service, NPI team leverages design, engineering, and manufacturing expertise as well as specialized equipment to deliver prototypes to customers. NPI capabilities include PCB layout, BOM scrubbing, documentation verification, material management, rapid prototyping, testing, and pilot/production/pre-production builds. Design for Excellence review provides feedback on ways to speed time to production, ensure reliability, and minimize total lifestyle costs. Read More

Services

Rapid CNC Machining Service allows threaded hole specification.

March 31, 2011

QuickCutCNC(TM) provides engineers with CNC machined parts in less than 5 business days, with material options ranging from aluminum to 30+ types of plastic. After design is submitted and processed, resulting online interactive quote lets customer instantly select or decline threading from list of options for each individual hole (if present) based on size. Machined parts serve as functional prototypes since they are constructed from actual production-grade materials. Read More

Services

Rapid CNC Machining Service provides parts in less than 5 days.

September 3, 2010

With QuickCutCNC(TM) Service, users can upload 3D CAD files to Quickparts website, select parameters of project, and submit quote. Customers will typically receive custom, binding quote for uploaded designs within 24 hours. Machined parts serve as functional prototypes since they are constructed from actual production grade plastics, unlike photopolymers or powder based materials used in traditional additive rapid prototyping processes. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Materials & Material Processing, Services

Stereolithography Material suits rapid prototyping applications.

August 12, 2010

Based on existing high-impact DMX-SL material, Somos NeXt Stereolithography resin facilitates production of tough, complex parts with moisture resistance and optimized thermal properties. Parts produced from Somos NeXt material are also resistant to breakage and are suitable for use in functional testing applications as well as prototyping applications in aerospace, automotive, consumer products, and electronics markets. Read More

Packaging Equipment, Services

Induction Cap Sealer targets pharmaceutical industry.

May 19, 2010

Responsible for creating foil seal found beneath cap of many pharmaceuticals, Induction Cap Sealer requires no active cooling. System utilizes controlled heat management and incorporates heat pipes to counteract large amounts of heat that is inherently produced by induction heat equipment. Read More

Services

Stereolithography Material offers high elongation capability.

June 30, 2009

Accura® Xtreme Plastic is suited for wide range of prototyping and manufacturing applications including tough enclosures, snap fit assemblies, consumer electronic components, and alternatives for CNC machined parts. It features high impact strength of 0.45 J/cm which combined with elongation at break of up to 22 percent. Read More

Services

Dip Molding Service delivers prototypes in short time.

October 27, 2006

Dip-molding service enables prototypes to be developed for caps, plugs, and handgrip applications, per customer specified materials, lengths, and thicknesses. Flexible PVC materials are offered in range of surface textures including foam, suede, and aggressive texture finishes, while other specialty materials include high and low temp resistance, static dissipative, UV stabilized, and UL 94 V compliant formulas. In addition to 8 standard colors, custom color matching is available. Read More

Services

Prototyping Service suits CMOS and RF processes.

March 4, 2005

Multi-Project Wafer Service combines several designs from different customers onto one wafer. Customer delivers GDSII-Data's at fixed dates and receives untested packaged samples or dies within 8-10 weeks. CMOS compatible 0.35 µm Silicon-Germanium BiCMOS technology enables designs of RF circuits with operating frequency up to 10 GHz combined with high-density digital parts on one ASIC, while 0.35 µm HV-CMOS family with 20 V CMOS process is suited for power management products. Read More

Services

RFI Screening Service offers standard and custom solutions.

November 4, 2004

Total RFI Screening Service delivers solutions ranging from design to prototype and volume production. Labyrinth RFI screening can fabrications are board-level solutions for single- or double-sided PCB designs that simplify RF design and PCB track layout. Also available are design guidance, site visits, prototyping, sample production, finish and thickness options, forming, assembly, and re-evaluation of established designs. Read More

Services

Rapid Prototyping Service supports variety of materials.

June 4, 2004

Sheetmetal Rapid Prototyping supports prototyping of custom sheetmetal parts directly from 3D CAD files of new product designs. Laser cutting is employed to offer typical project deliveries in days. SRP supports aluminum, cold rolled steel, stainless steel, spring steel, and copper. Complete sheetmetal finishing services include powder coating, silkscreen, anodizing, and plating. Read More