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Our blogs are a mix of tips, fun, announcements, and education on topics that range from rapid manufacturing to the challenges of doing business in China to the hard realities of product development. There is something for everyone so check them out and send us an email if you have any topics you would like to see covered.

Turn Your Idea into Reality with Rapid Prototyping Companies

Prototypes

Rapid prototyping allows you to create the scale model of your design or physical assembly based on your 3D CAD (computer-aided design) data. It can involve...

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Top 3 Reasons to Use Vacuum Casting for Rapid Prototyping

Vacuum Casting

Are you looking for a cost-effective way to create production-quality parts fast? Vacuum casting may be for you. Also known as cast urethane, it is a great solution...

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A Complete Guide to CNC Milling Services

CNC Milling

CNC machining involves a broad set of processes that can be customized for specific projects. One of these is milling, which can create a wide range...

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Rapid Tooling: Advantages and Application

Rapid Tooling

One of the challenges of designing a new product is finding ways to get it into the market ahead of your competition. This is where rapid tooling can...

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Advantages of prototype molds

Prototypes

In some contexts, utilizing plastic injection molding for part production will be necessary. But, plastic injection molding typically means comparatively a long process and so it...

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Understanding Plastic prototype

Prototypes

Prototyping is an essential stage in the design procedure for almost all projects. When developing a product, it is significant to obtain proof of concept and...

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Pivotal Benefits of Low Volume Injection Mold China

Injection Molding

Plastic injection molding is an importantprocess in rapid manufacturing. It is a quickly evolving model that enables quicker production to market times. But, the traditional process...

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Advantages and Applications of Vacuum Casting China

Vacuum Casting

Vacuum casting Chinais an adaptable and reliable casting process typically followed to make industrial parts and prototypes. The process needs a top-quality master model, a finished...

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Comparing CNC machining services vs manual machining services

CNC Machining

A good assortment of manufacturing techniques can make it possible for a project to succeed. If you are wondering which method to utilize for your company,...

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Top 5 Low Volume Production Strategies for Business Growth

Production

Product design is a competitive and fast-changing world in itself as innovations and technology upgrades continue to be introduced to the manufacturing industry. With product lifetimes...

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Top 5 Benefits of 3D Printing Prototypes

3D Printing

Additive manufacturing or 3D printing offers a lot of possibilities to produce parts quickly and bring any idea or design to life. It may be popular...

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Tips to Reduce CNC Machining Cost

CNC Machining

Many industries rely on CNC machining to get the parts and tools they require for their operations. Discerning businesses turn to a CNC machining service in China to further reduce...

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A Guide to Industrial Applications of 3D Prototyping

Industries Uncategorised

Prototyping is a necessary evil when designing any new part or product. It’s a crucial stage in product manufacturing that lets you verify the look and...

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A Designer’s Guide For Ensuring The Manufacturability Of Sheet Metal Parts Bend Reliefs, Hole Features & Edge Treatments

Sheet Metal

In the first article of this series, we addressed the material thickness, bend radii, flange lengths, and K-Factor features that designers should consider when producing sheet...

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A Designer’s Guide For Ensuring The Manufacturability Of Sheet Metal Parts – Part 1

Sheet Metal

Material Thickness, Radius, Flange Length & K-Factor Considerations Keeping costs down when producing parts is a top priority for all parties involved in the design, development,...

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Marie Curie: A Scientific and Engineering Pioneer

Uncategorised

In the modern information age, it is hard to imagine a world where knowledge was restricted to only a few. But that is the world that...

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The Story of Numbers and engineering

Uncategorised

Numbers are an engineer’s best friend, but have you ever wondered who invented numbers? The answer isn’t so simple. The familiar numbers that engineers use each...

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Aviation and Engineering

Uncategorised

“The desire to fly after the fashion of birds is an ideal handed down to us by our ancestors who, in their grueling travels across trackless...

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The Inventor Galileo

Uncategorised

Galileo Galilei was an astronomer, a physicist, a writer, a mathematician, the son of a musician, and a struggling inventor. By the time he was 27...

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How Much Do You Know About Albert Einstein?

Uncategorised

No doubt you have heard of Albert Einstein, but how much do you really know about this legendary thinker? You probably know about his theory of...

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A Small and Simple Invention: What Inventors can Learn from the Ballpoint Pen

News Uncategorised

Sometimes, the greatest things are actually small and simple things, the things we take for granted. For example, have you ever stopped to think about the...

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Have You Seen Comet Neowise?

Uncategorised

For the last half of July, and if you are in the Northern Hemisphere, look to the northwest in the evening sky to see Comet NEOWISE....

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HLH Tech Series: The Trompe: A Lost Technology

Uncategorised

When technology falls out of fashion, it can get lost in history. The trompe is one of those lost technologies. Around the nineteenth century, if a...

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3D Printing in the Medical Field

Uncategorised

A “one size fits all” approach might work great when mass producing vacuum cleaners, but it doesn’t work so well when it comes to the human...

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What Are Tolerances and Why Are They Important in Design?

CNC Machining CNC Milling

We live in an imperfect world where pure exactness is impossible. However, even though “almost” is okay in a game of horseshoes, it is dangerous when...

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3D Printing in the Fight Against COVID-19

3D Printing

COVID-19 has turned the world upside down. The pandemic has disrupted daily routines, closed businesses and schools, and sent global economies on a rollercoaster ride. But...

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What is CNC Turning?

CNC Machining Uncategorised

CNC turning is a computerized process that uses a lathe to make circular cuts into a spinning material. The automated CNC process gives a more consistent...

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QC equipment explained – Coordinate Measuring Machine

Uncategorised

Quality control (QC) is an important aspect of any manufacturing process, as it is essential to guarantee you get what you requested. To control the quality...

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What is a digital twin in 3D printing?

3D Printing Industrial

While 3D printing has been taking an important place in manufacturing in recent years, this technology has also been considered cost-effective only for a group of...

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What is anodizing and why would you use it?

CNC Machining CNC Milling

For many people, anodizing is simply a process used on some metals to achieve a decorative finish, but it is so much more than that. Anodizing...

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