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Mold Flow Analysis in Product Manufacturing
Jun 28, 2021

Mold Flow Analysis in Product Manufacturing

Injection molding is a manufacturing process used in creating a wide range of products in …

The Four Factors 90% of People Ignore When Designing Rubber Parts
Jun 18, 2021

The Four Factors 90% of People Ignore When Designing Rubber Parts

Rubber molded products are now an essential part of almost every industry. They are everywhere, …

How to Use Laser Cutting to Bring Your Product Idea to Life
Jun 09, 2021

How to Use Laser Cutting to Bring Your Product Idea to Life

Millions of new businesses are started around the world on a yearly basis. Having your …

Aluminum Injection Molding in Product Manufacturing
May 28, 2021

Aluminum Injection Molding in Product Manufacturing

Injection molding is a manufacturing process used to produce prototypes and real products. It is …

Living Hinge Design in Product Manufacturing
May 05, 2021

Living Hinge Design in Product Manufacturing

In product manufacturing, hinges are common tiny materials used in making products that require opening …

Injection Molding Ejector Pins: Types and Considerations
Apr 21, 2021

Injection Molding Ejector Pins: Types and Considerations

The introduction of ejector pins injection molding to manufacturing processes has resulted to automated operations, …

Design for Assembly and its Use in Product Manufacturing
Apr 19, 2021

Design for Assembly and its Use in Product Manufacturing

One of the problems in product manufacturing is the problem of translating what consumers need …

Engineering Requirements Document: Useful Tips for Writing a Good One
Apr 15, 2021

Engineering Requirements Document: Useful Tips for Writing a Good One

Many engineers are familiar with the term Engineering Requirements Document (ERD). This document gives a …

Optimize Your Heat Sink Design: Principles and Four Practical Tips
Apr 09, 2021

Optimize Your Heat Sink Design: Principles and Four Practical Tips

The rising demand for high-performance electronics has led to the production of advanced electronics with …

Understanding the Difference Between a Fillet and Chamfer
Apr 09, 2021

Understanding the Difference Between a Fillet and Chamfer

“What is a fillet, and what is a chamfer?” You’d have probably heard this question …

Waterproof Enclosure Design in Product Manufacturing
Apr 07, 2021

Waterproof Enclosure Design in Product Manufacturing

While water is life, having it around some products, especially electronic products, is something manufacturers …

Improving Engineering Drawing: 8 Principles and Tips
Apr 07, 2021

Improving Engineering Drawing: 8 Principles and Tips

Drawings and pictures are among the best means of communicating one’s ideas and views. This …

GD&T Basics: How Does This Symbolic Language Help Your Design?
Mar 31, 2021

GD&T Basics: How Does This Symbolic Language Help Your Design?

The design of any manufacturing process is just as important as the machining itself. One …

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