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Author: C Kinser

White Paper: The Smart Guide to Designing for Manufacturability

October 1, 2017

Learn how to take advantage of our Advanced Mold Making System and Proprietary Process Engine to design better parts. Not all mold makers are the same. Follow the guide of the most advanced. Go here for your FREE download!

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Xcentric Mold vs. 3D Printed Mold

September 10, 2017

How do 3D printing molds match-up against Xcentric’s Advanced Mold Making and Proprietary Process Engine? 3D printing has come a long way in recent years.  According to IBIS World, it is currently a $492.4 million market and is expected to grow by 80% over the next five years.  This sort of growth will open up […]

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3 Easy Ways To Speed Up Your Development Cycle

September 2, 2017

Here are a few tips you can easily implement to help to cut your development by up to 50% from conventional manufacturing. Utilize a Manufacturability Analysis – If Injection Molding is the right manufacturing process for your project, you can limit the amount of redesign work by quickly addressing problematic areas in your part while expediting the […]

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Injection Molding & Rapid Prototyping – A Cost Analysis

August 11, 2017

There are many factors to consider when choosing a manufacturing method for your project.  Understandably, cost is one of the most important, especially for projects with tighter budgets. To help you put it all into perspective, we did a cost analysis for you. Below we have two part designs. One is what we consider to be fairly […]

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The Importance of Design for Manufacturability

July 27, 2017

Design for Manufacturability (DFM) is the proactive process of designing a part to meet the specifications of the chosen manufacturing process used to produce that part. No longer can a product engineer design a part for fit and function only. Product Engineers are also expected to understand the manufacturing process and incorporate those parameters into […]

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