New product development (NPD)

What is New Product Development? New Product Development (NPD) is...

Types of Product design

Engineering products are designed for various purposes, resulting in...

Guide to Haptic actuators in product design – Haptic actuators & types

What are Haptic actuators? Haptic actuators are used in mobile...

Vacuum casting – Polyurethane casting

What is Vacuum casting? Vacuum casting, sometimes referred to as...

Mechanical Springs

What are mechanical springs? In their simplest form, mechanical springs...

3D printing Acronyms & Abbreviations

Acronyms, Abbreviations & Glossary of Additive manufacturing Additive manufacturing, commonly known as 3D printing is an exciting technology and is rapidly growing...

Thermoforming

What is Thermoforming? Thermoforming is a manufacturing process in which...

Pillow block bearing

What is Pillow block bearing? Pillow block bearing units are...

Powder Bed Fusion

What is Powder Bed Fusion? Powder bed fusion is one...

Metal Extrusion

What is Metal Extrusion? Metal Extrusion is a metal forming...

Injection moulding surface finish design guide – Design for Manufacture

What are the Injection moulding surface finishes? Injection moulding surface...

Shaft design

What are mechanical shafts? A mechanical shaft is a mechanical...

What is Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM)?

What is Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM)? Fused deposition modeling is...

Types of Product design

Engineering products are designed for various purposes, resulting in...

Die casting

What is Die Casting? Die casting is a widely used...

Mechanical Power Transmission

What is Mechanical power transmission? Mechanical power transmission is the...

Technology

Concurrent and Sequential engineering

Concurrent and Sequential Engineering Concurrent and sequential engineering are two main product design workflow approaches companies to follow on the interaction between...

Thermal camera teardown – product design evaluation

In our first product teardown and product design evaluation, we take apart a handheld thermal camera manufactured by SEEK thermal. It...

Hybrid Manufacturing

Hybrid Manufacturing is a process in which additive manufacturing and conventional subtractive manufacturing technologies are combined and used together within a single setup to create a part

New Product Development challenges

There is more than one reason why companies should...

Rapid prototyping process selection

The success or failure of a prototype depends on...

An introduction to MEMS

What is MEMS? MEMS stands for the microelectromechanical system. It...

Sand casting design considerations

Sand casting is the most versatile among the manufacturing...