Services

Proto Labs: One Company. Two Services.


Proto Labs is the world’s fastest source for custom CNC-machined and injection-molded parts. With our Firstcut® and Protomold® services, you get real materials, real functionality and real value — in as FAST as one business day. Really.
Firstcut CNC Machining offers real parts directly from your 3D CAD model. It’s great for prototypes, functional testing, fixtures, jigs, one-off projects or offloading internal machining resources. Choose from more than 30 different materials including ABS, Nylon, PC, Delrin®, PEEK, Ultem® and metals.
Protomold Injection Molding offers real injection-molded parts directly from 3D CAD models. It's ideal for low- to mid-volume production parts, bridge tooling and functional testing. Choose from hundreds of engineering-grade resins, in a variety of finishes, at a fraction of traditional molding costs.
Protoworks® is Proto Labs’ center for researching, developing and market-testing new accelerated manufacturing processes for prototype or low-volume production parts. New processes are now in the early stage of commercialization, learn more about our Magnesium Thixomolding, Metal Injection Molding and Liquid Silicone Rubber capabilities.