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Navigating From Additive Manufacturing to Injection Molding

Posted On August 7, 2019 By Gus Breiland/Eric Utley
Designers can benefit from integrating 3D printing and injection molding for an end-to-end product life cycle from prototyping to production.
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Strategic Prototyping for Human-Factors Engineering

Posted On July 17, 2019 By Andrew DiMeo
Strategic prototyping plays a key role in the advancement of Human-Factors Engineering and medical device product development.
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3D Printing Methods for Medtech Prototypes

Posted On April 14, 2017 By Jeff Schipper
Being able to quickly produce prototype parts is critical to creating an environment of innovation that can lead to medical device market success.
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How to Design 3D-Printed Living Hinges

Posted On April 14, 2017 By Tony Holtz
Considerations for designing living hinges in 3D-printed parts while maintaining part integrity.
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The Material Properties of Machined Plastic

Posted On April 14, 2017 By Tony Holtz
Machined prototypes can help ready your design for an eventual move to injection molding.
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Stereolithography: Sorting Out Surface Finishes

Posted On April 14, 2017 By Tony Holtz
Four stereolithography finishing options available at Protolabs, and when to use each.
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