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December 05, 2017

DFM Rules of Thumb for Accurate Plastic Injected Parts

Accuracy demands attention and making accurate parts, consistently, requires close attention to design for manufacturablility (DFM). The goal of the DFM process is to reduce manufacturing costs without reducing performance, and that means every detail of your product or part is on the table. Yes, we harp a lot on DFM, but it’s a critical part...

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July 27, 2017

5 Factors That Affect Design for Manufacturability (DFM) [VIDEO]

You say potato, I say po-tah-to...

Whether you call it Design for Manufacturing, Design for Manufacturability or DFM — and we've called it all three — the goal is the same: How do you design a part so that it's easy to produce at the lowest possible price without diminishing quality or functionality?  

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May 10, 2017

What You Need to Know About Design for Manufacturing [CHART]

The phrase "design for manufacturing" gets tossed about rather freely, but what does it mean? Isn't all "design" intended "for manufacturing"? 

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