Tool Design 101: Fundamentals of Jig and Fixture Design

drill jig

Reduce production time and cost, increase quality by designing smart jigs and fixtures for your manufacturing processes. This post is your intro to Tool Design 101…a very basic look at tool design for those who are brand new to manufacturing and looking to set up relatively simple processes. I will delve deeper into specific processes…

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Design for Manufacture: 5 Simple Ways to Save Production Time and Money

engineering drawing and part

These 5 simple steps will save you a ton in manufacturing costs.  Design for Manufacture (DFM) basics… Go through your existing designs and correct these errors to save yourself plenty of time and money. DFM (Design for Manufacture) is a very big subject with thick books written about it.  But, keeping to the spirit of…

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