Rapid Prototyping & Model Development Design Tips

Below are some important factors to consider when building your files.

Hollow Cavity in SLA Process

During the SLA build process, hollow pockets or cavities frequently trap liquid inside that cannot be removed.

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Button Membranes

Pay close attention to keypads that are designed for manufacturing, but will not build as one assembly in the prototyping process.

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Knife Edges

Knife edges will not build completely.

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Living Hinge

Living hinges require a particular design.

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Text and Logos

Please notify us upfront regarding the importance for any text or logos that need to be prominently displayed.

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Thread Clearance

When designing parts that require threads, follow these criteria.

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