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5 Key Prototyping Phases

5 Key Prototyping Phases

A common misconception about prototyping is that it’s reserved for early in the product development cycle. But the truth is, many engineers use prototyping in several phases, iterating early and often to present, test, and perfect their ideas.

Product Development Guide: Rapid Prototyping

Product Development Guide: Rapid Prototyping

Prototyping is a critical process on the road to production. Performing fit checks and tests, making revisions, and using a physical model to sell the concept are all important stages on this path.