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When is the Right Time to Do Prototyping?
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When is the Right Time to Do Prototyping?

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.

Comparing 3D Printing Processes
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Comparing 3D Printing Processes

There are a number of 3D printing processes out there, each with their own strengths and weaknesses. Some are ideal for functional prototypes, whereas others are best suited for end-use parts or scale models.