Materials Selection Introduction You’ve got a great idea for a new product. Now, what material will you make it out of? If you’re like most people, the answer is probably “uh, whatever I have lying around,” “something that looks interesting,” “something cheap,” or “something … [Read more...] about Intro to Materials Selection for Makers
You know that quality is important for Makers. And if you read our last post, you’ve learned the “engineering” way to think about quality, quality control, and how the concepts apply for Maker businesses. Now discover something new about quality. This week we’re … [Read more...] about Quality Assurance: a Crash Course for Makers
Why is Quality Control Needed? You’ve probably heard that big manufacturing companies have quality controls. In this article, we’ll learn the somewhat surprising reason they’re needed. First, we need to back up and talk about variability. Did you know that EVERY process has … [Read more...] about What Does Quality Control for Maker Businesses Look Like?
Welcome! We here at Process Cat are unveiling a NEW universe of characters, a fun new art style, and a fresh set of interesting backstories (don’t worry, our fun and knowledgeable manufacturing advice is going precisely nowhere!) Before we dive into the (semi-) … [Read more...] about Meet the New Crew!
Yes, we here at Process Cat are Rebooting the Universe!!! New changes are coming. But don’t panic! We and our fun take on manufacturing advice aren’t going anywhere. We are bringing a fresh look to the website and we’re also resetting the character universe. … [Read more...] about Rebooting Process Cat