A Manufacturing Case Study This is a case study for the process of moving from the design phase of a manufacturing project, through the prototyping and on to the small-scale production method known as resin casting. If you read part 1 of the case study you know that I had … [Read more...] about Resin Casting the Process Cat Desk Buddy!
This week we present a small-scale manufacturing case study: the making of a Process Cat figurine! (Which I call my Desk Buddy.) Now comes the designer I was lucky to happen to meet Jaime Noguchi, the designer for Morlock Entreprises, at a comics … [Read more...] about Going Over A Manufacturing Case Study
Plan ahead for manufacturing ergonomics. Avoid costly fixes later on. Manufacturing ergonomics can be tricky. For common activities like desk work, the ergonomics have been widely studied. But the ergonomics of manufacturing processes are usually not as well known. This … [Read more...] about Plan ahead for Manufacturing Ergonomics.
Here at Process Cat we usually talk about ways to improve your own manufacturing. But, sometimes you’ll want to think about outsourcing, or contract manufacturing. A contract manufacturer is just what it sounds like: a company that manufactures products on a contract … [Read more...] about Interview: Should You Choose Contract Manufacturing?
4 learnings from MD&M East 2019 This past week I attended MD&M East 2019, one of the largest manufacturing conventions in the northeast. Here are 4 things I learned: 1) The technology surrounding 3D Printing is improving Manufacturing 2019! First off, let’s … [Read more...] about What’s New in Manufacturing 2019: MD&M East 2019