Design Tips

Get quick advice on creating plastic and metal parts for 3D printing, CNC machining, and injection moulding processes. Designing with manufacturability in mind can accelerate production time and reduce production costs.

How to Incorporate Shut-offs in Injection Moulding Design

Shut-offs in straight-pull moulds will allow you to design many different features that fall in to three basic categories: Holes, hooks, and long through holes without the use of side-actions (cams)...
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Design Essentials

We've compiled our most essential injection moulding manufacturing and design tips into downloadable design guides. Looking at improving manufacturability, reducing production costs through design, material selection, and more.