ADCO Circuits

Rapid Prototyping - A Step for Advanced Electronic Devices

Product designers are often faced with the challenge of being unable to make their intended design because they do not have access to superior prototype technologies. Without a working prototype, they may not be able to make their clients understand or realize how a product looks, functions, and feels. This is why high quality rapid prototyping is a valuable aspect of the product design process. The technology is crucial to manufacturers, product designers, and engineers of advanced electronic devices because it allows an accurate and quick means to realize a product's potential. Compared to traditional blueprints and drawings, rapid prototyping can deliver a more solid look and feel to a new electronic product or device.


There are many benefits of rapid prototyping, and its most important benefit is that it lets designers realize any design concept. Instead of merely relying on a CAD drawing, designers can create a physical rendering of their idea. With rapid prototyping, designers can have a clearer vision of their products so they can make further improvements and implement changes before finalizing the design. They are able to show a proof of concept to their end client, too, which can be very helpful in the capital-raising process.


With a physical model, it is easier to incorporate any changes in the design and function of the product. Customers can instantly give feedback because they can look or feel a tangible product instead of simply looking at a drawing or a picture. A good prototype also helps designers and product developers save time and money because it allows them to spot any changes that need to be made right away.


Rapid prototyping can eliminate the time and the expenses involved in developing patterns, special tools, and molds to create the actual product. The technology can help minimize the waste produced in creating a product prototype (compared to conventional prototyping methods like CNC machining). This is because rapid prototyping prints only the material that is needed to construct the electronic device. Rapid prototyping can also be used to render fully customized designs. Be sure to work with a reliable rapid prototyping expert who specializes in electronic devices to get the best results.


About the Company:


ADCO Circuits offers electronic design and circuit board assembly services to aerospace/military, telecommunications, automotive, industrial/commercial, wireless and medical equipment markets. They provide electronic designing, contract manufacturing, rapid prototyping and PCB assembly services in Michigan. They are an ISO 9001 and TS 16949 certified and compliant to AS 9100 and ISO 13485.