Prototyping your product is the best way to test and modify it before you transition into the final manufacturing phases. By making a prototype at various developmental stages, you can confirm that your creation is functioning in the ways that it is supposed to. This process will also give you a working model so that you can make changes with the product in hand.
Despite the benefits of creating a prototype, it can be expensive to repeatedly machine new versions. Fortunately, PLA and ABS are very affordable materials that can help you stay within your budget while also giving you a high-quality prototype. (more…)