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New Estes Express Prototyping case studies available on the website.

Do you need a high quality prototype manufactured quickly? The dedicated, rapid prototyping resources at Estes can help! Estes Express Prototyping solves customers’ varying needs with a personalized and professional approach to every   project. In one case study, Estes Express Prototyping used dedicated equipment and was able to deliver a completed prototype the same day.…

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Estes Featured in ODT Magazine

Orthopedic Design & Technology (ODT) recently featured Estes Medical Design, a division of Estes Design and Manufacturing, in an article titled, “New Technologies Reshape Orthopedic Design.” The story highlights that within the medical device industry, there is an increasing urgency for products with high quality, durability, and intuitive ease of use for practitioners. The design…

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5 Ways to Increase Manufacturability

“Research suggests that manufacturers spend 30% to 50% of their time fixing errors and almost 24% of those errors are related to manufacturability,” according to Kashyap Vyas in Machine Design. That’s a lot of wasted material, time and money due to mistakes. The good news is by following principles of design for manufacturing (DFM) and…