Prototype Development

The talented specialists in our in-house Prototype Development Shop embody and deliver the WOW! Factor for our clients through the creation of three-dimensional models. With a product concept rendered in a physical form, our multidisciplinary teams can see, touch, experience and evaluate design and function. There is nothing that can truly replace having a concept in your hands. Models and prototypes propel the iterative design process, bridging the gap between vision and reality.


The tools to help your product take shape

Services

  • Sketch models
  • Mock-ups
  • Form study models
  • Proof of principle models
  • User experience models
  • Visual models
  • Functional prototypes

In-house capabilities

  • Complex CNC machining (including 3-axis, 4-axis and turning)
  • 3D printing (FDM)
  • Manual machining
  • Silicone molding/urethane casting
  • Sheet metal fabrication
  • Welding
  • Laser cutting
  • Show-quality finish painting

Meet our team

Our prototype specialists are highly skilled product developers who “design” using production-oriented tools, materials and processes. Within our process, they bridge disciplines using true craftsmanship and critical precision applied with an artist’s eye.

Mike Guse
Prototype Specialist
Kevin Williams
Prototype Specialist
Jason Splan
Prototype Specialist
Dan Bullis
Chief Operating Officer & Principal

Let's talk prototypes

From simple models to working prototypes, we can help you test your concept. 

Drop us a line at prototype@design-concepts.com