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Vacuum Forming Plastic

Vacuum forming is a method of molding sheets of plastic into 3D shapes using the force created by an air vacuum. Depending on quantities and complexity, vacuum forming can be an inexpensive and efficient technique. Continue reading

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What is NRE, & why am I Getting Charged For It?

NRE charges make an appearance on manufacturing invoices and can cause confusion if you don’t understand their purpose. Continue reading

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When to Manufacture Overseas

With seemingly endless arguments for and against overseas manufacturing, here are a few tips to help form your own opinion for your product.

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How Much Are You Really Paying a Distributor?

We’ve all heard of the dreaded “middle man” and how they can increase costs, but manufacturing distributors fill an important roll in their industry. Find out if you’re getting your money’s worth. Continue reading

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