Design for manufacturing (DFM)
In this video I discuss “Design For Manufacturing” aka. DFM. We will go through how to work with engineers to prepare your product concept for manufacturing.
How to validate your product concept
The latest video is on how to test if a product concept resonates with your target customer. I see many first time entrepreneurs rush this step because they already feel confident that people will love their product. However cutting corners on concept validation is a huge mistake and will likely lead to a lot of…
Defining your product concept
In this video I discuss how to define your product concept so that it is ready for receiving feedback from potential customers.
Lesson #10: Working with mechanical engineers
In this video I discuss how to work with mechanical engineers to have them review your designs and makes sure that they are manufacturable.
Lesson #9: Working with industrial designers
In this lesson I discuss some best practices for working with industrial designers. You can watch the lesson here:
Lesson #2: Coming up with product ideas
Lesson #1: Innovating for market success
Sheet Metal Design in Product Development
In this post we will go over the benefits and the downsides of designing with sheet metal. We will also provide some inspiring examples of creative uses.
Disassembling the Game Boy
In this post I disassemble the original Game Boy to investigate how it was manufactured.
Designing for Injection Moulding
When leveraged correctly injection moulding is able to produce parts at rapid speeds and low cost compared to other manufacturing methods. In this article I go through some important considerations when designing parts for injection moulding.