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Design Manual

Create high-performance products with 3D printing.

This design manual aims to introduce the tolerances for various design features so you can maximize the quality of the parts you design for 3D printing. Additionally, you will learn the following:

  • The in-house additive manufacturing capabilities of Midwest Prototyping, a Prototek Company
  • Build envelop sizes and available materials for the various capabilities

Case Studies

Learn about past projects we’ve worked on and what made them successful. 

Design Tips and Tricks

Design tips and tricks to bring your ideas to life with the best possible outcomes for success.  Find the best recommendations and practices for different features your project may require.

Material Pro

Compare material to find the right fit for your next project.


Things move rapidly in this industry keep up on what’s new at Prototek and Midwest Prototyping.  From new technologies or materials to other things that may interest you.

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