Manufacturing Aids

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3D printed manufacturing aids offer speed and cost-control for manufacturers looking to enhance and simplify their production. 

3D printing enhances manufacturing with lower costs through tool, jig, and fixture printing. Additive manufacturing can produce problem-solving parts and help drive overall equipment efficiency. The benefits of 3D printed manufacturing aids are efficient processing, faster assembly, and consistent quality. 

A few examples of 3D manufacturing aid fixtures:
Assembly Tools
Quality Tools
Tool Organizers & Safety Devices
Transport Tools
Temporary Injection Mold Tooling
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Assembly and Quality Tools
Incorporate poka-yoke design principles to speed up and mistake-proof complex actions with custom ergonomics – such as product assembly or machine maintenance.

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Temporary injection mold tooling
Produce parts with a rigid resin designed for tooling and molding applications due to its high stiffness and high temperature resistance withstanding up to 230°C.

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Temporary mold tooling
Create temporary tooling for plastic molding applications to shorten your time to production.

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Tool organizers
Create tool organizers or shadow boards and work faster, according to 5S principles, when your tools are in their place.

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Our 3DP printer from Dimension Works has been a game-changer. Being able to 3D print curved prototype tooling in strong materials has made operators’ work much easier, freeing up resources, and increasing overall productivity. Using our printer to test and prove designs with a functional prototype, while saving time and money, is a win.
Andre Jaquette, Townley Foundry
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Dimension Works has been a pleasure to work with! They were able to work with us to deliver quality prints upon short notice. We highly recommend them!
James H., Beyond Helium
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Dimension Works has been one of the best vendors I have worked with. They respond quickly and professionally to any issues and support various OEMs. They look at your specific needs to find the right solution. I highly recommend working with them.
Mike M., Medical Industry
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I have used Dimension works since they started in business. They are a great company with very knowledgeable people and they deliver top-quality prototypes in a timely manner and at a reasonable cost.
George Clementson, Engineering Manager / Electronics Design Engineer
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Dimension Works is incredibly customer focused. They provide me with a one stop shop for the supplies I need and the technical expertise to keep me up and running. They add the personal touch that is so hard to find in today’s business world.
Todd Mink, Honda Development and Manufacturing of America