Rapid Prototyping

MicroGroup, a part of TE Connectivity, offers prototypes fabricated from any material in the vast inventory of over 7,000,000 feet (2,100,000 meters) of tubing, rod, bar and wire in stock.

Needle Grinder (15)The Engineering Staff and Program Managers are thoroughly experienced in the development of prototypes for medical and other technical products that not only perform as specified, but are also efficient to manufacture. A reliable partner during this critical phase of your project, MicroGroup can convert drawings from virtually any format, work with you to avert potential manufacturing issues, and move your approved prototype through validation and production rapidly.

MicroGroup’s comprehensive quality system complies with ISO standards (see below), ensuring you of uniformly precise components, whether simple or complex.

Also see Specialty Saw for cutting of small diameter tubing

MicroGroup’s Rapid Prototype Department offers

Dedicated Program Managers

MicroGroup’s dedicated Program Managers are instrumental in the management of your prototypes. Working with you from concept through production, they serve as your conduit to the manufacturing operation by:

  • Developing and validating the most efficient manufacturing processes
  • Providing updated project reviews and Gantt charts
  • Meeting your budget parameters
  • Expediting delivery
  • Ensuring effective communication at each stage of production

Prototyping

Precision Part Manufacturing and Assembly:

MicroGroup’s world-class manufacturing capabilities assure that your tight-tolerance parts can be scaled up from concept to commercialization.

Speed and Precision

Through dedicated Program Management and on-site support, MicroGroup can meet your timelines while ensuring the consistent quality of every part.

Quality and Validation

The MicroGroup quality systems comply with ISO 13485:2003 standards.