by Angela Black | Feb 9, 2018 | Materials, Product Design, Tech News
we look at the nature of color transmission and absorption. Why is this
important for new product design and development? Understanding how
light interacts with a surface will help you to fine tune your product’s
look to achieve exactly the effect you want....
How many colors are there? Most people can see more than ten million
distinct colors, hues, shades and tints. That’s a large palette to
choose from. In order to get the most benefit from using color in
product design, we’ll first explain color...
by Angela Black | Sep 14, 2017 | Blog, Inspection, Measuring and Testing Equipment, Process Control, Quality Control, Inspection and Testing
Is Color Important? Successful products need to stand out in a crowded
marketplace. One way to do this is with a great paint job or molded-in
color. With modern paints and pigments, there are millions of colors to
choose from. Colors attract attention, establish...
by Angela Black | Feb 27, 2017 | Blog, Materials, Plastic Compounds, Plastic Injection Molding Services, Product Design
say you’ve got a great new idea for a plastic product and you’ve found a
manufacturing partner to help you make it. You don’t need a lot of
parts to start out with, but you do need that special custom color which
is really going to make...
by Angela Black | Jan 4, 2017 | Blog, Finishing Services, Manufacturing Services, Materials, Product Design
What does passivation mean? It means to alter the chemical structure of
a metal at or just below the surface, so that it’s more stable and
doesn’t want to react with other elements in an undesirable way. There
are several different manufacturing...