Rapid prototyping

Testing (and retesting) your design is often a vital step when designing a high-quality, innovative product, quickly and cost effectively. Accelerate design lead times, reduce R&D costs and seamlessly transition your idea from concept to reality with GMN’s rapid prototyping capabilities. For a fraction of the price and lead time normally required for production parts, our prototypes let you quickly evaluate your concept and can easily allow for multiple design considerations. These fully functional parts can also enhance your test marketing campaigns as design samples, internal presentations, and tradeshow presence.

Driver board with fiber optic backlighting prototype
Driver board with fiber optic backlighting prototype

Prototyping capabilities

Quick-turn prototyping is available for many of GMN’s core manufacturing capabilities including:

Lead times and pricing

CapabilityLead time*Starting price*
Nameplates3-10 days$350
Labels2-3 days$250
Die-cut components2-3 days$150
Graphic overlays3-5 days$250
Membrane switches7-10 days$2,000
Front panel integration & bonding2-3 days$100

 

*Lead times and starting prices utilize stock materials and digital printing when applicable. Special materials, printing and other processes may increase lead time and/or prices.