Design for Injection Molding
Personal Design Exercise
For this exercise, I identified features of this part that were not manufacturable and modified the part in SolidWorks so that it can be manufactured.
Design for Manufacturing
Why is this part not manufacturable?
Let's make it manufacturable!
I followed a number of online Design Guidelines on Injection Molding from a variety of manufacturers/ manufacturing platforms (3D Hubs, Protolabs, Fictiv, etc.) to determine what features needed to be modified