Product Design, Development And Engineering Consulting
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For 20 years, Synthesis has stood as a top Engineering Services provider, and we’ve weathered economic storms that took many others. We believe it is a dedicated focus on Customer Satisfaction — in work ethic, attention to detail, and in drive for excellence, that keeps customers coming back.
Serving Inventors, Startups, Small Businesses, and Large Corporations.
We span diverse industries — bringing added insight and experience to you.
Invention, when Needed
Systems & Optimization
to Final Product
Product & System Design
Mechanisms & Robotics
From Concept To Product
R & D
Failure Analysis (Forensics)
Recent Articles From The Engineer’s Perspective
If pencil and paper design is like walking, then Sketchup is a bike, and Rhino a car. Fusion 360 is cheap CAD akin to a railroad. Solidworks is the quintessential Cessna Citation (that PTC wants to be), and Pro/E (what used to be) is an
Creo, by PTC, is extremely capable CAD software, maybe the best. Yet, PTC has wrapped this beautiful gem in a mire of mixed paradigms and inconsistency making it hard to learn and slow-er to use. Creo is Awesome CAD, wrapped in User Interface stupidity. Why the clash?
How well can available AI write a technical-ish article? With all the Buzz lately about AI writing papers for students, that question keeps popping through my head. I see AI written articles around on the web and I wonder just how complete
The list of advantages and benefits for bikes are numerous. Health, Emotion, Financial, and more. Also, the many societal benefits of bicycles. Yet, in the United States anyway, people overwhelmingly prefer the automobile or other powered forms
April 2022. I have just re-done my annual coaching training for youth sports. One of the topics is “Bullying” and I have a question. Why do we work so hard to eliminate Bullying with youth, while allowing it — even making it policy to bully customers — in many businesses?
As a customer, how many times have you run into “Can’t”? As in “Sorry, we can’t do that.” It’s a disastrous business paradigm, it happens all the time, but it is really easy to fix, and it creates sales instead of shutting them down. It creates happy, loyal customers. Here’s the pep talk.
With every adventure, it’s a good idea to look at what we are learning, to manage our failures, then direct our future toward success. Some say that’s not so with things largely out of our control (like COVID), but there are always things to learn,
I’m looking for a good source of Unobtainium. With the pandemic in full swing, it’s really hard to find. Yet, the demand keeps growing. I’ve got a few customer projects that need it to solve conflicting constraints, so if you know
One of the coolest things in modern rapid prototyping is the ability to build the impossible. Parts with complex features that we could only dream of previously are a reality — even easy. Best of all, the parts are functional, not just for show.
The concepts around Quality are central to a lot in engineering. We think about quality control in terms of delivering product that meets customer expectations. In some industries that’s considered in measurables
Looking to dive into the sphere of product development and patents for your new invention or product based startup? We recommend you read:
- The Product Development Process – a multi-page article about bringing ideas to market. This popular work has been republished multiple times and used in entrepreneurial education around the globe.
- Inventors Lab – a collection of thoughts and resources from an engineer’s perspective — an experienced inventor’s perspective — as we have helped dozens of inventors navigate onto new paths.
- Keep Your Startup Out Of The Sand – presentation from Startup Week about staying effective as you navigate traps of a new adventure.
More Information & Links
Take a minute and visit the Who Are We? page, or our Product Design Slide Show (a resume in pictures) — or, the Engineering Services Page for a lot more detail on the Product Development Services and Engineering design & Consulting we provide. You may also check out the Team that’s ready to help “bring the pieces together.”
Keep up on the latest happenings at Synthesis by reading the blog we call The Engineer’s Perspective. We post a random assortment of things we’ve been doing, like recent news, engineering design awards, events and occasionally some cool general engineering stuff.
Feel free to Tell Us What You Think, both of the website and of our materials presentation. Also, tell us about your needs for design engineers, product development or mechanical engineering. What are the things you make? And, How can we help? We would love to hear.
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engineering design and build by Synthesis.
Engineering Design For The Future
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