Insights

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A collection of insights covering the latest in product R&D, feasibility, prototyping, and manufacturing.
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Mould cavities and channels

Design for manufacturing insight

Product design of hardware is hard, but it can be profitable with proper design for manufacturing DFM optimisation.

Product Manufacturing

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11
 
Dec
 
2020
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Product manufacturing insight

Product manufacturing makes a profit only if production costs are low enough. These are 5 tips on how to do just that.

Product Manufacturing

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Oct
 
2020
DJI Mini 2 quadcopter design featuring out-runner motors

Brushless motors insight

Brushless electric motors structure is simple and efficient, which gives them a huge advantage over brushed motors.

Product R&D

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5
 
Jan
 
2021
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Go to market strategy

Market research is important for every new product development and helps launch the right products in matching markets.

Product Feasibility

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17
 
Jan
 
2021
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How to type ° degree sign

Methods by which you can type the degree sign, a tribute post to our recent brand change to DegreeSign.

Product UX

Updated 
28
 
Nov
 
2020

Latest articles

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Product patent insight

The right to exclusively use an idea is very attractive and can be very beneficial, provided some mistakes are avoided.

Product Feasibility

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9
 
Jan
 
2021
Screenshot from CAD design of a handheld product, showing internal components and dimensions.

Product design insight

Product design is about mindset more than anything. So, one can build on existing products and follow a lean-approach.

Product R&D

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5
 
Jan
 
2021
A collection of Prologium lithium ceramic batteries

Lithium ceramic battery LCB insight

Lithium-ion technology has been the go-to technology for some time, but Lithium ceramic batteries change everything.

Product R&D

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6
 
Dec
 
2020

Product Feasibility

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Project feasibility study importance

A comprehensive project feasibility study increases the project chances of success from start to completion.
Updated 
4
 
Jan
 
2021
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Ideas generation insight

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Go to market strategy

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Product patent insight

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Product life cycle stages

Product UX

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Communicating value to customers

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WordPress vs Webflow insight

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How to type ° degree sign

Design part prototype by DegreeSign using SLS 3D printing

3D Printing insight

Technology keeps driving the world of product development forward. One way technology does this is through 3D printing.

Product Prototype

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8
 
Jan
 
2021
Rapid prototype for a compact disinfectant device made using filament based 3D printer

Rapid prototyping insight

Product rapid prototyping clarifies product feasibility and brings the product vision into real life in a timely manner.

Product Prototype

Updated 
7
 
Jan
 
2021
Render of a plastic holder for toilet spray.

Product 3D rendering insight

When the need for a new product development arises, companies can turn to design 3D rendering to convince stakeholders.

Product Prototype

Updated 
28
 
Dec
 
2020

Product Manufacturing

Internal components of a camera showcasing a rigid-flex PCB

PCB design and manufacturing

An overview of modern PCB design, highlighting rigid-flex PCBs and modern PCB manufacturing and assembly.
Updated 
28
 
Nov
 
2020
Robotic arm in clean room holding a casting metal part

Product manufacturing insight

Mould cavities and channels

Design for manufacturing insight

DegreeSign Updates

MARND is now DegreeSign

MARND website & logo upgrade

MARND electronics | 2018 Summary

MARND success | 2017 summary

MARND in China | 2016 summary

MARND trademark | 2015 summary

Product R&D

Alpha Electro electric aircraft with charging unit

Electric aircraft insight

There are several companies with upcoming electric aircrafts looking to disrupt the long-standing aviation industry.
Updated 
7
 
Feb
 
2021
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Cobot arm insight

DJI Mini 2 quadcopter design featuring out-runner motors

Brushless motors insight

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Internet of things IoT insight

Screenshot from CAD design of a handheld product, showing internal components and dimensions.

Product design insight

Pencils and sticky notes on a table

Project feasibility study importance

Rapid prototype for a compact disinfectant device made using filament based 3D printer

Rapid prototyping insight

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