Acceptable File Formats

    • 3D CAD Designs of the product. Files can be sent by email or by postal mail on CD-ROM. When sending by email, large files should be placed in a ZIP or RAR archive to reduce size. Supported formats:

      • STEP (*.stp, *.step, *.ste)

      • SAT (*.sat)

      • IGES (*.igs)

      • Pro-Engineer native format

    • Engineering Drawings with details such as lengths, radii, tolerances, and other notes:

      • AutoCAD (*.dwg, *.dxf)

      • Acrobat (*.pdf)

      • Other common image formats for 2D engineering drawings.

    • Gerber Files for electronics projects showing the design of the printed circuit boards.

    • Artwork for printed items such as packaging, or thermal transfer printing:

      • Adobe Illustrator

      • PDF

Design Engineers

Although we do not do product design work in-house, we recommend:

CaviCore Designs

425 Longleaf Drive

Perkasie, PA 18944

Richardson & Associates Inc.

136 Goodwin Road

Elliot, Maine 03903

Illustrative Designs Inc.

427 South Loomis Ave

Fort Collins, CO 80521