Micro Medical Manufacturing Tolerances
Precise miniature plastic parts are the result of exact tooling processes such as micro tooling and micro injection molding. By understanding the tolerances of these tooling processes, it’s possible to achieve repeatability and part accuracy for even the most advanced micro medical device.   Continue Reading..
Medtech Startup Gets To Market Faster, Cost-Effectively With On-Demand Molding
Medtech Startup Gets To Market Faster With On-Demand Molding
Invoy Technologies, a Medtech startup, plans to release a novel handheld breath analyzer that instantly measures fat burning with a data-driven coaching app to help users reach their goals.  Continue Reading..
Thermoplastic Material Selection For Injection Molding
This white paper is aimed at an engineer who plans to quantitatively analyze a part, determine loads, stresses, strains, and environments and make an optimal material decision based on the analysis.  Continue Reading..
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Designing For Moldability: Volume 1 - A Rapid Injection Molding Reference Guide For Product Designers And Engineers
This quick-reference user guide, for engineers and designers, talks about the guidelines and limitations for rapid injection molding. Learn how to get the best possible results for your real plastic molded parts.  Continue Reading..
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Rapid Injection Molding Helps Med Device Company Bring Vision to Blind
Helping the blind to "see" through the use of the tongue may be an outlandish idea, but it is now a real science, thanks to the BrainPort V 100. This article discusses the new device, created by a med device company, which is designed to enable users to process visual images with tongue stimulation.  Continue Reading..
Advantages Of Liquid Silicone Rubber for Medtech Injection Molding
This white paper discusses the different properties and grades of LSR, its injection molding benefits, and the advantages in choosing it for your projects.  Continue Reading..


Xcentric has supported injection molding for medical equipment for more than 20 years with rapid manufacturing services to help get products to market efficiently. Due to the importance of this role, Xcentric works very closely with clients’ design and procurement teams at every phase of each project to assure the delivery of quality components. The company also follows a streamlined production process to make sure the right people are in place from design to part.


  • Design Considerations To Successfully Manufacture Complex Overmolds

    Overmolding is a great injection molded feature you can utilize in your design to capture color contrasts, add flexibility or eliminate assembly. Take advantage of this feature by learning how to design your part for overmolding. This webinar will cover how to set up your design for complex overmolding, material evaluation and best practices for proper adhesion, and feature specifications to consider for good overmolds.

  • The Differences Between Rapid And Traditional Manufacturing

    The plastic injection molding industry and its manufacturing processes have evolved through the years. This webinar will help the viewer gain an understanding of the differences between the rapid and traditional manufacturing processes and how each directly influences and impacts the outcome of parts, costs and speed to market.

  • What Is Overmolding?

    This video offers an overview about what overmolding is to the injection molding process.

  • What Is An Undercut?

    This video demonstrates the use of side actions to solve undercuts in a part design in the injection molding process.

  • Webinar: How Rapid Prototyping Accelerates Medical Device Development

    This webinar by Protolabs discusses how rapid prototyping accelerates medical device development. Topics covered include the utilization of rapid manufacturing, how to reduce the development cycle, and how to reach validation, FDA approval, as well as the reduction of upfront development costs.

  • Rapid Injection Molding: Design Essentials For Overmolding, Insert Molding

    This webinar from Proto Labs focuses on the main topic of rapid injection molding, how it works, design limitations, and design considerations.