“I already have a printed rapid prototype model.”

step1

Capture and preserve existing shape.

step2

Cast new piece for purpose of adding and subtracting shape (most rapid prototype materials do not lend themselves to sanding and finishing).

step3

Capture and preserve modified shape.

step4

Cast final piece to use as master for production molds.

step5

Customer is provided with two castings for approval, return one as approved and keeping the other as approval reference.

launch

Repeatedly mold master until sufficient quantities exist for production.