|Wind Point Products, Inc. can perform one or more of the following services to suit your needs:|
We have the background to help you create a unique product that will stand out in the marketplace. See our section on innovation for more details.
|Wind Point Products is adept at Intellectual property development. We have our own patent attorney and patent search firms to get us through the whole process in a very low cost way. A patent usually costs between $3,000 to $5,000 plus our time.|
|Wind Point Products modeling capabilities range from Industrial Design renderings to complicated CNC machined working prototypes, based on customer needs. Wind Point Products model techniques, such as this Stereo Lithography, can be used to obtain customer feedback and provide limited testing.|
|Pro-Engineer (Pro\E) three-dimensional workstations are used to develop customers products. This allows Wind Point Products to easily communicate with customers and suppliers to ensure that the design intent is achieved. Pro\E workstations facilitate change in designs and are used to produce part drawings, tooling drawings, and make rapid prototypes. Market research and competitive evaluation are also a part of this process.|
|Wind Point Products has an established group of experienced suppliers in the US, Taiwan, Korea, and China. These suppliers have been utilized to supply products ranging from beauty supplies to automotive products. Wind Point Products has experience with each of these suppliers, and has a good understanding of their production capabilities. We have the experience of developing products and transferring production overseas. If you are looking for the production of components or an entire product abroad, we have the experience and know-how to meet your needs. Our employees have over 15 years of experience in the complexities of international production.|
Wind Point Products employees have developed complete laboratories of equipment for fishing products and power tools. Wind Point Products also has developed complete Engineering Standards for rods and reels. This tried and true standard ensures that the highest level of design integrity is delivered. For example, testing was successfully used at Johnson Worldwide Associates, JWA, to lower the cost of quality by 30% in the year 1999.
|Wind Point Products philosophy is that the end product is only as good as the transfer from concept to design to production. For this reason, Wind Point Products drives the product development process through all phases of production. The project is completed once full production is stabilized. Our method ensures that the transfer from conception to production is successful. Wind Point Products has mass production capabilities in the US and China. Production core competencies include: Injection molding, Zinc, Aluminum, and Magnesium die-casting, Chrome Plating, Stamping, CNC Machining and Turning and a full range of production assembly lines.|
|Postproduction, pre-delivery inspection is key to the success of overseas production. Wind Point Products has experience in developing inspection methods as well as defining and communicating to suppliers the inspection methods required to obtain minimum acceptable quality levels. Inspection is performed both before shipment and at Wind Point Products facilities to ensure the highest level of quality. Here new fishing reels destined for the US are inspected prior to leaving China in an enclosure specified by Wind Point Products.|
|Wind Point Products has the ability to import your product to the US after manufacturing. This is a service that many R&D firms do not offer. We feel that it's necessary to be able to perform every step in new product development and manufacturing. We are currently importing the following types of products for customers to the US; Auto and motorcycle parts, sports equipment, hardware, and electronics.|