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About appLab™

Focused on exploration and product ideation, appLab™ is a unique idea lab where you can explore and achieve your vision without cutting corners and without compromise.

Exploration leads to faster development of state-of-the-art solutions. Outfitted with advanced thermoforming, prototyping, and testing equipment, you can develop, refine, and produce custom solutions that move your industry forward. The appLab™ truly is a space for rejecting the status quo and experimenting in what began as an engineer’s dream.

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Analytical & Physical Testing

From Tensile to IZOD impact, the lab includes a wide range of material testing.

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Weatherability

Years of exposure to sunlight and moisture can be simulated in weeks.

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CNC Routing Machine

Full 5-axis CNC capabilities for machining prototype tooling and trimming parts.

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Thermoforming

One-of-a-kind, application-specific MAAC Machinery pressure former available for Rapid Prototyping.

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Faro arm

Advanced equipment, including the FARO Laser Line Probe, enables adventurers to create an exact replica of any piece that crosses the appLab™ threshold.

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INNOVATION STORIES

Read our featured story about collaboration in the designLab® and appLab™ innovation centers, where design and engineering meet.

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Rapid Prototyping

Start with an idea and leave with a prototype in hand. Work with our team of highly skilled engineers to develop the right part for the right application using the right material.

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Thermoplastics Education

What are thermoplastics? Why is it better than other materials? How is it sustainable? How do I use it for my application? What are its properties?

All these questions and more can be answered with custom education programs curated to fit your needs.

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Have technical questions? Contact appLab™ experts to start a conversation.

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