Download The SMP Ten Step Handouts

  Product Development Techniques White Paper


SMP Product Development Guidelines
Three page product development Technique white paper including some helpful planning hints.



Previous SMP Technology Design Aids



Ten Step Table

Table for the SMP 10 Step Approach To Design
At SMP Technology we guide our clients through the following Ten Steps of Product Development: Product Definition, Concept, Initial Development, Breadboards, Final Development, Detail Drawings, Prototype, Documentation, Preproduction and Product Introduction.


Ten Step White Paper

SMP Approach To Design
Four page description of the Ten Step Process including some helpful design hints.

Watch for our “ESTIMATING RULES OF THUMB” in the June SMP announcement.

In order to help increase estimating accuracy, we will present some rules of thumb that you can apply to calculate the approximate cost of prototype and production quantities of manufactured parts.