The Right Tool For The Job- EDM

The Right Tool For The Job- EDM

EDM uses a high-voltage electric spark to erode metal with very high accuracy without ever touching the mold. We’ve produced a video that highlights the basics of two different EDM machines we use here at Catalyst.

3D Printed Molds? Actually, Yes.

3D Printed Molds? Actually, Yes.

To speed up our exploration of printed molds while reserving press time for clients, we invested in a small tabletop press from APSX based out of Ohio. Acquiring the dedicated press for printed mold experimentation proved to be the difference maker.

The Power of Improvement

The Power of Improvement

When investments are made to improve the Catalyst process, we consider that a win for clients as well as the company. Client benefits are numerous, but of most importance are shortened lead times, repeatability, improved component quality and batch consistency.

Back To School

Back To School

“I appreciate any opportunity to help nurture the creative and inventive spirit of students, with the hope that it will help propel our community’s innovation in the future.” – Catalyst VP of Product Development, Andrew Mendenhall.

7 Keys To Reshoring

7 Keys To Reshoring

You’re not alone if you think the news cycle has been a bit much to handle lately. Among all the shocking headlines vying for our attention, there’s been a recurring theme: The (still) broken global supply chain.
It seems like we have been talking about supply chain issues for a loooong time now. Wait, we have!

Mass Appeal

Mass Appeal

“We like to be very interactive with our clients, and I think that helps them get engaged in the process. And then we can help the world see their dreams in that way. It’s pretty exciting for me.”

Catalyst Product Development Group