August 10, 2017

Speed Your Medical Device Development with In-House Machining

When in-house machining is not an option, medical device engineers are forced to use outside companies for quotes and machining. Typical turnaround times can run from 2 to 6 weeks, depending on the complexity of the piece. And then what happens if the outside machining company gets it wrong – or if it turns out your specifications were not exactly right? Then you are waiting several more weeks to get a part you needed at […]
April 18, 2017

Medical Device Design Case Study: Communication is Key

At REV.1 Engineering, we work with many types of teams looking to bring their product to feasibility. Recently we worked with a physicians’ group that found our approach a refreshing change from what they’d been experiencing. This client was working with a “fixed bid” firm that needed product requirements clearly outlined up front, in engineering terms. This, of course, was not the physicians’ group’s specialty. Once they’d signed the contract, the firm essentially went dark […]
March 30, 2017

Medical Device Design Case Study: Achieving the Un-Achievable

At REV.1 Engineering, we’ve handled medical device product development for more than 120 products for 60+ clients. We specialize in complex, new-to-market products that require our innovative engineering approach. It’s not unusual for someone to bring us a product they’ve almost given up on. One such example is a recent client whose project had previously been at several other medical device development companies over the course of 8 years, before they were referred to REV.1. […]
February 22, 2017

Bending Medical Device Regulations?

At Rev.1 we pride ourselves in getting you to your project goals 2x Faster.  Typically, when we meet with clients for the first time, there are dozens of ways to speed up their project plan.  Cutting corners by breaking the law is NOT one of them. With a thorough knowledge of device regulations, we guide clients along the most efficient path through them.  Over the years, we have occasionally encountered a client who doesn’t fully understand […]