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Manufacturing FAQs

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Danke Mold shares some of our manufacturing experience, summaries and thoughts in our company FAQS here.


1.Q: What  are  your  Payment  Terms?

A: We normally would request 100% upfront payment for prototype, prototyping tooling and injection molding production. While for production tooling, 50% upfront, and 50% upon sample approval. Terms can be negotiable with our long term relationship customers.

2.Q: What’s the advantage of working with Danke Mold?

A: Danke Mold has a strong engineering team, with wealth of manufacturing knowledge, and rich production experience, to provide solid technical support from early prototype to volume production. Danke Mold is also young, well-educated and self-motivated at innovating our production and management process, to provide our clients efficient, friendly and professional service, to ensure delivering our clients quality parts with best speed.

3.Q: How should I choose the manufacturing process?

A: It normally depends on the part structure, the forecasting needs and the part application. Our engineer will work with you kindly and professionally to guide you to choose the most suitable manufacturing solution.

4.Q: How long has Danke been in business ?

A: Danke Mold started business in early 2015. Even though it’s not long, our core management team has served lots of designers and engineers in the past 11 years, friendly, professionally and successfully. Our head designer and master are also with a wealth of experience in the tooling and prototyping industry after working in the field for more than 20 years.

5.Q: Is the lead time working days or calendar days?

A: Lead times are quoted in calendar days. But it doesn’t include the public holidays here, for example, Spring Festival, Mid-Autumn Day, May Day, and etc. Our engineers will notify this if there is any holiday during quoting or project management.

6.Q: What type of files is available for Danke?

A:IGES or STEP format is perfect for us. STL format is available for SLA process, but not available for the rest processes.

7.Q: How do I get a quote?

A:To get a quote for all of our services, simply email us via info@dankemold.com with 3D CAD model and project information. Our engineers will get back a detailed quote within 24 hours. If we find any concerns about the submitted design, detailed information on the potential manufacturing issues and suggested solutions will be provided.