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Design, Engineering and Prototyping

You have a Product Idea or an urgent need to upgrade your product to stay competitive in the market or increase market share. We at Lodestar have the Design and Engineering expertise and the tools to make that vision a reality.

Analysis Driven Product Design and Development is our Core Competency

Our Design & Engineering services combined with our Custom manufacturing solutions have helped customers increase sales by over 15% and reduce cost by over 25%.

Concept Design and Redesign

Our designers have expertise in various engineering fields and utilize the latest CAD tools such as SolidWorks and CREO for Modeling and Virtual validation and conduct Finite Element Analysis (FEA).

Reverse Engineering

WE have extensive Reverse Engineering capabilities. Our equipment consists of a Faro Edge 7 axis 9ft Arm – HD scanner with touch probe capabilities; a Mitutoyo AE-122 CMM, a Brown and Sharpe 15-22-10 CMM; and Numerous manual measuring tools and gauges.


We utilize 3D printing to build prototypes to check for Fit and for ensure that design requirements are met.