73% of electrical engineers say a professional prototype can enhance their business chance of a sale at a show or during a sales presentation by between 40 – 80%, states Fascia Graphics.

Research also found that 97% of engineers who use membrane keypad or graphic overlay prototypes are predicting that the digital prototyping industry will grow over the next five years; while 46% stated that allowing modifications to the product before paying out for artwork and tools is the key benefit. A similar number of engineers also cited fast turnaround and reduced cost.

Paul Bennett, managing director, said that Fascia’s rapid digital prototyping service offers a solution by meeting challenges involved in driving down production time and reducing the costs.