‘Nothing is impossible’

Welcome to our first blog post of 2021. Let’s start by sharing a Fun Friday Fact …. ‘In the 1920s newly hired engineers at General Electric would be told, as a joke, to develop a frosted lightbulb. The experienced engineers believed this to be impossible. In 1925, newly hired Marvin Read more…

3D Scanning & Reverse Engineering

We decided to put our new 3D scanner through its paces and decided a great challenge would be to scan and model a complex part that was originally injection moulded. The part we scanned was the cover of a pass-through plug that measures hows much electricity a socket is using. Read more…

Making the impossible possible

3D Printing makes the impossible possible…. This 3D printed folding phone holder is a great example of a product that can be 3D printed, but not made using conventional machine tools. The holder is printed as a single piece, with a working hinge. When folded flat it is less than Read more…

Design Case Study 1

We often get asked how much our design and 3D print services cost. This is always a difficult question to answer because cost is very much dependant upon the amount of time we have to put into a project. Client confidentiality means there are not many projects we can share, Read more…

SLA Printing Service

White Horse CAD are proud to announce the launch of a NEW 3D SLA Printing Service. We have invested in a Zortrax Inkspire Stereolithography (SLA) 3D printer.  This new 3D SLA Printing Service allows us to print highly detailed parts such as the the “AmeraLabs Town” shown below. To give you Read more…

Tablet Holder

Anyone who is intrigued about 3D printing or loves high tech gadgets would love to own one of these holders. They are suitable for mobile phones and tablets up to 10.5″ (267mm) in size (corner to corner). They would make a great gift for friends, family or even as promotional Read more…

Take 2 on Design Evolution

This happens a lot in product design… You think you have the perfect design for your product and then you think… It’s a good design, but, it does not look new or fresh. Then you start to think about the problem from a different angle. This is Take 2 on Read more…

Design Evolution

Where will your next idea take you? The process of Design Evolution can be quite interesting…. We designed a desktop business card holder as a marketing tool to demonstrate not only CAD design, but also our 3D printing services at a networking event. A client at the event said, “That’s really Read more…

White Horse CAD Watch Charger

White Horse CAD Watch Charger We designed the White Horse CAD Watch Charger to charge an Apple Watch in night stand mode. Why? because, I wanted somewhere to charge my watch in the office that was also branded and 100% unique. We plan to start selling these in a choice Read more…