kestrel design
Capabilities
Over the past 20 years, Kestrel Design has developed mechanical and electromechanical products for a wide range of industries including consumer, medical, industrial, and aerospace.  A broad array of proven capabilities has been applied to these programs.

Proven Capabilities include:

Engineering
mechanical and electromechanical engineering
thermal analysis, heat transfer
shock, vibration, and dynamics analysis
structured problem solving, design methodology
finite element analysis, FEA
2D and 3D CAD, solid modeling
material selection
tolerance analysis
testing and experimental verification
manufacturing process selection
component selection and sourcing
cost analysis

 

 
Program
detailed development planning, cost and schedule
product specification and requirements analysis
competitive analysis
system design and product architecture
prototype implementation
detailed design
production documentation
vendor management
tooling development and support
regulatory compliance support

 

 
System
mechanism design
machine design
fluid system design
invention and concept development
electronics packaging
instrumentation, sensing
kinematics, motion control systems
thermal control
enclosure design
 
Component Design
injection molded
CNC machine, turnings
sheet metal forming
stamping
screw machine
casting
photochemical machining
extrusion
dip brazing
weldments
wire form
PCB mechanical
converted sheet, film

 

 
Software Tools
3D CAD
2D CAD
FEA
graphics
spreadsheet analysis
collaboration