Different artifacts, designed to be manufactured by different production systems, possess particular characteristics.
(a) For each
of the following production systems, choose an artifact that would be
suitable for manufacture by that system:
how the work of the designer may vary according to the system of production
Select a product, that you have made during your A-level Design and Technology course, which could be developed for industrial manufacture.
and describe the product.
Fig. 6 shows a family motor car. The bodywork of such cars is normally manufactured from mild steel sheet.
the design developments that have allowed a reduction in the amount of
material used in the body while maintaining adequate strength and rigidity.
The method of manufacture of many mass-produced products or components has changed in recent years as a result of the development of production techniques.
a product or component in which the mass production method has changed