Research and Development

Services: Product Design and Development, Prototype Development

Contact: Max Udovich, Faculty

Address: 120 N 2nd Ave W , Duluth, MN 55802

Phone: 218.733.7676



Rapid Prototyping & Design

As a child, did you ever imagine making something appear out of thin air? Something amazing! A toy you really wanted? Your own convertible, perhaps? Learn 3D printing, rapid prototyping and design and make your dreams a reality! The rapid prototyping and design certificate at Lake Superior College in Duluth, MN is a great way to enter an exciting and emerging field. Design, manufacture and test 3D models of ideas or parts. 3D printing and other rapid prototyping methods are much faster and more flexible than traditional manufacturing methods.

Learn how to create prototypes of existing mechanical components
Analyze, inspect, measure and test an existing mechanical component
Produce computer-aided drawing and assembly
Select proper prototype process
Create prototype of product using prototyping equipment including 3D printers
Make changes in models to achieve a working product.

Lake Superior College serves the Northland, Arrowhead, Duluth MN Superior WI MSA, Aitkin, Carlton, Cook, Itasca, Koochiching, Lake, and St. Louis county areas.