The Mk5 gauge was required to be tough, impact resistant, waterproof and simple to operate. The use in harsh environments was the foremost design requirement with function dictating the form. The final ergonomic shape makes it ideal for operators with gloved hands. A combination of polycarbonate and rubber TPE creates sealed windows for the displays and a durable outer body.
WDL: industrial design concepts through to engineering in Pro/ENGINEER, UK tooling.
“We wanted to work with a design firm that would genuinely listen and care about the detail that was essential to us. They also needed to be skilled enough to bring to bear a genuine depth of experience and expertise. We are exceptionally pleased with WDL and really look forward to working with them again.”
Cygnus Instruments Managing Director