Rifle Suppressor Redesign

SGW Designworks was hired by a client to conduct production troubleshooting and finite element analysis for a rifle suppressor line that was encountering failures during testing.

Our team performed extensive engineering analysis on the client’s design and identified areas where the production of the product could lead to failure. We then worked with the customer to alter their production methods to reach a higher quality of final product with a significant reduction in failures.

The results enabled the company produce a better suppressor and save money by reducing warranty claims.

SGW Designworks has worked with numerous small arms companies for a variety of applications including military, law enforcement, and sporting goods. The work has included efforts to optimize parts, analyze designs and develop completely new systems.

Additionally, our small arms work has included exploratory engineering for entirely new types of sporting good products.

Engineering analysis involves the application of scientific analytic principles and processes to reveal the properties and state of a system, device or mechanism under study.

Read more about our work with small arms, military products, and our engineering analysis capabilities by visiting our blog.

Engineering Analysis Redesign

Featured Projects

Aero Specialties JetGo 900

Aero Specialties JetGo 900

A New Design for the Market Leader Aero Specialties is a leader in the Ground Support Equipment (GSE) market. Their products are used in the operation of airports and air bases world wide. Their existing lineup of JetGo ground power units includes a diesel hybrid...

Strong-Wall® Wood Shear Walls

Strong-Wall® Wood Shear Walls

The Strong-Wall Wood Shear Wall is a structural wall product by Simpson Strong-Tie used in the construction of homes and other structures. SGW Designworks provides development support for the manufacturing processes used by Simpson Strong-Tie at their factory in...

Bayer Seed Grabber

Bayer Seed Grabber

Our team was approached by Bayer Crop Science to provide Optimized Design Services for a piece of custom research equipment to enable Bayer scientists to more easily accomplish tests of product. The device was an improved vacuum suction system used to plant large...

Have a Project in Mind?

Let’s Get Building!

Contact Us

3131 W State Street #230 Boise, Idaho 83703

(208) 391-4000

info@sgwdesignworks.com