Commercial, Industrial and Government Product Developmet.

Southwest Prototyping can help get your next product to market.

Hardware Development

Southwest Prototyping has the skill and experience to help you solve your next hardware challenge.  We can quickly provide you with a microcontroller based system leveraging a past design, or build you a custom system with the latest microprocessor or FPGA. If your next project requires an RF component or mixed signal processing, we have the team you need for success.

Complete Hardware Solutions

Our hardware team at Southwest Prototyping has extensive experience in providing custom solutions in the following areas:

  • Wireless devices
  • Microcontroller/microprocessor-based devices
  • European/Domestic RFID devices (866/915Mhz)
  • Quad-band Cellular (700/900/1960/2150Mhz)
  • Custom 433/915Mhz devices
  • Proprietary over-the-air protocol development
  • Custom antenna solutions, Telematics
  • Smart-grid devices, Secure remote triggering 
  • Handheld, low power & battery powered devices
  • Automotive solutions, planning, integration and test

PCB Design and Manufacturing

  • Schematic capture
  • PCB layout and routing
  • Design for embedded systems & microcontrollers
  • Design and layout for RF & mixed analog systems
  • Design for manufacturing (DFM)
  • Low to medium volume PCB assembly
  • Custom product enclosures and packaging
  • Electrical, Functional and User acceptance testing

System Integration

Our team has experience in custom electrical design as well as COTS (Commercial Off The Shelf) system integration. When you need a high level of functionality within a compressed schedule, let us help you design a system around already designed and tested commercially available components.

  • Wireless modules including WiFi, ZigBee & Bluetooth
  • Wired communications components including Ethernet, USB, Firewire & variants of serial communication
  • Audio & Video compression, decompression and displays


If your target is a microcontroller, we can help.  Our team has specific experience developing for the following platforms:

  • Atmel AVRs
  • SiLabs 8051
  • Microchip PIC
  • ARM
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