The fastest and easiest way to design, price and build custom electronics enclosures.

Protocase Designer Support

We offer many resources to assist you in the design of your enclosure:

Protocase Designer User Forum

We set up this forum as a support channel for Protocase Designer users. You can ask questions, share experiences, report bugs, and check enhancements. Protocase Designer developers monitor and participate in the forum. We encourage experienced users to share their experience and expertise. We ask that users of this forum use it respectfully, and we will moderate where necessary.

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Protocase Designer Wiki

Our comprehensive wiki provides detailed information about all things Protocase Designer. From technical papers on enclosure design to step-by-step tutorials and Protocase manufacturing overviews, our Technical Wiki provides the in-depth knowledge to help you successfully design an enclosure according to your specifications.

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Contact Us

If you need help finding information, or canít seem to find what youíre looking for, send us an email and weíll be happy to help you!

Ask A Question

Use the Ask A Question interface in Protocase Designer to ask a question about your design. This will send the question, along with your enclosure design, to our technical team. We will get back to you within one business day.

Video Tutorials

General Approach (Introduction)
Demonstrating the most common features of Protocase Designer

Coordinate Systems and Approach
Use absolute coordinate system to align cutouts, select inside/outside face and select height of self-clinching fasteners.

Viewing Controls
View an enclosure in a three dimensional environment; using the Pan, Rotate, Zoom, Remove Cover, and Reset View Orientation tools.

Face Editor Part 1 - Basic Cutouts
An introduction to using the face editor including basic cutouts, editing cutouts, additional editing tools and tips for placing objects.

Face Editor Part 2
Using the face editorís advanced options for custom cutouts, built-in cutouts, hardware and the cutout library.

Face Editor Part 3 - Silkscreening
Walk through the process of adding a silkscreen to a face on an enclosure.

Creating Key Slot Cutouts
How to create standard Key Slot cutouts in Protocase Designer.

How to create a Double-D Cutout
Step-by-step process of creating double-d cutouts in Protocase Designer.

Requesting Quotes and Buy Orders
Shows the quick and easy process of instant online quotes and purchase orders