White’s TREASUREmaster Metal Detector

White’s Electronics is a family-owned company that manufactures the best metal detectors for recreation, security, and industry.

TREASUREmaster is the budget tier product of a new lineup of metal detectors that also includes TREASUREpro.  Features include large screen display, common & easy user-replaceable AA battery power, sealed electrical connectors, ¼” headphone jack, water resistant, lightweight and compatibility with existing accessories.

As White’s strategy is focused on outsourcing mechanical and manufacturing engineering, Andrews-Cooper engaged to provide those resources to a joint A-C and White’s project involving a 3rd party industrial design firm.

We produced the following results:

  • Updated Product Designs, Processes & Methodologies and Assembly Capabilities
  • Aggressive schedule met on a tight budget
  • Water resistant & manufacturable product
  • Two variations of the product successfully released to the market

A-C Responsibilities

  • Mechanical Design of Parts/Assembly
  • Design for Manufacture (DFM)
  • Design for Assembly (DFA)
  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA) – key structural components
  • Manufacturing
    • Tool read package
    • Support during tooling phase

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