Project Description


An existing Defond customer together with a major lawn and garden manufacturer contacted DNA Group for a state –of-the-art lawn tractor solution they had recently developed. For a successful project, DNA Group needed to include a programmable logic controller and addressable human interface in the new tractor design.


  • Aggressive product launch timeline
  • Maintain a low budget
  • Needed to be digitally controlled

Services Performed

  • 7 function PCB assembly for digital control
  • Multiple Design iterations
  • Provided several prototypes and samples, even within weeks of mass production


  • Design input solved several concept issues
  • Identified a lower cost solution
  • Created a customized starter switch

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