CREATE YOUR SIGNAGE WITH 3D PRINTING
3D PRINTING IS THE PERFECT TOOL TO GIVE YOUR SIGN-MAKING BUSINESS AN EDGE
Our customer was looking for a way to reproduce a small series of cast bronze letters however the standard casting technique proved to be too expensive for such a short run.
THE MAKEITQUICK WAY
We explored various options from acrylic and metalised paints to more advance casting techniques all involving 3D printing at some point along the way.
After a series of tests we decided to go for our RTV process, perfect for small batches of parts with a specific finish requirement.
It all starts from a 3D model of the fonts that we are looking to reproduce.
This is done on our 3D CAD software and printed on our high resolution resin machines to give us the pattern that we’ll be using in the molding process.
Once the pattern is ready we prepare a silicone mold from it and we’re ready to cast our mixture of resin and real metal powder.
The last step consists of cleaning and polishing the letters to give them that perfectly tarnished look.
Client: JFK Signs London
Turnaround: 3 weeks from CAD modelling to shipping
Process: High Detail Resin Printing, RTV Moulding
Materials: Epoxy Resins, Silicone, Urethane Resins, Metal Powders and Additives
Cost: < £1000.00
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF 3D PRINTING YOUR SIGNS?
Faster and more accurate output
From 3D model to real part in a matter of hours. Is that simple!
3D Printing enables you to break the boundaries and limits of traditional laser cutting and engraving manufacturing. If you can imagine it, we can print it.
This is one of the most important factors, especially when it comes to bespoke signage and exposition models the costs in labour and post-processing are significantly reduced.
Offer a broader range of services to your Customers
The technology represents a breakthrough for any business involved in sign making opening new income streams in an ever more competitive industry.
Why choose MakeitQuick ?
Our service is built around your needs.
From first consultation to delivery we take care of every detail
to make sure your project will be a success.
STRIVING FOR PERFECTION