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  Topic: Building a full size vidphon
electronic_matt

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PostForum: Replica and Screen Used Props   Posted: Wed May 17, 2017 9:56 pm   Subject: Building a full size vidphon
This frame is looking very good/sturdy...what kind of material are you going to use for the shell?

I may try vacuum forming the sides and top part
  Topic: Building a full size vidphon
electronic_matt

Replies: 25
Views: 11513

PostForum: Replica and Screen Used Props   Posted: Tue May 16, 2017 5:14 pm   Subject: Building a full size vidphon
Been doing a few more bits today, the main frame is now done

If anyone is interested in purchasing a frame kit, please PM me and I'll give you a price + shipping

I'm going to re-cut the vinyl as ...
  Topic: Building a full size vidphon
electronic_matt

Replies: 25
Views: 11513

PostForum: Replica and Screen Used Props   Posted: Sun May 14, 2017 9:25 pm   Subject: Building a full size vidphon
Yep still going at it, this is as far as I've got today with the front panel, cut from matte black vinyl, still got to weed out the instruction text, it's not for the faint hearted!

I may end up j ...
  Topic: Building a full size vidphon
electronic_matt

Replies: 25
Views: 11513

PostForum: Replica and Screen Used Props   Posted: Sun May 14, 2017 4:13 pm   Subject: Building a full size vidphon
Back then, I'm guessing that would have been letraset rubdown type in terms of font selections. The typeface looks like frankfurter medium.

Thank you! yes frankfurter medium looks like the one Smile
  Topic: Building a full size vidphon
electronic_matt

Replies: 25
Views: 11513

PostForum: Replica and Screen Used Props   Posted: Sat May 13, 2017 7:26 pm   Subject: Building a full size vidphon
I am back on this now, and I'm looking for help to find out which fonts were used.

Could anyone help with the name of the font used on the front panel, the part that says transmitting, start, stop ...
  Topic: 1/6 Parking Meter
electronic_matt

Replies: 12
Views: 11340

PostForum: Studio Scale   Posted: Sat Aug 01, 2015 5:58 pm   Subject: 1/6 Parking Meter
How tall is it? 6 inches?


-MJ

No 22cm or about 8.6inch
  Topic: 1/6 Parking Meter
electronic_matt

Replies: 12
Views: 11340

PostForum: Studio Scale   Posted: Fri Jul 31, 2015 7:36 pm   Subject: 1/6 Parking Meter
Very nicely done! I would be interested but my wife will kill me Wink
Ben or others could be in for the taking.

I am re-doing the base, it has 4 horizontal parts not 3.

If you are inter ...
  Topic: 1/6 Parking Meter
electronic_matt

Replies: 12
Views: 11340

PostForum: Studio Scale   Posted: Thu Jul 30, 2015 6:20 pm   Subject: 1/6 Parking Meter
All parts printed, just test fitting them...

Would anyone else be interested in making one of these? I could do you a set of prints, for a price?

http://i1343.photobucket.com/albums/o793/mattjuk ...
  Topic: 1/6 Parking Meter
electronic_matt

Replies: 12
Views: 11340

PostForum: Studio Scale   Posted: Thu Jul 30, 2015 10:24 am   Subject: 1/6 Parking Meter
Very good...but one pipe is missing: a bent one at the rear of the first tear of the parking meter Wink

ah yes don't worry, I've not forgotten what one, I am using actual wire for that.
  Topic: 1/6 Parking Meter
electronic_matt

Replies: 12
Views: 11340

PostForum: Studio Scale   Posted: Thu Jul 30, 2015 7:34 am   Subject: 1/6 Parking Meter
Working on a 1/6 scale parking meter, have all the 3D files design, printed the top part, which I will probably do a clear dome for the top light and spray red, and clear part for the lower light, wil ...
  Topic: Parking meter opinions needed. I want to offer a kit.
electronic_matt

Replies: 26
Views: 19724

PostForum: Studio Scale   Posted: Tue Jul 28, 2015 1:09 pm   Subject: Parking meter opinions needed. I want to offer a kit.
Does anyone have any other good quality photos of the parking meter? I feel like 3D printing one
  Topic: Blade Runner on the BIG screen
electronic_matt

Replies: 1
Views: 2488

PostForum: Blade Runner General Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 15, 2014 9:13 pm   Subject: Blade Runner on the BIG screen
Not sure how many of the UK Blade Runner fans on here were aware that some VUE cinemas in the UK screened Blade Runner the final cut, last night 14/12/14, so decided to take the decision and go see it ...
  Topic: Scale model Vid Phon
electronic_matt

Replies: 21
Views: 16600

PostForum: Studio Scale   Posted: Mon Dec 15, 2014 8:40 pm   Subject: Scale model Vid Phon
Would you be willing to share your 3D CAD files and the stickers? I have a 3D printer, so I can make my own. I just don't have the graphic design skills to make the front face.

Not at the moment, ...
  Topic: Scale model Vid Phon
electronic_matt

Replies: 21
Views: 16600

PostForum: Studio Scale   Posted: Mon Dec 08, 2014 6:27 pm   Subject: Scale model Vid Phon
Very nice! Smile Maybe casting these in metalic powdered resin could work and save time and money on the printing. Anyone had any experience with that?

Would that involve making a silicone mould?
  Topic: Scale model Vid Phon
electronic_matt

Replies: 21
Views: 16600

PostForum: Studio Scale   Posted: Thu Dec 04, 2014 9:26 pm   Subject: Scale model Vid Phon
Thanks for the kind words Very Happy

Few more pics with a mock up for the front panel, will do this better later on

http://i1343.photobucket.com/albums/o793/mattjuk81/IMG_5578_zps6cc45f17.jpg

http: ...
  Topic: Scale model Vid Phon
electronic_matt

Replies: 21
Views: 16600

PostForum: Studio Scale   Posted: Thu Dec 04, 2014 7:45 pm   Subject: Scale model Vid Phon
Printed a 1/6th scale one today, took 7 hours Shocked even with quite thin side walls, I'd be up for printing some if others want some? I'm planning to get the front printed as a proper sticker and m ...
  Topic: Scale model Vid Phon
electronic_matt

Replies: 21
Views: 16600

PostForum: Studio Scale   Posted: Tue Dec 02, 2014 5:27 pm   Subject: Scale model Vid Phon
That's awesome! Any plans to offer these out? Smile

Not sure, I might, a 1/6th scale one would take quite a while to print
  Topic: Scale model Vid Phon
electronic_matt

Replies: 21
Views: 16600

PostForum: Studio Scale   Posted: Mon Dec 01, 2014 8:36 pm   Subject: Scale model Vid Phon
This is a little scale model Vid Phon I've been working on, this is just a smaller test 3D print, before I do a 1/6th scale backlit illuminated model.

I'm still also working on a full size one Wink
...
  Topic: Parking meter opinions needed. I want to offer a kit.
electronic_matt

Replies: 26
Views: 19724

PostForum: Studio Scale   Posted: Mon Dec 01, 2014 12:19 pm   Subject: Parking meter opinions needed. I want to offer a kit.
Don't know if you already have this photo or if it's of any use?


http://i1343.photobucket.com/albums/o793/mattjuk81/street_zps0459d766.jpg
  Topic: Parking meter opinions needed. I want to offer a kit.
electronic_matt

Replies: 26
Views: 19724

PostForum: Studio Scale   Posted: Sat Nov 29, 2014 3:46 pm   Subject: Parking meter opinions needed. I want to offer a kit.
When you say offer a kit, what would it be made from? injection moulded plastic? also what scale were you thinking as in 1:12, 1:16. etc..?
 
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