Making of a Faux Bronze Figure

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I had been meaning to do a full size figure in faux bronze for a long time and after the end of my work with Ripper Street, I had a few days to play around with it. Here is the result: 3D scan courtesy of Artec 3D. www.artec3d.com After a…

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Why a router is better than a laser

I intend to tell you some advantages of cnc router versus a laser cutter. Unfortunately LASERs are very vivid in the imagination of many people. But the truth is that as excellent as lasers are, they have a severe limitation. Read on to be at a distinct advantage when commissioning…

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CNC machine arrival

The large cnc router arrived just before christmas 2015. It was very heavy to move by hand but with 3 old scaffolding tubes and a few sheets of ply we got it into place in a few hours. That’s an animated GIF . Go on, click it! The new machine…

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From the Lab

Proptech is always interested in technical and skill development. This blog will detail some experiments we do and methods used. Hopefully it will be of interest to other modelmakers and inspiration to designers. Proptech operates an ‘opendoor’ policy. We believe the concept of trade secrets is an outdated philosophy. The…

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