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Re: My Rotomat Juwel and Duomat penny arcades

Postby liquorbox » Wed Feb 14, 2018 12:11 am

Well that print place fell through.
They priced it at $139 + taxes !!!
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Re: My Rotomat Juwel and Duomat penny arcades

Postby coppinpr » Wed Feb 14, 2018 10:51 am

I'm not completely surprised at the price quoted. In the UK the price varies a lot but is never cheap. Of course we in the UK know nothing about general prices in Canada but I'd guess that quote was too high but a price around $100 might be expected.

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Re: My Rotomat Juwel and Duomat penny arcades

Postby liquorbox » Wed Feb 14, 2018 1:53 pm

Vistaprint online shows that a print for a window decal ( inside installed ) would be $25 + tax but they only list white or transparent as backgrounds on order sheet.
Their online ordering also sets the image to fit the page and allows you to size it from there but without anything to indicate outcome size.
In this case size does matter!
I will be trying to contact them today.

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Re: My Rotomat Juwel and Duomat penny arcades

Postby coppinpr » Wed Feb 14, 2018 2:41 pm

you could always add your own mirror finish to the back of the vista print clear version :!?!:

having had a look at their web site you would need to increase the size of your design by adding a border round your needed size to make the size up to 60cm by 60cm, then remove the border when it arrives leaving you with the correct size

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Re: My Rotomat Juwel and Duomat penny arcades

Postby liquorbox » Wed Feb 14, 2018 9:13 pm

Going with the transparent vinyl at a cost of $31.05 total.
Still will need to add mirroring.
Attached is the image I used to order as a PDF and another as a JPEG.
It has the proper transparency, the canvas has been enlarged for print on a 18" x 24" sheet and the image is placed to the side a bit on the canvas so the image isn't cut off by the printer.
Duomat Final pdf
Duomat final.jpg

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Re: My Rotomat Juwel and Duomat penny arcades

Postby liquorbox » Sun Feb 25, 2018 12:31 pm

Print company just put it in the mail.
Won't get it till the end of next week.
Talk about slow!!
Here is the image.
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Re: My Rotomat Juwel and Duomat penny arcades

Postby liquorbox » Sat Mar 03, 2018 8:31 pm

Not a good picture due to lighting in the man cave.
The print job could have been better since I had it done at Vistaprint.
Still need to do the mirror background.
That will have to wait for warmer weather because I'm going to use the spray on.
IMG_0762a.jpg

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Re: My Rotomat Juwel and Duomat penny arcades

Postby liquorbox » Fri Jan 10, 2020 7:56 pm

Just an update on how this has held up.
It is out in an unheated man cave so it is subject to hot, cold, damp or dry conditions.
Been out there a couple years now and has held up quite well.
I thought it might pull loose a bit but it still looks new.
I'm quite happy with how it turned out.
The people I've had over have never seen one of these but none suspected this was not original.

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Re: My Rotomat Juwel and Duomat penny arcades

Postby pennymachines » Sat Jan 11, 2020 10:42 pm

Thanks for the update. Did you go with the mirror spray or a mirror backing?

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Re: My Rotomat Juwel and Duomat penny arcades

Postby liquorbox » Mon Jan 13, 2020 12:00 pm

Used the spray.


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