Big Picture - May 2016 - (Page 36)

New York Pro Sign and Graphics (Columbus, wasn't thwarted by severe venting insets or undercarriage compartments when wrapping this bus for Ohio University in Athens. The shop created custom panels for each tricky spot; the full 650-squarefoot wrap was printed with an HP Designjet L25500 onto 3M IJ180cv3 and 3M 8519 luster laminate. "Is this really for McDonald's?" one passerby asked as two installers worked on a window graphic promoting the chain's new fresh ingredients and customizable sandwiches. S2K Graphics ( provided the signage, printed on an HP Scitex FB7600 onto Contra Vision Backlite perforated film, for two locations in the city. May 2016 Florida Dallas England BIG PICTURE Ohio Trinity Graphic ( was called in to update the Mote Marine Laboratory's fish tank at the Sarasota airport. The shop's Matthew Doniger says the wrap, printed on 3M Controltac 180-10 with an HP Latex 3000, was complex: "You can't wrap a circular graphic the way you'd wrap the side of a truck." A checkered floor was not the right fit for a "true Texas girl," so Graphic Image Flooring (Minneapolis, teamed with local installer Heritage Floors to bring personality to their female client's office. The graphic features layers of reclaimed wood and vinyl printed with a Vutek GS3250 onto G-Floor Graphic material from Better Life Technology. The University of Derby added a $15-million sports facility last year and called upon MX Display ( uk) for fabric displays and wall and window graphics to add finishing touches. The shop used a Vutek GS3250LX Pro and Mactac WW 300 for the vinyl components and a Mimaki JV5-320DS for the fabric. 36

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Big Picture - May 2016

Big Picture - May 2016
Wide Angle
Business + Management
Outside the Gamut
Can Print Shops Benefit from 3D Printing?
Beyond Water

Big Picture - May 2016