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Re: Decal of the week [Re: pooch] #215155
09/24/08 1:07 am
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Hah, I've been away a while.
But to answer the question; You need an artist at that point. The picture is too fuzzy for any program to handle.


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Re: Decal of the week [Re: Gunk] #223707
11/15/08 7:47 pm
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Dare I ask... I was trying to find someone to do these in a transfer, but as I struck out, a decal is just as good...

But wow... those graphics above look awesome..!!

Cheers..!!

Ron

Re: Decal of the week [Re: Ron - in California R.I.P.] #225377
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Re: Decal of the week [Re: Gunk] #225378
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Re: Decal of the week [Re: Gunk] #226777
12/05/08 3:57 pm
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Gunk:
Excellent work on the decals...how 'bout more Triumph decals?

What scanner are you using to scan the decals? What software are you saving them with?

Keep up the good work....

Dave
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Re: Decal of the week [Re: DH] #227004
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Any scanner will work.
I use three software mostly.
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, and a sign making software called "omega" by Gerber Scientific.

I can make Triumph stuff, or any kind of design I find interesting.
But I'm not automatically familiar with every bike and year and model I'm afraid.
It seems to work well if people post a half decent picture of what they want.
I re-draw all my artwork so there is no copyright issue.

I guess I do a lot of BSA cause that's the way I roll.
But I have collected pictures and links to artwork for a lot of marques.
Put in a request!

Ron, if you are looking in. I have access to the printer all next week and I will finish those stars for you.

Cheers,
Gunk


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Re: Decal of the week [Re: Gunk] #227796
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Thanks for this , Here's a picture of how they came out.


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Re: Decal of the week [Re: norbsa48503] #227820
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Very sharp!
I should mention that the "gold" (actually brass) will fade very quickly.
If it was mine... I would make sure I have a few copies of the stencil so I could touch it up year to year.
It MIGHT be a good idea to cover it up with some clear. Maybe I should do some experiments.


BTW, you clearly have too many BSA's, good on ya.


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Re: Decal of the week [Re: Morgan aka Admin] #253029
05/11/09 2:33 am
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Originally Posted By: Morgan
This is something I like and as admin of this site I would be happy to create a page with links to these AI files.


Cheers clap


I scrolled back through the thread and sorry if I overlooked it, but are the links available to the .ai files?

thanks!

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