We make custom, 3D topographic models using CNC machining and laser marking technology.
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Quality Models Since 1992
Custom Topographic Models
Architectural base model for Westminster, Colorado, development.
Model with buildings, trees and objects such as tires and cars.
High resolution architecture detail.
Model size: 6" x 9". Street names approximately .02" high.
1" = 600', 3:1 vertical, USGS .15meter image, USGA 3 meter digital elevation model (DEM), .35" total relief
Model size: 27"x 48" with 4.5" relief, 1" = 500' scale, USGS 3 meter lidar Digital Elevation Model, USGS 1.6 meter orthoimage.
Twin Sisters Range, Washington
Scale: 1" = 1400' Image: USGS 1 meter orthoimagery Shape: USGS 10 meter Digital Elevation Model
Mount St Helens
Standard laser marked model. Scale: 1" = 2000', shape from USGS 10 meter Digital Elevation Model, image USGS 1 meter orthoimage
Westwater Canyon, Utah, rafting area
1:30000 scale, USGS 10 meter shape data, USGS 1 meter orthoimage
Westwater Canyon, Utah, Close Up
San Francisco, Golden Gate Bridge
Standard laser marked model. USGS 3 meter lidar data, USGS 1 meter image, Scale: 1" = 2000', 21" x 21" with .74" relief
Downtown Columbus, Ohio
Top model 1" = 200'. Bottom model 1" = 1000'. State of Ohio lidar data and image.
High View Ranch Sign
Painted sign, courtesy Frank Wright.
Two Sided Shape
Small map 1000 data points per inch (1000000 data points per square inch) , .005" tool
Laser Marking Process
Foam is 1) cut into a shape, 2) coated, 3) the image is marked on the shape surface. Golden, Colorado, between the North & South Table Mountains, 8" x 24", 1" = 1000'
Model Shops Architects Engineers Government Mining Transportation Legal
Lake Isabelle, Washington. Finished laser marked model by