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Simple. Sporty. Dressed Up Aluminum Trim.

Posted by Vicky Bowie

Feb 4, 2015 9:45:00 AM

 

process
Brushed Aluminum
Screen Printed Aluminum

application

2015 Polaris Slingshot

challenge
Dress up interior with aluminum trim

solution

The Design team at Polaris wanted to find a way to incorporate aluminum trim into the interior decoration for their new vehicle. 

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Topics: Aluminum Trim, Brushed Aluminum, Motorcycle, Exterior

Elegant Aluminum Nameplate with Minimal Investment

Posted by Vicky Bowie

Aug 29, 2014 2:51:00 PM

 


 

 

 

 

 

process
Etched Aluminum
Brushed  Aluminum

application
Furniture Label

challenge
• Design cost effective branding for premium furniture

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Topics: Brushed Aluminum, case study, Etched, Furniture

Volvo R-Series - Racing Stripe

Posted by Vicky Bowie

Feb 13, 2014 9:30:00 AM

 


 


 


 

process
Crimped Aluminum
Engine Striped Aluminum
Screen Printed Aluminum

application
Volvo R-Series Center Console

challenge
Develop interior finish to mimic exterior racing stripe

solution

Working directly with the Volvo Design Group, our Wales, UK Design team developed a sporty finish, taking a classic exterior racing stripe and placing it inside the car. 

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Topics: Aluminum, Aluminum Trim, Automotive, Mechanical Finishes

Consistent Decoration Across Component Parts

Posted by Vicky Bowie

Jul 17, 2013 3:00:00 PM

process
Embossed Aluminum 
Screen Print

application
Oroscoptic Dental Loupe 

challenge
Consistent decoration across multiple component parts and different product colors

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Topics: Aluminum, Texture, Embossing, Medical Equipment, case study

Cell Phone Pad

Posted by Vicky Bowie

May 9, 2013 8:00:00 AM

process
Brushed aluminum
Aluminm in-mold  
Chemical Etch

application
Cadillac Escalade 

challenge
•Upgrade look of existing rubber mat in console armrest by integrating aluminum and plastic trim into one component

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Topics: Automotive, Brushed Aluminum, Aluminum In-mold, Etched, Materials and Processes

One Carrier for Three Authentic Materials

Posted by Kelly Kjos

Oct 29, 2012 11:30:00 AM


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Topics: Aluminum Trim, Automotive, Brushed Aluminum

Victory Motorcycle Badge

Posted by Kelly Kjos

Sep 5, 2012 10:54:00 AM


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Topics: Motorcycle, Embossing

Machined Aluminum Trim | Dodge Charger

Posted by Kelly Kjos

May 23, 2012 7:53:00 AM

 

process
Aluminum In-mold
Machined Edge
Engine Turn

application
Dodge Charger shifter bezel

challenge

• develop a cost-effective option for creating a crisp mating edge on aluminum trim

solution

Machined aluminum trim offers several advantages in part design. Key benefits in look and functionality are:

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Topics: Automotive, Aluminum In-mold, case study

Land Rover Range Rover Evoque

Posted by Kelly Kjos

Feb 29, 2012 8:20:00 AM

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Topics: Aluminum, Automotive, Aluminum In-mold, Customization

Cobra Radar Detector Trim

Posted by Mitch Larson

Nov 8, 2011 10:32:00 AM

  

process
Multi-faceted Formed Aluminum
Screen Printed Aluminum

application
Cobra Radar Detectors

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Topics: Aluminum Trim, Custom Patterns, case study

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The Identity Solutions Blog is a series of case studies covering aluminum and plastic trim and nameplates.

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