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Production Guild Awards 2018 – a wonderful journey from planning to presentation. Production – step 2: Waterjet cutting.

18/09/18

  This is perhaps the most crucial step to making the giving the awards their highly iconic “look”. Ken carefully marks out the position of the letters on the masking tape he applied in the previous step and drills small pilot holes so that the waterjet cutting process will not distort the pieces. We use local specialised businesses wherever possible when we have processes that...

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Production Guild Awards 2018 – a wonderful journey from planning to presentation. Production – step 1: Cutting the blank awards.

17/09/18

The first thing Ken does is carefully cut the five blank awards from a large section of 6082 –T6 aluminium bar stock. After cutting to size each piece is carefully handled and kept separately so not to damage the surface. Each piece is placed in our CNC 3 Axis Mill and each of the six faces is machined perfectly smooth and square. Ken then carefully sands each piece with progressively fi...

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Production Guild Awards 2018 – a wonderful journey from planning to presentation. Planning:

14/09/18

  Artem CEO Mike Kelt and Sales & Marketing Manager Paul Gorrie met with Production Guild Chief Executive Alison Small at Pinewood Studios to discuss the number and colour of the Awards that will be presented at the Ceremony – this year it is four Gold Awards and one Silver Award. Once we are back at Artem our Senior Engineer Ken White is briefed and begins to design the award. ...

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