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Modern Classic - Steve Harper Interview

Modern Classic - Steve Harper Interview

Thu 24th March 2016

In late 2015 Keith Adams of Modern Classic interviewed Steve Harper in his Studio about this past...

SHADO offers a wide spectrum of Model making & Prototype capabilities, at our Studio’s, or as Consultants at your own facilities, which include the following:

  • Rolling Modelling Buck Construction
  • Proportion Evaluation Foam Models
  • Professionally Sculpted Scale Clay Models up to fully detailed Full Size Clay models
  • Di-Noc or Fully Painted models
  • Scale & Full Size Foam/Fibreglass Presentation models
  • 3 or 5 AXIS CAD/CAM production of ALIAS design or ICEM-surf A1 Design Surfaces
  • Parts & Detail Models
  • Models of Accessories schemes either modelled separately or in-situ
  • Production of Exterior only Exhibition / Concept Vehicles
  • See-Through Show Vehicle Models
  • Production of integrated Exterior & Interior Concept Cars
  • Ergonomic Bucks for Human Factors Evaluations
  • Simple Foam & Card Models of Interior Layout themes
  • Construction of Interior Modelling Bucks & Interior Seating Bucks
  • Professionally Sculpted Full Size Clay models of parts or the whole Interior
  • Presentation Foam/Fibreglass models of Components
  • 3 or 5 AXIS CAD/CAM production of ALIAS design or ICEM-surf A1 Design Surfaces
  • Finished & Detailed Models of Vehicle Instrument Panel / Seat / Trim / Instrumentation
  • Fully Trimmed & Detailed Seats
  • Proportion Evaluation Foam Models
  • Professionally Hand-Crafted Clay models of Sculptural Surfaces
  • Scale or 1:1 Foam or Fibreglass models
  • Chairs & Seating Models / Prototypes
  • 3 or 5 AXIS CAD/CAM production of ALIAS design or similar software developed models
  • SLA / SLS Parts and Assemblies
  • Ergonomic Test Pieces for Human Factors Evaluations
  • Painted & Detailed Presentation models
  • Development of Paint Colour Themes
  • Surface Finishes & Textures upon models
  • Creation of Master Samples for Colour Matching etc
  • Scale models for Film Sets
  • Scale Vehicle Models
  • Architectural Models
  • Dioramas - Toys - Play Sets
  • Exhibition Sets & Displays
  • Sculpture & 3D interpretations from sketch / screen or drawings
  • Model & Prototype Cost & Timing Programmes
  • Design & Modelling Team Co-ordination
  • Technical Modelling Support
  • Supplier Selection & Evaluation
  • Client & Supplier Support & Liaison
  • Manufacturing & Production Engineering Support
  • Model & Prototype Presentations for: Board Level - Client Management - Sales - Marketing Groups
  • Sourcing and Supervision of Master Tooling Models
  • Sourcing and Recommendations for Prototype Tooling Suppliers
  • Sourcing and Supervision of Prototype SLA / SLS / Fibreglass or Composite parts
  • Single or Low number Limited runs of Prototype Parts
  • Production of / or Sourcing of Fully Functional Working Prototypes

For an overview of Past Projects in this area, go to the PORTFOLIO / MODEL MAKING pages of the website.