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Re: Apollo Decals

Postby robbie d » Sat Apr 21, 2012 4:29 pm

but gimp is not vector, it's great for photos though.
I'll upload what I create so people can use them
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Re: Apollo Decals

Postby GT_WPN » Sat Apr 21, 2012 7:44 pm

Here you go guys, im looking to jump on board if someone can get them printed up, Usually the more printed the cheaper the cost per decal.
But i need Gold with Black outlining and as mentioned above i know of a few others that are keen as well.

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Head badge - 64mm high 45mm wide

Downtube - 152mm wide + 3mm clear boarder
22mm high + 3mm clear boarder
Gold print - 6mm
Black outline - 2mm

Probably cheaper to just get them printed onto a rectangle clear peice rather than getting them cut out around the script.
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Re: Apollo Decals

Postby rkelsen » Sat Apr 21, 2012 9:21 pm

robbie d wrote:but gimp is not vector

Inkscape then: http://inkscape.org/

There is open source software available for pretty much everything. :)
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Apollo Decals

Postby singlespeedscott » Sat Apr 21, 2012 9:30 pm

I need some for a 85 kuwahara built Apollo V that I found.
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Re: Apollo Decals

Postby robbie d » Sat Apr 21, 2012 10:38 pm

rkelsen wrote:
robbie d wrote:but gimp is not vector

Inkscape then: http://inkscape.org/

There is open source software available for pretty much everything. :)


Yeah I meant to add that one :) i use them both, really simple to use
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Re: Apollo Decals

Postby sli123 » Fri May 25, 2012 12:25 am

You guys have any luck?
If I can get the decals then I'll probably get my 1985 Apollo V repainted to it's original colour (it was repainted once before) and do a full restoration.
It would be well worth my time and trouble.
Cheers,
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Re: Apollo Decals

Postby rollin » Sat May 26, 2012 11:59 am

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Postby TedDancin » Fri Jun 01, 2012 9:37 pm

My LBS has a set of Apollo decals on eBay, gold lettering with black outline. Might be worth buying them and scanning for others to use?

http://item.mobileweb.ebay.com.au/viewi ... 0718516916
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Re: Apollo Decals

Postby Paddles » Fri Jun 15, 2012 3:07 pm

Has anyone organised any of these decals yet?
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Re: Apollo Decals

Postby Kermit TF » Fri Jun 22, 2012 10:09 pm

Just wondering where this thread finished up...i was looking to attempt to peel off one of my apollo decals and give it to a sign writer friend , but it looks very brittle. Can anyone provide me with a good quality scan ? Or am I clutching at straws :cry:
Also what are the chances of seeing some pics of these Apollo V's .....dang Im jealous !!!
Chris
When in doubt......mumble.
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Re: Apollo Decals

Postby Apollo3 » Fri Jul 06, 2012 8:04 pm

I've sent a heap of pics of decals off my bikes with measurements to Greg at Cyclomondo after asking him if he could do them, he wasn't busy so asked me to send him what I had. I sent him a message last week asking if everything I'd sent him was ok but he didn't respond...

so... hopefully we'll have some soon.
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Re: Apollo Decals

Postby rollin » Wed Oct 31, 2012 3:46 am

http://www.lixbmx.com/#!/

This girl has reproduced Apollo decal for bmx, the downtube and head tube are the same as above..
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