We saved days, not hours on our first cuts with the Plotter/Cutter. And while Greg was right, it did take him a little time to cut his first boat cover, it didn’t take THAT much time. He cut his first cover in less than 3 months after automating – mainly because they were so busy taking advantage of the other unexpected advantages of their new Plotter/Cutter system!
To maintain their quality guarantee they heat seal all of their acrylic and upholstery fabrics with a hot knife. By hand, this process is tedious, time intensive, and takes a skilled operator to maintain accuracy, speed, and a consistent sealed edge. Using the Carlson Design Plotter/Cutter with Hot Knife tool attachment they can produce the perfect sealed edge, to the exact size, with the least amount of material waste — all at the click of a button.
Jeff and Rose own and operate Abrams Bed, LLC – Maker of The Safety Sleeper™ in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania creating custom bed enclosures for special needs individuals. The tent-like mattress enclosure was created for their autistic son Abram to keep him safe at night without his parents worrying. From www.thesafetysleeper.com: The Safety Sleeper™ is a fullyContinue reading “Abram’s Bed – Fun with The Safety Sleeper”
Installation Details Customer Abram’s Bed LLC – The Safety Sleeper http://www.thesafetysleeper.com Pittsburgh, PA USA Plotter Cutter Model PT-72 Cutting Attachments 1. Hot Knife 2. 28mm Steel Rotary Blade Plotter Cutter Width 72 Inches Maximum Material Size Maximum Cut Width 63 Inches Table Length 16 Feet Vacuum Blowers 2 x 1.5 HP Radial Blowers (120V AC)Continue reading “Abram’s Bed : Sleeping Safely”
Len’s Awning wanted a Plotting/Cutting/Patterning solution simple enough to automate basic projects TODAY, but advanced enough to allow them to start building a digital pattern library, designing awnings and canvas in CAD, and eventually integrating 3D Digitizing over the course of the next year. They found that simple and affordable solution with the Carlson Design Pro PT-72″ Plotter/Cutter and T-Bar Pattern Digitizer.
Taco Metals, one of the most trusted name in marine hardware, also fabricates beautiful marine pedestals, seats, and benches. They offer premium upholstered products, and with the help of a Carlson Design Digitizer and Plotter/Cutter, they will be able to offer better quality, higher repeatability, and increased capacity to service larger boat OEM’s and dealers.
Adavanta automates their plotting and cutting for the production of office furniture in Western Australia