Do you have a favourite area of the world you would to accurately place on your wall, in a display unit or sunk into a table? We are able to create an accurate 3D map of any area where an orienteering map is available – just use the "Request Custom Order" tab above.
This particular piece is a 3D map of a valley in Virginia, USA, and designed to a customers specifications. We are now happy to be able to offer it to the wider market.
This map is cartogarphically accurate to the orienteering map to within 2mm. It is used as an educational aid for people whom are learning orienteering and is an amazing visual aid. It is not just educational however as it really does look magical and would beautifully adorn your wall or sunk into a table. This popular model fits easily on a busy desk, table or shelf in home or office.
This item is fabricated by combining the layers and the map to produce an accurate 3D representation of an area which you can choose – or in this case a valley in Virginia, USA. The printed material is affixed to each layer and then it is laser cut so that each layer can be stacked to produce this accurate topographic map. The quality and accuracy of cutting using Lasers means that it is perfect every time with no imperfections. The map is then sealed to protect it from the elements and afford a level of moisture protection.
The item is shipped in a dovetail MDF box with a perspex lid (stronger than glass!). This serves as both a secure shipping box and also a secure display case.
We produce items using our own suite of laser machines. Each item takes over an hour to laser engrave or cut and then multiple hours of finishing to make the item look perfect. All of our pieces are designed by our own design team – making them unique and perfect just for you! We endeavour to provide you with art work that will brighten up your home and have your guests in awe!
This really was a labour of love for me to design and create and it looks amazing in person.