Tooling master model during the CNC machining process
Case Study 4
Client: Martin Baker
To produce a run of 25 scale models of the clients latest ejector seat. To show a high level of detail and be suitable for presentation to high level fighter jet customers who specify Martin Baker ejector seats.
Painted vacuum cast polyurethane model mounted on a CNC engraved acrylic base
Master model was CNC machined from the client’s 3D CAD model. This master was then used to create silicone tooling from which multiple parts could be reproduced in polyurethane using the vacuum casting technique.
The model was completed by painting and mounting on a clear acrylic base.
MCP Vacuum casting chamber