Rapids Helping ISU Solar Car Project

This appeared in the most recent addition of Iowa State University’s PrISUm Solar Car Program newsletter (called SUNDIAL). SUNDIAL      Partner Appreciation:  Rapids Reproductions Rapids Reproductions is still a “Blueprinter” (printer of construction documents and seller of large format printing equipment) like they were when they started in 1952. However, as customers’ needs have changed,…

Image Webinar Improving Crash Test Dummy Fabrication with 3D Printing

Markforged Webinar

Join us Tuesday, April 24th for a conversation with Kris Sullenberger, Senior Design Engineer and 3D Print Manager from Humanetics, as he shares his 12 years of experience with 3D printing and how he’s cut time and cost by utilizing his Markforged X7.  

Flatbed cutting services

Coming Soon: Flatbed Cutting

Coming Soon:  Flatbed Cutting New Equipment, Expanded Capabilities. Coming March 2018, we’ll be taking delivery of a 5′ x 10′ flatbed cutter. It cuts stuff.  Lots of stuff.  Into pretty shapes.  Precise, pretty shapes, including: Vinyl decals and lettering Cut-out standees Custom puzzles Boxes Custom shaped signs that stand out in a world of right…


New Year’s Resolutions

We all set New Year’s Resolutions every year, and many of us fail miserably. Many of the common resolutions include: losing weight, exercising more, eating healthier, quit smoking or drinking, get out of debt, get more organized, volunteer more, spend more time with family, be more positive    , and many more. According to Widipedia, the…

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Rapids Reproductions Gives Back

This is the Charitable Season.  Every year around the holidays Rapids Reproductions participates in “Rapids Gives Back”. This year, the employees all contributed and adopted a family through HACAP for the holidays. I am so grateful to work with such a kind, caring and considerate group of people.  Because of our generosity we are going…


Let Us Help You with Your Taxes!

If your large format printers are fully depreciated, it is time to ask a very important question.  Is this equipment performing to the standards that you expect?  Can you say that you have the most update technologies with all the bells and whistles that will streamline your productivity? Don’t you miss the deduction you get…