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Map Print Cost Estimates

I found this today. Might be good for a quick estimate for a client.

Anyone remember a link posted (maybe here but I can't find it) to an on-demand oversized map print shop. You could get large versions of ready made maps or submit your own project. This was probably in the last month or so?

I need to find someone who can print a one-off map very large (78x40)?

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I just did my map and the quote was at least twice than what the map printing companies quoted.

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For large (78 x 40) one-off output, I recommend BigPosters.com

I'd be grateful if someone could recommend a way of getting some sort of cheap ($2/sq ft) color output. Electrostatic plotter somewhere?
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Thanks for the link. For those of us that don't do printing that often, or are trying to get into it, it's a good starting point for knowing what sorts of information to ask from your client - or what sort of information other printers need to know before coming to them.
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FYI The estimate seem to be closer to real cost if using the standard sheet size they suggest and much higher if you input any custom size.

It does provide a quick and perhaps useful ballpark figure.

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Anyone remember a link posted (maybe here but I can't find it) to an on-demand oversized map print shop. You could get large versions of ready made maps or submit your own project. This was probably in the last month or so?

I need to find someone who can print a one-off map very large (78x40)?

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I think this may be what you are talking about for a one-off print Martin:

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Thanks,

that was it Gillian

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Thanks,

that was it Gillian

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I added it to the resources section for future reference.
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