Frequently Asked Questions

Please enter your question

You can also browse the recent questions below to find what you are looking for.


A wide variety of finishes are available, including bead blast, painting, surface textures, vacuum metalising, electroplating. Talk to us to meet your exacting requirements.

Back to top


Due to the labour costs, it is advisable to use CNC machining or 3D printing for highly complex parts with internal structures.

Back to top


We use plastics, metals and woods in our assemblies. Far too many materials to be specific.

Back to top


When you require that extra level of detail and finishing that machines alone, cannot provide. Or when you cannot fully resolve what you are trying to achieve in CAD, sometimes it is best to use some of our very experienced model makers.

Back to top


Bench model making utilises the skilled modelmakers in Ogle’s team. It is where the machined or 3D printed components are hand finished or built into a larger assembly. This could be anywhere from adding the finishing touches to a small aesthetic component, to assembling and finishing hundreds of components in a full-scale functional aircraft seating model. It is here that value is added to a project.

Back to top