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Pidplates_Produktlogo

3D stylish and high quality custom made chrome car lettering.

Pidflex_Produktlogo

Emblems and logos made from flexible weather resitstant material, custom made in any color and any shape.

Pidalu_Produktlogo

Aluminum embossing for a refined and unparalled 3D look.

Pidplast_Produktlogo

Flexible and extremely durable 3D doming emblems and logos.

Pidchrome_Produktlogo

For small and precise lettering and symbols in chromed metal.

FAQ


2. REFUNDS, PRIVACY AND TERMS?

Please click the “Customer Care” link in the menu for our Refund Policy, Privacy Policy and General Terms.

3. WHAT ARE PIDPLATES

PIDPLATES  (personal – identification – plates) is an unique, cost-efficient and stylish way of advertising, which easily appeals to everyone. PIDPLATES are a new way to draw people’s attention to your homepage, company, products, Services.

4. HOW MUCH WILL MY PIDPLATES COST?

A PIDPLATE  cost $ 69.00 per emblem, plus $ 7.95 S&H per order. A promotional code is required when ordering. Please use the promotional code that can be found in our brochure, email, web-site, tv, radio or print advertisement. If you do not have a promotional code, one will be given to you as you process your order form.Please contact us for a special quote, if you order 5 or more PIDPLATES.

5. WHAT ARE THE SHIPPING COSTS?

* USA- United States of America – $7.95 for UPS Ground & handling (continental US only). Shipping costs are added at time of order / payment.

6. HOW ARE PIDPLATES MADE?

PIDPLATES are manufactured using an injection moulding procedure: PIDPLATES  are made from the same high-quality material as the brand and type designation signs used by most car manufacturers. All characters are chrome-plated and galvanised, so that they will not be damaged by rain, snow or sun. Our concept for the design is that PIDPLATES  must look as if they belong on the verhicle or equipment. Most of our customers think that their vehicle even looks better with PIDPLATES . All characters have been tested and are likely to survive your car’s life span.

7. HOW MANY CHARACTERS CAN I HAVE ON MY PIDPLATE ?

The maximum number of characters you can order online have is 21. If your PIDPLATE has more than 21 characters, please email us for a quote. We can make PIDPLATES with up to 30 characters.

8. WHICH CHARACTERS CAN I PUT ON MY PIDPLATE ?

The following characters are permitted: A-Z a-z 0-9 www @ & ( ) ? ! , . ‘ ” € $ ä ö ü Ä Ö Ü + _ – ♥ *

9. HOW DO I ATTACH MY PIDPLATES?

The PIDPLATES is attached by removing the special protection foil from the self-adhesive back and then by pressing on it. The surface must be clean, dry and smooth before attachment (use a cleaning cloth for instance). If car polish or a similar product has been used before, you should clean the surface intensely with cleaning alcohol or silicon remover; otherwise the PIDPLATES won’t stick properly. The surrounding temperature during attachment shouldn’t be below 59°F. In lower temperatures, carefully use a hair blower to warm up the surface as well as the back of the PIDPLATES before attachment. This in order to strengthen the self-adhesive process. Now remove the protection foil, place the PIDPLATES on the exact location and press on it with both hands. For optimal adhesive strength please do not touch, clean or wash the surface for at least 48 hrs. Please note, it’s not recommended that the PIDPLATES  are stuck to “swinging” items.
 

9. WHAT ARE THE DIMENSIONS OF A PIDPLATE ?

A PIDPLATE with 21 symbols has a length of approx. 15.75 inch. Of course, if you require fewer symbols, your PIDPLATE will be smaller. Small letters like a, c, e, n have a height of 0,87 inch. Letters like b, d, f, t are 1,26 inch high. Letters like A, B, C, D are likewise 1,26 inch high. The symbols’ width varies.

10. ARE THERE DIFFERENT FONT TYPES?

There are no different types of font, only the font shown in the illustration (Tahoma font).

11. WHAT TEXT CAN IK MAKE WITH PIDPLATES ?

Anything you want! You decide, be creative! There are PIDPLATES / PROMOPLATES with domain names(URLs), as well as e-mail addresses, names of companies, products or services, slogans and messages, phone numbers, nicknames, club names, etc…

13. WHO BUYS PIDPLATES ? MAKE YOUR CAR A BUSINESS CARD!

Companies, small businesses, auto clubs, trading companies, schools, universities, politicians, taxi drivers, car dealers, service providers, sole traders, young entrepreneurs, political organisations, individuals, …

14. WHO USES PIDPLATES ? MAKE YOUR CAR A BUSINESS CARD!

Just about anybody who would like to draw attention to his/her message in an effective, noble and unusual way.

15. WHAT DO PEOPLE DO WITH THEIR PIDPLATES / PROMOPLATES? MAKE YOUR CAR A BUSINESS CARD!

PIDPLATES  are usually bought for advertising and promotional purposes. PIDPLATES can be used as an incentive, a reward or as a present to customers and workers. But you can also use them as message bearer or to win public interest through eye-catching slogans that can be seen by everyone on the streets.

16. WHERE CAN PIDPLATES / PROMOPLATES BE ATTACHED? MAKE YOUR CAR A BUSINESS CARD!

PIDPLATES  are usually attached to vehicles (cars, taxis, buses, trucks, boats) but also in offices, on computers, laptops, shop windows, walls, file cabinets, wardrobes, mailboxes, suitcases, refrigerators, … PIDPLATES  give you unlimited application possibilities!

17. HOW CAN PIDPLATES BE REMOVED?

A PIDPLATES can easily be removed at any time with a plastic spatula and by very carefully using a hair blower. If any glue remains, you can rub it off by hand.You can also have your PIDPLATES removed by your garage mechanic. PIDPLATES  can be removed without leaving any residue. The surface finish will not be affected.

18. DOES THE PIDPLATES COME WITH A GUARANTEE? MAKE YOUR CAR A BUSINESS CARD!

f a symbol becomes faulty as a result of normal use, it is replaced free of charge.

FAQs LOGOS

For calculation purposes we do need an artwork/picture file of your emblem / logo. Use the ’’browse’’ button to search. After selecting the correct file press ’’upload’’ to submit your emblem / logo file.

To process your quote request we need the following information (please fill out all fields) :

Informtion needed:

  • Desired quantity
  • Logo / Emblem size
  • Logo / Emblem shape: freestanding or badge or combination
  • Colors / Chrome
  • File (AI, EPS, PDF preferred – or high resolution JPG)

Your request will be reviewed by our design experts to be made exactly to your specifications.

Following verification you will receive our quote including a 3D artwork mockup.

We will contact you before any event of small technical adjustment.

Order procedure (step by step)

You email us a PO or order confirmation (please include our quote number) based upon our quote.

You will receive an order confirmation and our invoice

Payment for all orders are in advance.

Within 5 days of payment receipt we will email our artwork proof file. This file (pdf) contains a drawing and a summary of all technical data regarding your emblem. We need your approval of this artwork file in order to start your order.

Once you approve of the artwork, we will schedule production.

Delivery time is approx. 4 to 5 weeks from the artwork approval date. Shipping is often sooner, however delivery time depends on order volume.

Sample production

In order to make a 2D logo into a 3Dlogo there is always a custom mold required.
To make any samples all components are needed, including the mold. See your quote.
Therefore we are forced to charge you for your own samples. Most customers do not receive samples first.
In most cases, sample production is only requested by large corporations with orders of 5000 or more emblems.

 

1. What are PIDPLATES?

PIDPLATES (personal – identification – plate) is an efficient, cheap and attractive way of advertising, which easily appeals to everyone. PIDPLATES are a different way to draw people’s attention to your homepage, company, products, services…

2. How much will my PIDPLATES cost?

A PIDPLATES costs USD 69.00 / € 59.00 / CHF 65.00 / £ 49.00 per item plus shipping costs. You will need to contact us if you would like to order more than 5 PIDPLATES.

3. What are the shipping costs?

Austria
Advance payment transfer, paypal or credit card: € 5.00Germany
Advance payment transfer, paypal or credit card: € 6.00Benelux countries / Italy / Poland / Czech Republic / Slovakia
Advance payment transfer, paypal or credit card: € 7.50

France / UK / Spain / Scandinavian countries
Advance payment transfer, paypal or credit card: € 11.50

Schweiz und Liechtenstein
Advance payment transfer, paypal or credit card: CHF 9.00

Rest of Europe / Outside Europe
Please contact us regarding the shipping costs!

4. How are PIDPLATES made?

PIDPLATES are manufactured using an injection moulding procedure: PIDPLATES are made from the same high-quality material as the brand designation of most car manufacturers. Subsequently all symbols are chrome-plated in a galvanised way, so that they cannot be damaged by rain, snow, sun, etc. A condition for the design was that PIDPLATES must look as if they belong to the original equipment. Many think, it even looks better with PIDPLATES. All letters and/or symbols have been tested and are likely to survive your car’s life span.

5. How many characters can I have on my PIDPLATES?

The maximum number of characters you can have is 20. If your order contains more than 20 characters, you can divide the order over two PIDPLATES. You can send us an e-mail for special orders.

6. Which characters can I put on my PIDPLATES?

The following characters are permitted: A-Z a-z 0-9 www @ & / ( ) ? ! , . ‘ ” _ – € $ ß ä ö ü Ä Ö Ü ë Ë ï î Î Ï ç Ç œ Œ æ Æ á, à â Á À  è é ê È É Ê ù û Ù Û Ÿ ÿ » « › ‹ ą ę ł ₣ ♥ *

7. What are the dimensions of a PIDPLATES?

A PIDPLATES with 20 symbols has a length of approx. 40cm. Of course, if you require fewer symbols, your PIDPLATES will be smaller. Small letters like a, c, e, n have a height of 2.2 cm. Letters like b, d, f, t are 3,2 cm high. Letters like A, B, C, D are likewise 3.2 cm high. The symbols’ width varies.

8. Are there different font types?

There are no different types of font, only that shown in the illustration.

9. How do I attach my PIDPLATES?

The PIDPLATES is attached by removing the special protection foil from the self-adhesive back and then by pressing on it. The surface must be clean, dry and smooth before attachment (use a cleaning cloth for instance). If car polish or a similar product has been used before, you should clean the surface intensely with cleaning alcohol or silicon remover; otherwise the PIDPLATES won’t stick properly. The surrounding temperature during attachment shouldn’t be below 15° Celsius (59° F). In lower temperatures, use a hair dryer to warm up the surface as well as the back of the PIDPLATES before attachment, in order to strengthen the self-adhesive process. Now remove the protection foil, place the PIDPLATES where you want to attach it and press hard with both hands. For optimal adhesive strength leave the surface 24hrs. before other treatments (e.g. washing the car). Comment: It is not recommended that the PIDPLATES are stuck to swinging items.