Custom Decal  Makers

The following overview of custom Alps decal printers was compiled by Rob de Bie on his Design your own Alps / OKI custom decals webpage.

Australia


Canada


France

  • Upnorth (e-mail). Produces Alps decals on demand, apart from their regular screen printed decals.
  • FFSMC Productions. FFSMC has its own Alps and laser printed decal lines in several scales, but also does custom work.


Germany

  • DecalDoc. Has a large line of 'regular' Alps for race cars in various scales, and also does custom printing
  • DecalPrint.de. Probably only truck decals
  • Drucker-Onkel Decalservice. All kinds of decals
  • HaHen, Harald Hensel. Has a line of 'regular' Alps/OKI decals for post-war Luftwaffe models, but also does custom printing
  • Peddinghaus Decals. Has a large line of 'regular' Alps for many subjects and scales, and also does custom printing


Italy

  • Luca Beato. Has a line of Alps decals for Italian aircraft, and also does custom printing for all subjects.
  • Max-Model. Has a line of decals for Italian emergency vehicles, for trucks and for slotcars. They also do custom printing for all subjects.


The Netherlands

  • Black Lion Decals. Black Lion has its own decal lines in 1/72, 1/35 and 1/16, but also does custom work.
  • Modelbrouwers. The decal printing service is no longer mentioned on the site, but still exists.
  • Scale:Print. Produces Alps/OKI decals for truck models, and also does custom decals for other applications


New Zealand


Sweden


United Kingdom


USA

  • Barney Kable (e-mail). Specialty: printing FS color matches
  • Bedlam Creations. Artwork can be supplied as graphics, photos, or an idea.
  • Bob Anson (e-mail), who runs two Alps MD1000's, one Alps MD5000, and two Kodak First check printers.
  • Cedarleaf Custom Decals. Apart from its standard railroad decal range, Cedarleaf does custom work for railroads and other applications
  • Dan's Resin Casting. See 'custom decals' tab
  • Decal Connection. Makes decals for many applications. Will not print decals with copyrights unless permission is given in writing
  • Decal Man. Probably only car decals
  • Diecast and Decals. Specialises in graphics for diecast vehicles
  • E.L.S. Trains. Prints Alps decals for model railroading and all types of scale models.
  • Exact Decals & Details. Apart from a catalog of Alps printed aircraft decals, Exact also offers custom design and printing service
  • Fireball Modelworks, Joseph Osborn. Produces a line of Alps decals for helicopter models and does custom work.
  • Great Decals. Has links to numerous custom railroad decal printers
  • John Hagen (e-mail), Alps decals any scale down to and including N scale. Can do artwork from photos or sketches
  • Kadee Quality Products. A train manufacturer that also does custom decal work
  • ModelWerks. Produces decals for Bandai Gundam models, and also does custom decal work
  • Red Pegasus Decals. Produces a line of Alps printed air racing decals, but also does custom work
  • Scale Rail Graphics. Produces decals for primarily model railroading, and also does custom decal work, but no race car, military or rocket decals.
  • Shawn Hull Decals. Custom decals are no longer mentioned on the website, so this service is probably discontinued.
  • Tango Papa Decals, Tom Prestia. Tango Papa also sells the decal paper that is most popular with US modelers.