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Re: Does anyone have a Railwire Name Badge template?
« Reply #45 on: January 08, 2020, 03:42:53 PM »
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Re: Does anyone have a Railwire Name Badge template?
« Reply #46 on: January 09, 2020, 09:02:16 AM »
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Ok, I got two and so far the sizing has been in line with what I'm expecting.

I had sized that version for these:
https://www.avery.com/products/namebadges/74549

Since that's what every train show I've been to gives out.

However, it sounds like the demand is REALLY for a 4x3 version, so I'll definitely work that up.

Just went down to the train room (the basement) and found my 2019 Amherst/Winterfest badge.  It's 3" x 4".  Just another data point.

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Re: Does anyone have a Railwire Name Badge template?
« Reply #47 on: January 09, 2020, 12:44:31 PM »
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BTW, Ed, back in post #28, you mentioned "waiting for a file from Tom" to make the badges.  I was thinking you meant something like a clean image of the Railwire logo that heads the pages of this website, like MK, I and some other posters included in our own attempts (that we either could not post or could not make modifiable).  Apparently that is not your plan, at this point.  Or, is it?  Can you do that with the on-line generator?  What do others want?

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Re: Does anyone have a Railwire Name Badge template?
« Reply #48 on: January 09, 2020, 02:26:40 PM »
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Just went down to the train room (the basement) and found my 2019 Amherst/Winterfest badge.  It's 3" x 4".  Just another data point.

Well, that's what I mentioned few times already too. But Ed prefers the smaller version. Maybe the template could print both sizes? That should be an easy thing to do.
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Re: Does anyone have a Railwire Name Badge template?
« Reply #49 on: January 09, 2020, 02:39:52 PM »
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Well, that's what I mentioned few times already too. But Ed prefers the smaller version. Maybe the template could print both sizes? That should be an easy thing to do.

That's what I'm shooting for. I've got it 80% of the way there but am now fighting with some of the styling.

Occasionally I have to work, you know.

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Re: Does anyone have a Railwire Name Badge template?
« Reply #50 on: January 09, 2020, 02:58:43 PM »
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That's what I'm shooting for. I've got it 80% of the way there but am now fighting with some of the styling.

Occasionally I have to work, you know.

No pressure!   :D :D
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Re: Does anyone have a Railwire Name Badge template?
« Reply #51 on: January 09, 2020, 09:19:20 PM »
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<Insert Jeopardy Theme>   :facepalm:

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Re: Does anyone have a Railwire Name Badge template?
« Reply #52 on: January 09, 2020, 10:43:26 PM »
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That's what I'm shooting for. I've got it 80% of the way there but am now fighting with some of the styling.


Because for this crowd, style is a thing...


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Re: Does anyone have a Railwire Name Badge template?
« Reply #53 on: January 10, 2020, 12:55:33 PM »
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A few observations on name tags.....
If people would use their name instead of made up monikers there would be no need for further identification.
Some of us would have to have a name tag with wheels on it to list all the places we have a presence.   
Content on the name tag you are wearing should consider that not all people (and children) attending the event will appreciate questionable inside humor??? illustrated and discussed in this thread.
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Re: Does anyone have a Railwire Name Badge template?
« Reply #54 on: January 12, 2020, 05:53:09 PM »
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Maybe that Craig Martyn moved from Model Railroad to metal business cards he could be helpful with a Railwire badge of great pazazz .

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Re: Does anyone have a Railwire Name Badge template?
« Reply #55 on: January 20, 2020, 08:41:27 PM »
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Ed?

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Re: Does anyone have a Railwire Name Badge template?
« Reply #56 on: January 20, 2020, 10:55:06 PM »
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Oh yeah, that's right, sorry, been busy lately.

I need to update the sizes for this, right? 4x3.

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Re: Does anyone have a Railwire Name Badge template?
« Reply #57 on: January 20, 2020, 10:58:23 PM »
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Correct!   Amherst is this Friday.   :D

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Re: Does anyone have a Railwire Name Badge template?
« Reply #58 on: January 20, 2020, 11:02:33 PM »
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Re: Does anyone have a Railwire Name Badge template?
« Reply #59 on: January 21, 2020, 09:24:04 AM »
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Now mine prints as 2-3/4" wide by 2-3/32 high, based on the printed borders.

Because I am leaving for Springfield early tomorrow, I will probably just use my own creation if this doesn't get sorted out soon enough.