UP AND AWAY WITH MBX: IT DOESN’T YET HOVER
ON ITS OWN. BUT WE’RE WORKING ON IT.
Particularly flat and filigree letters present new challenges for fastening techniques, as they are not compatible with conventional solid fastening solutions. The alternative is to use a 5-mm-thick aluminium base plate cut to the shape of the letters with a laser, creating filigree transitions from one letter to the next. The ceiling and wall fastenings are also cut out of the base plate. The wiring is done invisibly using ribbon cables.