SurePlates BS8 1ES
SurePlates BS8 1ES
Registration: YOUR REG
Front Plate: Standard Oblong (20.4" X 4.3")
Rear Plate: Standard Oblong (20.4" X 4.3")
Flag: No flag
Border: No Border
Border Style: Markings Inside Border
Border Colour: Black
Character Type: Printed
4D number plates, commonly referred to as 4D plates or 4D reg plates, offer a striking substitute for standard 2D (printed) number plates. They are made of impact-modified acrylic and offer high durability and longevity, making them the perfect choice for auto enthusiasts looking for an easy and affordable upgrade to their vehicle. 4D plates can be adorned with borders and flags to give some flair.
They feature raised digits made of black acrylic. The 4D digits are bonded to the surface of the plate, instead of being printed.
We also offer a wide range of customisations and a quick turnaround time, so you can get your new plates in no time.
Our 4D acrylic plates and gel plates are strong and long-lasting, outlasting the typical length of vehicle ownership.
Can I customise my 4D reg plates and choose from various colours?
SurePlates offers a wide range of choices and customisations through our plate builder. You can personalise your plates with various flags, coloured borders, and detailing options that aren't obtainable elsewhere.
With such a wide range of options, SurePlates has a solution for every person. Simply select the number plate character style that best suits you and place your order online, it's as simple as that.
SurePlates uses only the best materials, including premium impact-modified acrylic and high-quality adhesive to manufacture our plates.
We understand the importance of quality assurance when buying number plates online, and that's why we provide a 2-year warranty on all of our orders to protect against defects and premature failures. We guarantee that all our plates are crafted using the finest materials and production techniques.
Why choose SurePlates for your 4D plates?
SurePlates understands the importance of having both functional and visually appealing plates on your vehicle. That is why we offer an array of number plate styles to suit the needs of each individual customer. Here are 7 reasons why you should choose SurePlates for your number plate needs:
- Fast service: we provide a fast turnaround time because we know how important it is to get your order in a timely manner. We'll despatch your order the same day if received before 3 pm.
- We're now giving away free fixings with all orders. From 2022, fixing kits now also come with a total of 9 sticky pads, 4 pozidriv screws with screw caps to match (2 x black, 2 x white, and 2 x yellow).
- We're affordable: SurePlates can provide great value for money by offering excellent prices and high quality service.
- Quality is our main priority. Our production meets an exceptional standard of quality every time we make a plate. No expense has been spared on equipment, training, and people. So if you are not happy with your plates you can return them for a full refund. We don't quibble. We accept returns within 14 days of receipt — this is our guarantee.
- Options matter, even in such a basic product as a number plate. Not only is our plate builder highly versatile, we've also made sure everything is customisable.
- Simplicity is a key focus in our business. We've made it easy for our customers to get what they need as fast as possible. Our number plate builder is simple & easy to use. You can build your plates in minutes and get back on with your day.
Your 4D plates must comply with regulations
All vehicles on the road must display registration plates that are legible and easy to read. Non-compliance can hinder ANPR cameras from accurately reading the registration number, resulting in fines. Law enforcement officials have the authority to impose fines for unreadable number plates, so it's essential to choose a trusted & reputable member of the industry, such as SurePlates
Furthermore, the rules controlling number plates can change periodically. Therefore, it is crucial to ensure that your order is made in compliance with the current regulations.
Frequently Asked Questions for 4D number plates
1. Can I pick a different size plate and font, like Charles Wright?
There are several sizes available for plates. You can choose which size you would like for both the front & rear of your vehicle in our plate builder above. The font is standard and this can't be changed.
2. What is the delivery time for my 4D plate?
You can choose 1st and 2nd class postage, as well as a next day shipping service. We despatch any order placed before 3 pm the same day. Typical delivery times are 1-3 working days.
3. Will I need to show my documents when ordering number plates?
There is an accompanying document check for number plate orders, in compliance with regulations. While we're assembling your order, all you need to do is send us a copy of your registration documents to firstname.lastname@example.org.
4. How do I clean my 4D plates?
Your plates should be cleaned with a light touch, using warm, soapy water and then dried off with a microfibre cloth. Do not use any abrasive materials or cleaners to clean your plate as this could damage the display surface. Do not use alcohol as this can damage acrylic.
5. Are 4D number plates road legal in the UK?
Yes, 4D number plates are fully road legal in the UK. Our plates comply with both The Road Vehicles (Display of Registration Marks) Regulations 2001, and the British standard BS AU 145e:2018. The font used is Charles Wright.
6. How do I install my number plate using adhesive or screws?
Installing a 4D number plate is straightforward. Line your new plates up with the old ones and drill your holes. Clean the surface of the vehicle and screw them on.
7. I am looking for a show plate, can you offer these?
No, not at the moment. We sell road-legal 4D number plates only. This includes our 4D acrylic, gel, and 4D gel plate designs. So if you are looking for a show plate its a no for now.
8. Bespoke plates: Can I make my 4D number plate fully bespoke?
The short answer is that they are as bespoke as you would like as long as they are within BS AU 145e:2018 regulations. Our plate builder can only build compliant number plates.
Enhance Your Vehicle with 4D Number Plates from SurePlates
4D number plates are a growingly popular vehicle modification option among car enthusiasts. These plates are made to stand out from the crowd and have an eye-catching appearance. Our 4D plates, which are laser cut for accuracy, add a touch of style and change the appearance of any vehicle.
Premium impact-modified acrylic and reflective film are premium materials used to produce 4D licence plates. By doing this, you can be sure your 4D plates will be aesthetically stunning and long-lasting. With SurePlates, you can be sure your 4D plates will endure the entire time you own your vehicle in top condition.
At SurePlates, we recognise the importance of offering our customers an extensive range of choices through our website. To ensure your car looks great from all sides, We offer different sizes and colours for front and rear number plates. Additionally, you can add flags, coloured borders, and other distinctive detailing options to your 4D plates using our online plate builder.
Upgrade Your Vehicle with Bespoke 4D Plates
Bespoke 4D plates are ideal for those who want to make their car stand out on the road. You can design a 4D number plate that reflects your unique tastes and preferences. We'll guarantee it complies with the BS AU 145e:2018. For more information on regulations, please ask us directly or contact the DVLA.
Show Plate Alternatives: 4D Gel Plates
Consider our 4D gel plates and acrylic plates if you're looking for alternatives to show plates. Similar to conventional 4D plates in terms of 3D effect, these plates have a glossy, gel-like finish for greater visual impact. Our gel plates are fully road legal and in accordance with UK regulations, just like our other 4D plates.
Why Choose SurePlates For Your Number Plates?
SurePlates is the best option for any vehicle enthusiast, offering a vast selection of customisation options for your 4D number plates. We are the go-to supplier for 4D plates in the UK thanks to our user-friendly plate builder, quick turnaround, and dedication to quality assurance. You can rely on SurePlates to deliver your vehicle's ideal 4D licence plates. We offer a 2-year warranty on all orders and a 14-day return policy.
4D number plates are a growingly popular vehicle modification option among car enthusiasts, as they help your vehicle stand out from the crowd. Order your premium 4D plates right away by selecting from a variety of our options and customisations. Thanks to our quick service and dedication to customer satisfaction, you'll be grabbing attention with your new 4D plates in no time.
Plate styles gallery
These can be combined with gel to make 4D gel plates
Standard Printed Plates
Plate size guide
Applicable for all plate styles - printed, 4D, gel, and 4D gel.
We're rated 4.9/5 on TrustPilot with many glowing reviews
Jeremy Davies ★★★★★
Cracking set of plates! I was only after some standard printed plates, but chose the more premium 4D option instead. Fantastic service from these guys, couldn't be happier. The customer service is second to none. My plates (private reg) are currently living on my Suzuki and make it pop like nothing else. It's the first thing you notice when you see the car. Thank you guys!
Connor Bailey ★★★★★
I was gifted a set of 4D plates (in 5 mm) for my birthday after mentioning them to the wife. I wasn't expecting them, so was pleasantly surprised when I opened them, revealing a gorgeous set of laser cut characters on reflective plates. To say they're eye catching is an understatement, they're amazing, and built to the highest quality. Had them on the car within an hour.Well impressed!!
Ashley Breen ★★★★★
Great service thank you SurePlates. Wasn't sure about them at first but finally bit the bullet and got myself a pair of short plates. No regrets. The ones I got are the thick 5 mm ones. Gloss finish characters. Looks fab on my van. Delivery was quick, well packed. Cheers Ashley.
The difference between the two is that 3D plates are made with a gel polyurethane resin. The gel is applied to the characters to make them appear glossy. Whereas, 4D number plates are made of acrylic that is cut and shaped with a laser, giving it the raised appearance that people like it for.How to make 4D number plates? ›
4D number plates are made by applying three-dimensional laser cut acrylic characters onto the plate using industry standard adhesive, which gives them a raised, three-dimensional appearance.What looks better 3D or 4D plates? ›
4D plates are made from acrylic (a premium material to make number plates), but instead of polyurethane resins, acrylic itself is used to elevate the characters on the plate. This process ensures that the characters are thicker, more stylish, and premium-looking than a 3D plate.What is the difference between 4D and 5D plates? ›
5D is a combination of 4D and 3D, where the 4D gives a sharp look while the 3D adds a glossy domed finish on top.Are 4D number plates any good? ›
4D plates are coated in an industrial-strength acrylic which provides a chunky and strong appearance. It is this feature, along with the raised characters, that provides a luxury feel for plates. As well as looking slick, the plates are also more durable than standard designs due to the reinforced materials.Is 4D more expensive? ›
4DX theaters are slightly more expensive than IMAX because of the 4D technology that requires much more planning and programming to incorporate all the 21 effects in the movie.Can you drill through 4D plates? ›
You do not want to drill, or simply screw, through 3D gel or 4D acrylic letters because this is jeopardising the structure of the letter - you could potentially damage the 4D letter and the adhesive of both letter styles could be weakened due to water getting into the hole.Is 4D more realistic than 3D? ›
4D is the newer technology and provides a more detailed and realistic view that many expecting parents prefer. Two-dimensional imaging is also used for these purposes, but considering the 2D vs. 3D benefits, the latter has become more widespread.What are 4D laser plates? ›
These plates use laser cut acrylic letters instead of letters which are simply printed onto the reflective material as seen on most number plates. These add a level of depth which isn't seen on many cars. They look good in all scenarios, especially when the light hits them, and will truly make your car stand out.Which is better 4D or 5D? ›
4D allows you to see a baby moving, yawning, stretching, and smiling in real time. 5D ultrasound adds another layer of realism to your picture of baby by producing a 3-dimensional image with realistic reddish-pink tones. The “flesh tone” can give the feeling of looking at baby right inside the womb.
4D plates are the current premium trend in the number plate marketplace. These plates feature fully 3D (AKA “4D”) acrylic digits that make your car pop with character. They're available in 3 mm and 5 mm thicknesses.Can you bend 4D plates? ›
4D letters are made of a similar acrylic to the actual plate, however these are more brittle and sensitive to damage. You must be careful not to attempt to bend these letters, and we strongly advise not drilling through them as you could crack the letters in both instances.How do you clean 4D number plates? ›
We have found the best way to clean your 4D number plates for a flawless finish is to agitate an all purpose cleaner or some snow foam into the letters with a detailing brush. After this process, lightly rinse them with a hose pipe or a pressure washer at a distance.What are 4D number plate letters? ›
The 4D number plate letters are laser cut from jet black 3mm or 5mm thick acrylic which adds depth to your number plate compared to conventional printed number plates. When the light hits these characters they look so good.Why do people get 4D number plates? ›
They have a distinct and attractive look that gives your car something extra while being easy to read and practical. 4D number plates are perfect for anyone who cares about the appearance of their car. It's the key reason why 4D number plates are growing in popularity across the UK.What is the best number plate material? ›
However, the most popular form of acrylic is polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA). PMMA is a highly durable compound that is able to withstand the sun's ultraviolet radiation and extreme weather fluctuations for long periods of time.Which number plates are most expensive? ›
Plate number 'P7', which at first glance appears to be the number '7' by itself with the 'P' off to the side, became the most expensive licence plate after it was sold for a whopping 55 million dirhams (Rs 123 crore) in Dubai.What is better than 4D? ›
As the most recent advancement in ultrasound technology, HD and HD Live (also called 5D ) ultrasounds allow us to capture even clearer, sharper images.Does 4D need 3D glasses? ›
4DX films will not necessarily be presented in 3D. If the particular film is also presented with 3D, glasses will be required. 3D glasses are available to purchase in cinema for an additional $1.00, and are yours to keep and reuse on future visits.How much does a 4D cost? ›
Summary of Prices of 4d-ultrasound-level-2
The cost of 4D Ultrasound Level 2 in India varies from ₹ 2500 to ₹ 3600 in 8 cities of India. The lowest price of 4D Ultrasound Level 2, amongst the metro cities, is at Delhi. 4D Ultrasound Level 2 Costs ₹ 2500 in Delhi. The market price is much higher at ₹ 4400.
Using sticky pads to secure your number plate is a quick and easy solution and the strong adhesive keeps your number plate in place. However, for extra protection from getting your number plate stolen, we would recommend that you use screws to keep your number plate in place.Which side do you drill a number plate? ›
Decide whether you're going to drill screw holes from the front or back of the new plate. Most plate manufacturers recommend drilling from the back, others recommend applying masking tape to the front of the plate and then drilling from the front.What drill is best for number plates? ›
One of the most common ways to attach a car registration plate to a vehicle is by using screws. For this process, the tools you will need are: - A drill with a 4mm or 6mm drill bit. - A Phillips screw driver.Can humans reach 4D? ›
Unfortunately, no. You can, however, get a glimpse of the fourth dimension through an optical illusion called the Necker cube (labeled A in the figure below).Does 4D exist on Earth? ›
Theoretical physicists believe math shows the possibilities of a fourth dimension, but there's no actual evidence—yet. Albert Einstein believed space and time made up a fourth dimension.What is easier Blender or Cinema 4D? ›
How do you start learning 3D programs? Blender is definitely harder to learn than Cinema 4D. If you are a more technically minded person, you may find yourself having a lot of fun with the node system and playing around with scripting in Blender.Are hex number plates legal? ›
Of course with different styles and different opinions it can be quite confusing as to whether a plate style is legal or not. Luckily, the Hex-plate is one of the many that IS legal!What are the results of Fotona 4D laser? ›
What Results Should I Expect to See from Fotona 4D Treatment? The overall result is tightening, volumizing and restoring collagen to the face which reduces the depth of the nasolabial folds (the lines from nose to lips, and lips to chin), and helps restore lip volume.What is 4D laser lift? ›
What is 4D Laser Treatment? Fotona 4D is a non-invasive, multi-step laser treatment. It is the latest technique used to rejuvenate the face and neck without injectables. This treatment stimulates the production of collagen that results in younger-looking, plump and retexturized skin with minimal to no downtime.How do I get the best 4D image? ›
For good 3D/4D images, it is ideal for baby to be positioned with the head down low, near your cervix. If baby is breech, it will be harder to obtain good face pictures. Breech babies are often sitting 'folded in half', with the feet and hands blocking the face. Baby should also be facing upwards towards your stomach.
BIM dimensions (3D, 4D, 5D, 6D & 7D) refer to the type of information and the way in which that information is presented in a BIM model. These dimensions enhance the data associated with a model to increase understanding and clarity on a construction project.What is the advantage of 4D? ›
The visuals produced by 4D ultrasounds are much cleaner, which means they can be used to diagnose birth defects. Cleft lips and palates are small defects that often go unnoticed in 2D ultrasounds, but they're easily noticeable using 3D/4D imaging.What is the difference between 3D and 4D plates? ›
You can tell the difference between 3D and 4D plates by how raised the letters are and how they look. 4D characters are more raised and more rectangular. 3D characters are less raised and more rounded for an understated look.What is the difference between 3D gel and 4D gel? ›
According to number plate makers, the key difference between 3D gel plates and 4D plates is that the latter use laser-cut acrylic characters glued to an acrylic background, giving a sharper, better-defined lettering effect.What is considered a thick plate? ›
Classification of Plates
The thickness (t) of thick plate is greater than 0.1 that is t > 0.1. The theories applicable for the analysis of plate are Kirchhoff plate theory for thin plate and for thick plate Mindlin theory and Reissner theory is used.
These plates should be fitted to a flat surface using 5mm screws.Can you drill gel number plates? ›
Can you drill through gel number plates? No, we strongly advise against drilling through gel number plates, as this could cause serious damage to the letters and numbers.What is the maximum thickness of bent plate? ›
Maximum sheet thickness for Corten steel bent products is 6 mm. Maximum sheet thickness for all other steel is 6 mm. Maximum sheet thickness for stainless steel is 6 mm. Maximum sheet thickness for aluminum is 8 mm.What are 4D license plates? ›
4D number plates are the latest addition to number plate designs. They are made from 3mm black acrylic characters, stuck to our premium acrylic plates using high strength 3M adhesive.Why are they called 4D plates? ›
Technically speaking, 4D plates are actually 3D, which is to say three dimensional. However, the name '4D standout plates' is used to differentiate them from 3D effect plates (where characters are drawn to look like they're 3D when in fact they are not) and the softer 3D gel ones, too.
The terms "3D" and "4D" are commonly used to describe different types of experiences, but they refer to very different things. 3D is used to describe three-dimensional space, which is the physical world around us, while 4D is used to describe four-dimensional space-time, which includes time as a dimension.Can you bend 4D number plates? ›
4D letters are made of a similar acrylic to the actual plate, however these are more brittle and sensitive to damage. You must be careful not to attempt to bend these letters, and we strongly advise not drilling through them as you could crack the letters in both instances.Are 4D plates acrylic or gel? ›
4D plates are also made from acrylic but instead of polyurethane characters, they use professionally laser cut characters made from acrylic sheet. This allows the characters to be thicker and more rectangular for a bolder look. You can also get 4D gel characters which have a wet look.What is the difference between 3D gel and 4D plates? ›
What's the difference between 3D and 4D number plates? According to number plate makers, the key difference between 3D gel plates and 4D plates is that the latter use laser-cut acrylic characters glued to an acrylic background, giving a sharper, better-defined lettering effect.Will a 4D see in 3D? ›
And, in the same way, three-dimensional beings (such as humans with a 2D retina) can see all the sides and the insides of a 2D shape simultaneously, a 4D being could see all faces and the inside of a 3D shape at once with their 3D retina.What would a 3D object look like in 4D? ›
If instead you were a four-dimensional being whose eyes had three-dimensional retinas, then spatial objects would look "flat" in the same sense that a plane curve floating in space looks flat.What does 4D laser do? ›
Fotona4D® is an innovative laser treatment that uses a unique combination of 2 complementary laser wavelengths to treat 4 distinct “dimensions” of the skin to rejuvenate and tighten from the inside out.