Process to Make Metal Name Plates?

metal name plates

Metal nameplates are a form of labeling commonly uses in commercial, industrial and aesthetic applications. Metal name plates are being used more and more widely in various industries like electronic products, home appliances, machinery and civilian products. Metal signs are mainly made of copper, stainless steel, iron, aluminum, zinc alloy, and lead-tin alloy through stamping, die-casting, etching, printing, enamel, imitation enamel, and baking varnish technologies.

  1. Design the artwork: The common software for designing includes Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and Corel Draw. If you want to make 3D sign renderings, you need to use 3D Max and related software. Regarding the color system, PANTONE SOLID COATED is usually used, because the PANTONE color system can better match colors and reduce the possibility of color difference.
  2. Make a mold: Remove the color on the artwork, and make a black-and-white manuscript with black and white color representing the concave and convex metal, and print it on a certain ratio of sulfuric acid paper. Use the photosensitive ink to make the engraving template, and then use the engraving machine to engrave the template To perform engraving. After the engraving is completed, the mold needs to be tempered to enhance the hardness of the mold.
  3. Suppress: Install the mold on the punching hydraulic table, and then punch and hydraulic the pattern onto the aluminum and different sign making materials.
  4. Punching material: Use the pre-made knife mold to press the product according to its shape and use a punch to punch the product down.
  5. Polishing: Put the product punched out by the knife die into a polishing machine for polishing, remove the punching burrs, and improve the finish of the product.
  6. Electroplating and Coloring the Signs: According to customer requirements, the signs can be electroplated, which can be gold-plated, silver-plated, nickel-plated, copper-plated, etc., and then color the signs according to customer requirements, finish the color, and bake at high temperature to enhance the color fastness. Through this step, a complete sign that meets the customer’s requirements is produced.

The best metal nameplate manufacturers can assist in end-to-end nameplate production.Machine Plates Online is one of the best name plate manufacturers and suppliers who offer fast quotes on a variety of sizes that are all durable and long lasting. As a premier manufacturer of machine identification solutions, we provide custom printed or laser engraved machine plates, labels, and nameplates.


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Locker Number and Name Tags

Many organizations do use a variety of lockers and number plates or tags for the specific identity of storage spaces. It is evident to use some storage spaces or lockers by industry employees, healthcare professionals, and staff at corporate offices to store their official items like towels, stationery items, dresses or costumes, small equipment, etc. Hence, it enables professionals to keep safe their daily used items in personal lockers at the workplace and access them whenever needed. Most lockers have printed with specific tags or names for explicit recognition too. In offices, you might have seen lockers allotted to the staff have printed with their names or department name. Hence, it gives a clear identification of the locker users to identify them through name tag printed on lockers that allow accessing it by the authorized one only. Hence, there is a great significance of locker name plates and name tags for clear recognition and adequate use of them by the genuine person at storage space.

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How to Make Beautiful Stainless Steel Engraved Nameplates?

stainless steel nameplate

We at machine plates online manufacture one of the best quality stainless steel engraved plates. Stainless steel is one of the most demanded metals in the modern manufacturing industry. There are many reasons behind its popularity. Stainless steel is a combination of several alloying elements which include iron, manganese, nickel, and copper. The mixture of these elements makes stainless steel a very dominant metal.  Thus to produce the best stainless steel plates we are never shy to use the best metal. Its resistant power against heat, corrosion, or degradation in moist conditions makes it the most likely candidate for our stainless steel engraved platesWe need to make it tough enough to withstand the extreme climatic conditions which most of the regions around the world face due to global warming. The process to make this stainless steel nameplate involves organized steps to get the desired products.

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