Metal Nameplates

METAL NAMEPLATES

Texas Nameplate manufactures a variety of metal nameplates. Below is a brief
description of the materials used in each of our metal nameplates, as well as a list of the
environments for which each is best suited.

ALUMINUM

BEST SUITED FOR

Harsh Indoor
Normal Outdoor
Normal Indoor
Not recommended for salt water/spray environment

CHARACTERISTICS

Extremely durable
Lightweight material coupled with strength
High resistance to oxidation, rust and corrosion
Moderate resistance to abrasion
Available in thickness from 0.003 – 0.125″

STAINLESS STEEL

CHARACTERISTICS

Extremely durable
Excellent chemicals and solvent resistance
High resistance to oxidation, rust and corrosion
High temperature resistance
Retains sheen and withstands abrasion
Available in thickness from 0.008 – 0.125″

BEST SUITED FOR

Harsh Outdoor
Harsh Indoor
Well suited for salt water/spray environment

METALPHOTO®

BEST SUITED FOR

Harsh outdoor
Harsh indoor
Well suited for salt water/spray environment and military applications

CHARACTERISTICS

Extremely durable
High temperature resistance
High resistance to abrasion
Good resistance corrosion
Doesn’t fade or chip
Available in thickness from 0.003 – 0.125

BRASS

CHARACTERISTICS

Extremely durable
Indoor use
Easily cleanable with common household cleaners
Available in thickness from 0.016 – 0.125″

BEST SUITED FOR

High-end commercial, luxury item
Excellent for decorative applications