Control Panels

Control Panels

U.S. Nameplate Co. processes and fabricates custom control panels. Each order features a metal component that is surface printed or overlaminated by a flexible overlay. Parts can be finished using standard or custom punch holes & shapes. Aluminum control panels can be screen printed or etched for text, graphics, and color imagery. The Metalphoto® photo-sensitive imaging process can produce durable panels that can last more than 25 years in harsh environments. Flexible overlay components can be screen printed or digitally printed.

Contact U.S. Nameplate Co. today to see what we can do for you.

Control Panel Overlays

Our customers in the automotive, racing, electronic, and transportation industries will tell you our control panel overlays are built to withstand the harshest conditions. Wind, rain, sun, and sleet are no match for the durable product overlays we design. That’s because we use only the highest quality substrates and materials to match our client’s exact specifications.

Properly and efficiently labeling your industrial control panels or overlays saves time and money in the long run. Control panels can be grouped into four types and U.S. Nameplate Company can meet your graphic needs for any or all of the following:

  • Physical Control Panel
  • Remote Control Panel
  • Control Panel Overlays
  • Membrane Switch Overlays

Whether your business equipment requires control panels, graphic overlays or dead front graphics, U.S. Nameplate Company can customize the look, feel, and function of your product.

At U.S. Nameplate Company, we pride ourselves on our precision. As an experienced one-stop-shop, we perform every step of the manufacturing process under one roof. Our innovative capabilities meet the highest quality standards.

Custom rigid control panels can be made from aluminum ranging from 0.032”-0.125” thick, with printed graphics and any size and shape of holes to accommodate the gauges, dials, knobs, and switches typical to controlling your equipment.

For the ultimate in durability and performance, graphic overlays with an optional glow-in-the-dark feature, can be laminated to your rigid aluminum control panels.

To further customize your look and fit your needs, you can select from a wide variety of finishes including clear gloss, suede, and brushed, among many others.

U.S. Nameplate is the supplier of choice to more than 3,000 OEM’s. As we do for all our customers, we will go the extra mile for you. Get a free quote today.

MATERIAL & FINISH OPTIONS

ALUMINUM

.005" - .125" THICKNESSES

  • Bright
  • Mill Finish
  • Foil

ANODIZED ALUMINUM

.005" - .125" THICKNESSES

  • Black
  • Clear
  • Red
  • Gold

Metalphoto®

.005" - .125" THICKNESSES

  • Matte
  • Satin
  • Satin Gold

BRASS

.020" - .032" THICKNESSES

  • Brushed Finish

STAINLESS STEEL

.010" - .035" THICKNESSES

  • 2B Mill Finish

POLYCARBONATE

.005" - .125" THICKNESSES
LAMINATED TO METAL CONSTRUCTION

  • Clear Gloss
  • Clear Gloss, Scratch Resistant
  • Clear Matte, Scratch Resistant
  • Velvet Gloss
  • Velvet Matte
  • Velvet UV Resistant
  • Suede
  • Brushed

POLYESTER

.002" - .010" THICKNESSES
LAMINATED TO METAL CONSTRUCTION

  • Clear Gloss
  • Clear Matte, Fine Texture
  • Clear Gloss, Scratch Resistant

PROCESSES & FABRICATION

  • Aluminum Etching and Metalphoto® for Metal Components
  • Digital and Screen Printing for Flexible Overlay Panels
  • Standard or Custom Fabricated Punch Shapes Available
  • Hole Cuts (Any Location) from .05" to 3.5" in Size – varies by material and thickness
  • Hole Patterns Machined to Strictest Tolerance
  • Laminating
  • Glow in the Dark
control panel overlay process