CAST PLAQUE

Here you can view the various options that we have for our Bronze and Aluminum plaques.

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CHOOSE MATERIAL AND RAISED SURFACE FINISH

BRONZE:
  • 100% Post-Consumer
  • Minimum of 87% copper
ALLUMINUM:
  • Alluminum Association
  • Alloy Designation C443.2

BACKGROUND TEXTURE

Most Popular: Leatherette

PEBBLE: Maximum size: 30″x40

LEATHERETTE

SCULPTED

PEBBLE

TRAVERTINE

PLAQUE BACKGROUND COLOR

RECOMMENDED FOR BRONZE

A. Dark Oxide Satin

B. Light Oxide Satin

C. Dark Green

D. Dark Bronze M-313

E. Medium Bronze M-312

F. Light Bronze M-311

G. Dark Brown M-70

H. Natural Sandblast (Bronze)

I. Golden Bronze M-40

RECOMMENDED FOR ALLUMINUM

J. Black

K. Metallic Grey

L. Natural Sandblast (Aluminum)

M. Dark Grey M-9

N. Medium Grey M-8

O. Light Grey M-5

ADDITIONAL PAINTED COLORS

P. Beige M-65

Q. Cream M-71

R. Ivory M-58

S. Dark Blue M-28

T. Medium Blue M-28

U. Light Blue M-20

V. Maroon M-118

W. Dark Red M-115

X. Red M-107

Y. Green M-38

Z. Orange M-102

AA. White

Custom Colors Also Available

Custom-matched color $110 additional charge. Submit PMS color matching system numerical designation.

PROTECTIVE COATING

Diamond Shield Protective Coating

Recommended for exterior use, this clear coat is factory-applied only. A higher gloss that provides maximum durability.

MATTHEWS CLEAR PROTECTIVE LAQUER

A low-gloss appearance that inhibits oxidizing

  • Painted Dark Green Background
  • Leatherette Texture
  • Single line Bevel Edge 
  • Diamond Shield Coating
  • Satin Bronze Plaque
  • Maroon M-118 Painted Background
  • Leatherette Texture 
  • Single Line Bevel Edge 
  • Clear Protective Laquer

PLAQUE BORDERS

STANDARD BORDERS

A.  Single Line 

B. Double Line

C. Bevel

D. Single Line Bevel

E. Straight Edge

 

PREMIUM ORNAMENTAL BORDERS

F. Beaded Bevel

G. Egg & Dart 

H. Ivy Leaf

I. Lambs Tongue

J. Oak Leaf 

K. Ogee

L. Reed & Ribbon

M. Union 

EMBLEMS, PORTRAITS & LOGOS

BAS-RELIEF

For this premium reproduction, sculptors create a dimensional sculpted relief of the subject. Most commonly associated with portraits, but also effective for depicting buildings, seals and many logos. Suitable for interior or exterior applications. Minimum size fir best quality cast portraits is 6″ from chin to crown.

BAS-RELIEF PORTRAITS

Portrait up to 5″ x 7″            +$360

Larger than 5″ x 7″                CALL  

IMAGECAST

A patented process, ImageCast creates a low-relief, dimensional image with the detailed look f a photograph. Idea for signage, historical markers or any application that needs to tell a uniquely personalized story. Suitbale for interior or exterior applications.

ETCHED PORTRAITS

Bronze up to 10″ high          +$490

Larger than 5″ x 7″                 +$260

FLAT RELIEF

An economical alternative to a bas-relief, raised line art of the plaque. Suitable for exterior and interior applications. Minimum size for the ebst quality is 6″ from chin to crown.

FLAT RELIEF PORTRAITS

Single portrait up to 10″        +$340

  

ETCHINGS

Etching process reproduces artwork with fine detail and small letterIng as well as halftone photographs, into metal sheets. Recommended for interior use. Not available on aluminum.    

ETCHED PORTRAITS

Portrait up to 5″ x 7″            +$360

Larger than 5″ x 7″                CALL  

METALPHOTO

This economical alternative uses a photo-sensitive aluminum sheet. avilable in either natural or gold tone aluminum. Recommended for extremely detailed art or older photographs. Suitable for intrior and exterior applications.

METALPHOTO

Portrait up to 8″ x 10″            +$120

ALUMICOLOR

Alumicolor tehcnology embeds UV resistant dyes into anodized aluminum to create spot-color or full-color photographic reproductions. Ideal for interpretive and wayfinding color signage. Public art pieces, permanent barcodes and OEM equipment. Suitable for interior and exterior applications.

MOUNTING METHOD: STANDARD MOUNTS

STANDARD MOUNTS

STUD MOUNT

Recommended for concealed mounting on brick or masonry walls.

THROUGH THE FACE MOUNT

Cast plaques can be provided with holes through the face for mechanical fasteners. Metal or wood screws provided.

Rosette & Toggle Bolts

Work well with hollow tile, cement block or drywall surfaces. Rosettes which cover the machine screws are optional.

Rosettes, Machine screws & Expansion Sleeves

Work well with brick, stone or masonry walls. Rosette optional.

Rosettes w/ Wood Screws

Use for mounting plaques to wood or plaster surfaces. 

ADDITIONAL MOUNTING METHODS

Invisible Frame

Ideal if plaque may be relocated in the future.

Brass Rod Stake Mount

Mounting pad is cast on the back of the plaque to accomodate a 3/8″ threaded 24″-long brass rod.

Garden Stake Mount

24″- long stake attaches to back of plaque with machine screws. Stake is painted black or to match painted background color.

Square Post Back Mount

Black enamel-coated steel square posts attach to the back of the plaque with machine screws.

Fabricated Aluminum Post Cap Mount

Perfect for mounting plaques for site identification, wayfinding and directional signage applications

Curved Plaques

Cast Bronze recommended. For installation on a curved wall or column, plaques can be rolled to amtch the curve of the surface.

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