Adhesives Webinar: The Sticky Subject Of Adhesives

May 1 2013

http://www.mcloone.com Join us for an educational webinar covering: • Best adhesive options for each of your application needs • 3M Performance materials • Surface preparation and care for your products Special guest Rob Ebner from 3M will be on hand to discuss specialty applications and challenging surfaces. Category: Science & Technology Uploaded by: MclooneNameplates Hosted: […]

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Glow In The Dark Labels From Mcloone

Jan 4 2013
Glow In The Dark Labels

http://www.mcloone.com Do you have a need for glow-in-the-dark decals or labels? We thought we would have some fun so check out Mcloone’s dancing team as they demonstrate the vibrant glow-in-the-dark colors. Not only are our dancers movin’ and a groovin’ to the beat, they’re also illuminating with every step! The glow, which may last a […]

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Proper Label Application – Making Your Label Stick

Jan 3 2013
Proper Label Application

http://www.mcloone.com Millions of labels are applied to products every day. For best results: 1. Make sure you clean the surface where your labels will be placed very thoroughly with an industrial cleaning solution, or isopropyl alcohol. This will remove any unwanted impurities, and allow a strong adhesion from the labels to their surface. Remember to […]

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Writing On An Anodized Label

Jan 2 2013
Writing On Anodized Labels

http://www.mcloone.com Making a label out of anodized material is a durable and versatile solution for any application where you may need to record information directly on the nameplate. By using a paint pen, information can be transferred and kept up to date directly on the nameplate surface. Category: Science & Technology Uploaded by: MclooneNameplates Hosted: […]

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Proper Label Application – Design/Engineering/Storage

Jan 2 2013
Common Causes Of Label Failure

http://www.mcloone.com/whitepapers What Are The Most Common Causes Of Label Failure: 1) Misunderstanding of the Operating Environment 2) Not selecting the proper substrate, ink, and adhesive How Can I Make Sure My Label Lasts The Lifetime Of The Product? 1) Proper Label Design (substrate-ink-adhesive) 2) Proper Contact With Application Surface/Proper Application Techniques 3) Apply The Label […]

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Proper Label Application – Extreme Temperatures

Jan 2 2013
Proper Label Application 2

http://www.mcloone.com/whitepapers To ensure maximum performance of pressure sensitive labels from storage through application, we recommend the following procedures: 1. Labels should be stored at 72°F and 50% relative humidity. Storing labels at higher or lower temperatures may not provide the level of adhering performance you desire. 2. DO NOT attempt to apply labels in cold […]

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Proper Label Application – Indoor Label Application & What To Avoid

Jan 2 2013
What To Avoid

http://www.mcloone.com/whitepapers Although certain application strategies may save time in the short run, they also compromise the effective life of the label. Make sure the label is applied directly to the final surface once removed from the backing. Keeping the adhesive clean along with proper surface preparation, maximizes the bond between the adhesive and the substrate. […]

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Proper Label Application Techniques

Dec 31 2012
Proper Label Application Techniques

http://www.mcloone.com/whitepapers/ Millions of labels are applied to products every day. For best results: 1. Make sure you clean the surface where your labels will be placed very thoroughly with an industrial cleaning solution, or isopropyl alcohol. This will remove any unwanted impurities, and allow a strong adhesion from the labels to their surface. Remember to […]

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Applying A Label To A Powder Coated Surface

Dec 31 2012
Powder Coated Application

http://www.mcloone.com/whitepapers/ Whether you’re applying labels to a powder coated, irregular or textured surface, it’s important you use the right adhesive. Surface contact is critical for successful adhesive performance. To maximize adhesive contact on a powder coated surface: 1. It must be dry and free of contaminates 2. Firm pressure must be applied to increase the […]

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How To Remove A Premask

Oct 23 2012
Premask Removal

http://www.mcloone.com/processes/laminating/ This video will walk you through the process of removing a protective pre-mask from your nameplate, label, or decal. All you need for this process is masking tape. To learn more about pre-masks, overlaminates, and adhesives please visit the link listed above. Mcloone applies a premask to the window of your overlay or panel […]

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Laser Engraved Hamburger

Sep 17 2012
Laser Etched Hamburger

Hungry? Hope you’re having a great Summer! -From all your friends at Mcloone Category: Science & Technology Uploaded by: MclooneNameplates Hosted: youtube

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Mcloone Receives Gold Award For Workplace Wellness From YMCA

Jun 13 2012
YMCA Workplace Wellness Award

Mcloone received a worksite wellness Gold Award from the La Crosse Area Family YMCA’s Pioneering Healthier Communities Team. The Team’s goal is to create an environment in the greater La Crosse area that promotes and supports healthy eating, an active lifestyle and maintaining a healthy weight. Mcloone was among thirty-six local employers, representing a total […]

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WXOW News 19 Hometown Made- Mcloone

May 14 2012
WXOW Hometown Made

Mcloone is being featured as part of a WXOW News 19 series highlighting local companies with a history of success. Find out what makes Mcloone Hometown Made! Category: Science & Technology Uploaded by: MclooneNameplates Hosted: youtube

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I-Cutting In 3D

Apr 18 2012
I-Cutting In 3D

http://www.mcloone.com/processes/digital-printing/ While the majority of Mcloone’s custom decals, pressure sensitive labels, and vinyl decals are screenprinted, Mcloone has also invested in digital technology to give our customers an advantage when it comes to short-run orders and fast turn-around time. Benefits of Digital Printing: -Roll-to-Roll Capability -Low tooling costs -Wide format — up to 54″ -Low […]

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Screen Printing In 3-D

Mar 16 2012
Screen Printing In 3D

http://www.mcloone.com/processes/screenprinting/ Mcloone has been an innovator in the industrial screen printing industry for over 50 years. It’s what we’ve been doing since day one. Our commitment to innovation continues today as we bring you for the first time…screen printing in 3-D. Category: Science & Technology Uploaded by: MclooneNameplates Hosted: youtube

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Point of Purchase (POP) By Mcloone

Dec 15 2011
Point of Purchase

http://www.mcloone.com/products/pop-specialty-products/ Point of purchase (POP) displays or signage is one of the most fun but challenging projects for a company or agency to produce. Let Mcloone propel you to the top with our POP enhancements and custom fabrication. We can perfectly match in-store displays and promotional signage to any corporate color. Many customers and advertising […]

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Mcloone & Great Rivers United Way Are Making A Difference

Nov 30 2011
Great Rivers United Way

At Mcloone, we give to the United Way so that all parents can be successful parents. Category: Nonprofits & Activism Uploaded by: MclooneNameplates Hosted: youtube

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Introducing Mcloone

Oct 27 2011
Introducing Mcloone

Based in La Crosse, WI, Mcloone (aka Mcloone Metal Graphics) is a manufacturer of custom decals, custom nameplates and pressure sensitive labels. Founded in 1954 by James E. Mcloone, we are now recognized as one of the world’s leading providers of high-quality identification graphics. Category: Science & Technology Uploaded by: MclooneNameplates Hosted: youtube

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Laser Process

Oct 27 2011
Laser Process

Category: Science & Technology Uploaded by: MclooneNameplates Hosted: youtube

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The Process of Doming a Label

Oct 27 2011
The Process Of Doming

Domed nameplates and custom domed labels give your products the finishing touch you’ve been looking for. You know that corporate identity is crucial in today’s marketplace. Manufacturers invest a tremendous amount of time and money to develop a design that perfectly reflects their identity. Doming by Mcloone enhances your image on custom decals and nameplates. […]

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Digital Printing By Mcloone

Oct 27 2011
Digital Printing By Mcloone

Category: Science & Technology Uploaded by: MclooneNameplates Hosted: youtube

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The Process Of Making Identification Graphics

Oct 27 2011
The Process Of Making ID Graphics

Category: Science & Technology Uploaded by: MclooneNameplates Hosted: youtube

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What can Mcloone do for you?

Sep 9 2011
What Can Mcloone Do For You

Our specialties include metal labels and nameplates, vinyl decals, self-adhesive vinyl labels, doming, asset tags, metal signs and polycarbonate identification graphics. Materials available for your identification labels include aluminum, stainless steel, vinyls, foils, polycarbonates, polyesters and many more. Uploaded by: MclooneNameplates Hosted: youtube

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