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PRNDL with magnified view of diffuser
February 2021
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Capacitive touch circuit for an appliance panel
Capacitive touch circuit

After a commercial appliance manufacturer approached GMN for a capacitive touch circuit, GMN leveraged its technical expertise, rapid prototyping capabilities, and global resources to develop the optimal solution.

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Membrane switch for MESA Labs
Membrane switch

When MESA Labs was facing unforeseen hiccups during the development of their new dialysate meter, GMN’s technical expertise and rapid prototyping services provided them with a highly durable and performance-driven solution.

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Value-added assembly for iSolved's timeclock
Value-added assembly for iSolved

When iSolved approached GMN for a graphic overlay prototype, GMN expanded its realm of expertise to deliver a value-added, cost-effective solution by streamlining its varied capabilities.

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Custom UV-resistant seal by GMN
Die-cut components

Faraday Bicycles called on GM Nameplate to develop a custom die-cut sealing solution that would ensure the functionality of their electric bicycle in any environment.

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Plated metal nameplate by GMN
ElectraGraphic nameplate

GMN’s diverse capabilities allowed for the development and manufacturing of Percussor’s ElectraGraphic nameplates under one roof, including screen printing, photo-imaging, decorative gold plating, die-cutting and laser-marking.

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Ultrasound device for Fujifilm Sonosite
Fujifilm SonoSite iViz

When SonoSite needed help making their portable ultrasound device as slim and lightweight as possible, while still being durable, they came to GM Nameplate.

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Custom backlit user-interface solution by GMN

When LEVL was in need of a backlit user interface for their health and wellness device, GMN was able to turn their idea into a reality with a custom backlighting solution.

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Decorative, embossed label for Starbucks' holiday card
Embossed label

When Starbucks was in need of a custom label for their holiday gift card, GMN was able to turn their idea into a reality through precise embossing and custom metallic inks.

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Embossed metal nameplate for Victory Motorcycles
Custom nameplates

GM Nameplate was able to step in and provide Polaris Victory Motorcycles with a custom gas tank badge that met all of their environmental and design requirements after they ran into difficulties with another supplier.

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Membrane switch for Philips Respironics
Medical device membrane

Philips Respironics came to GMN to manufacture an overlay and a membrane for their ventilator, relying on GMN's rapid prototyping and medical industry expertise to manufacture the right overlay.  

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Custom graphic overlay solution for Fluke
Printing processes

GM Nameplate’s rapid prototyping services helped The Fluke Corporation find the most effective printing process for their challenging graphic overlay solution. 

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UL compliant label by GMN
UL compliant labels

When MiTAC International Corp. needed UL compliant labels with a high opacity level, GM Nameplate was able to meet both funtional and aesthetic requirements. 

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Value-added assembly for Fujifilm SonoSite
Value-added assembly

GM Nameplate was able to provide SonoSite with multiple cosmetic and functional components for their X-Porte Ultrasound System. 

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Laser-etched PRNDL for Toyota
Plastic assembly for gear shift indicator

When Toyota and their tier one supplier needed a gear shift indicator, GMN stepped in to provide an ideal solution through an extensive painting system and laser etching technology. 

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Metal wine labels by GMN
Metal wine label

GMN worked to Childress Vineyards to create a one-of-a-kind metal label for their 2011 Chardonnay.

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Custom BISCO silicone gasket for a display assembly
Custom BISCO® silicone gasket

John Deere's front panel display assemblies required a custom gasket that met all functional needs for the environment of the application. 

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Decorative cosmetic badge for MAC compact
Cosmetic badging

GMN worked with Lombardi Design & Manufacturing and their end customer to create brilliant, one-of-a-kind, decorative cosmetic badging. 

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Custom graphic overlay for FireEye
Custom graphic overlay

GMN worked with FireEye to create a custom graphic overlay that preserved the aesthetic of their design while offering a cost-savings advantage.

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Front panel integration and bonding for John Deere
Front panel integration

When leading farming equipment manufacturer John Deere needed reliable and durable display integration for their tractors, they turned to GMN for help developing and manufacturing the display assemblies.

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Injection molded plastic housing by GMN
Plastic housings

Anritsu consolidated their supply chain with GMN's plastic injection molding and decoration capabilities allowing the customer to source multiple product variations from one manufacturer.

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Rapid prototype for membrane switch
Membrane switch prototyping

GMN's rapid prototyping services made it possible for GE Transportation to have a working membrane switch and graphic overlay assembly in under 2 weeks.

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