Compliance Label Service

MIL-STD-129 labels, UID labels, RFID and DoD / GSA compliance services

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Photo Anodized Aluminum UID Labels

Compliance Label Services

PerformancePhoto Anodized Aluminum UID Labels
TypeHeavy Duty
Distinguishing featureBroad performance and value
Exterior exposure> 20 years
High temperature750 deg F
Conforms to curvesYes: .005", .012"
No: .020", .032"
'Peel & Stick'.005", .012", .020" thickness
Mechanical Fasteners.020", .032" thickness
Resistance to: 
AbrasionExcellent
Acids and BasesExcellent
Oils, Fuels, SolventsExcellent
Salt sprayExcellent
Direct impactYes
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EXPEDITER™ Photo Anodized Aluminum UID labels are made of Metalphoto® anodized aluminum. Exceptional durability results from the process:

  1. A black image is photographically reproduced on the matte aluminum surface.
  2. The image is embedded within a sapphire hard anodized layer.
  3. An additional intensification process further increases resistance to heat and UV rays.

Metalphoto® meets the most stringent MIL-STD's, including MIL-DTL-15024 Type G & H and MIL-P-19834. For more than 40 years, the US military has specified Metalphoto® for data plates and panels. It has been used on military vehicles and tanks, surface ships and submarines, Apollo landing craft and Space Shuttle Columbia.

The National Association of Graphic and Product Identification Manufacturers picks Metalphoto® as the most durable aluminum substrate due to its superior resistance to abrasion, heat and sunlight. Metalphoto® is a trademark of Horizons, Inc.

Choice of size (1/8" radius corners)

  • UID Aluminum3" x 2"
  • 3" x 1"
  • 2" x 0.75"
  • 1.5" x 0.5"

Complete DoD compliance

  • 2D Data Matrix barcode per MIL-STD-130 and ECC200 standards
  • Certificate of Compliance with MIL-STD-130
  • Verification and Validation reports per MIL-STD-130 using ISO/IEC 15415, AS9132 or AIM-DPM-12006
Choice of Thickness and Fastening method
Thickness Peel & Stick Holes for fasteners
.003 X
.005 X
.008 X
.012 X
.020 X X
.032 X
.064 X