custom engraving and signage fabrication services made to your specifications

Custom fabrication services made to your specifications

Professional support for engraving and signage projects of all kinds

Why choose BF

For over 60 years, we have provided professional custom fabricating services using only state-of-the-art equipment. We provide an extensive range of services made to your specifications including beveled edges, custom shapes in a variety of sizes, drilled holes, adhesive backing, radius corners, and more. We will work with you every step of the way to ensure you're satisfied and get you to your finished project. 

Get a free quote

Please complete the quote form and we will be in touch to discuss your custom fabrication needs. If you have any additional questions call us at 800-866-7121.

Our services

Choose from 100+ color combinations from in-stock plastic or metal sheet stock

All Duets by Gemini, Aluminum, Brass and Brass Plated Steel materials can be custom fabricated to your specifications.

Shapes & Sizes

Standard sizes include squares, rectangles, triangles, circles, polygons, ovals, etc. Certain custom shapes are available such as state shapes, arched top plates, etc. There are a variety of non-standard shapes and sizes available for plastic materials.  Engraving Metals are only available in custom square shapes with square, radius or notched corners.

Radius Corners

Radius corners are available on all thicknesses (without beveled edge).


Corner Options

The following table displays punch shapes available:


Beveled Edges

Beveling is available on one side or two sides (available on plastic materials only).



We can drill any size hole in any plate. Standard hole sizes are 1/16", 3/32", 1/8", 5/32", 3/16", 1/4" and 1/2".  Brass, Aluminum and Steel hole sizes available are 1/10”, 1/8” and 9/64”.



We are able to cut any standard shape with any Duets by Gemini materials in all thicknesses, 1/2",1/4",1/8", 3/32", 1/16", 1/32", and .020". Slots can be cut in plates or tags.


Adhesive Backing

3M 467MP, 3M F9460PC, 3M 9500PC or ORAFOL 1375 adhesive backing can be applied to all Duets by Gemini, Brass, and Aluminum materials.


Please complete the quote form and we will provide you with a quote based on your needs. We may need to contact you to collect additional information and provide the most accurate quote.

Standard plates are eligible for volume discounts. Some restrictions apply.

100-199 (5%)
200-499 (10%)
500-999 (15%)
1,000-1,999 (20%)
2,000+ (25%)

Turnaround times vary based on complexity, product availability and production capacity. Custom plates are normally shipped within 3-6 business days after the order has been placed.

All orders both Ground commercial and residential are eligible for flat rate shipping (continental US only).

$0-349: $18 shipping/handling
$350+: free shipping/handling

Learn more about our flat rate shipping
Custom fabrication orders cannot be returned for credit.