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Combined Index of Articles (1975-Present)

Topics Alphabetical by "M"

M&M Engraving & Graphics

M&M Engraving & Graphics -- M & M Engraving & Graphics - Feb. 97

Machine Adjustments

see Troubleshooting -

Mackay, Louella

- Jul. 01

Maddalena, Al

- Mar. 08

- Mar. 08

MagnaGraver

engraving with -- Engraving With Power-Assist Tools - Feb. 94

Magnifier

mounting on gooseneck lamp -- Mounting Lamp On Older TXs - Jul/Aug 75

see Pocket Comparator -

Mailbox Signs

Mailbox Signs -- Mailbox Signs - Mar/Apr 76

making -- Mailbox Signs - Apr. 95

marketing -- Mailbox Signs - Apr. 95

Mailing Lists

compiling -- Plastics Sales Tips II - Nov/Dec 83

statement stuffers -- Plastics Sales Tips II - Nov/Dec 83

Maintenance, Computer

Maintenance Tips For Your Computer -- Maintenance Tips For Your Computer - Apr. 93

upgrading video card -- Computer Running Slow? Here's a Tip - Sep. 15

Maintenance, Engraving Machine

adjusting workholder -- Adjusting S-C Workholder - Jan/Feb 76

cleaning workholder -- Maintenance: Engraving Workholder - Nov/Dec 75

rotary spindle -- Maintenance: Rotary Spindle - Sep/Oct 75

rotary spindle -- Spindle Care & Diagnostics - Jan/Feb 82

see Trouble Shooting -

Maintenance, Laser Engraving Machine

cabinet -- Laser Maintenance 101: Part 2 - Mar. 12

Caring For Your Laser -- Caring For Your Laser - Oct. 97

cover & lamps -- Laser Maintenance 101: Part 2 - Mar. 12

cutting grid -- Laser Maintenance 101: Part 2 - Mar. 12

engraving quality tests -- Laser Maintenance 101: Part 2 - Mar. 12

exhaust & exhaust port -- Laser Maintenance 101: Part 1 - Feb. 12

fans -- Laser Maintenance 101: Part 1 - Feb. 12

heat sinks -- Laser Maintenance 101: Part 2 - Mar. 12

hinge supports -- Laser Maintenance 101: Part 1 - Feb. 12

Lazrclean -- Laser Engraving Tools - Jun. 11

lens -- Laser Maintenance 101: Part 1 - Feb. 12

Maximizing Power -- Peak Power for Your Laser - Aug. 03

mechanical components -- BtoB: Peak Power for Your Laser - Feb. 13

mirrors -- Laser Maintenance 101: Part 1 - Feb. 12

movement mechanism -- Laser Maintenance 101: Part 2 - Mar. 12

optics -- BtoB: Peak Power for Your Laser - Feb. 13

power performance -- BtoB: Peak Power for Your Laser - Feb. 13

power, measuring -- BtoB: Peak Power for Your Laser - Feb. 13

replacing the tube -- Laser Maintenance 101: Part 2 - Mar. 12

Servicing Tips -- Basic Tips for Servicing Your Laser - Jul. 08

table cleaning -- Laser Maintenance 101: Part 1 - Feb. 12

table level -- Laser Maintenance 101: Part 1 - Feb. 12

Maintenance, Trophy Typewriters (Automark)

Trophy Lettering Typewriter -- Trophy Lettering Typewriter - May/Jun 78

Maker Movement

introduction to -- The Maker Movement - Oct. 17

PP: The Maker Movement -- PP: The Maker Movement - Oct. 17

Manufacturer Nameplates

selling -- Selling Industrial Nameplates - Mar/Apr 85

Marble

Laser Engraving -- Laser Engraving Marble & Granite - Apr. 10

laser engraving -- Marble/Granite for Lasering Photos - Jun. 19

Laser Marking -- Laser Marking Difficult Substrates - Jun. 02

origin of -- Marble Gifts & Awards - Apr. 94

origin of -- Marble: A Classic Material - Feb. 93

products -- Marble Gifts & Awards - Apr. 94

products -- Marble: A Classic Material - Feb. 93

products -- Stone Awards & Gifts - Nov. 95

products -- Stone Awards & Gifts - Jan. 01

Marble, Cultured

color filling -- Qs & As About Color Filling/1990 - Sep/Oct 90

manufacturing method -- Cultured Marble - Dec. 93

products -- Cultured Marble - Dec. 93

Marbloy

color filling -- Engraving/Color Filling Marbloy - Jul/Aug 75

engraving -- Engraving/Color Filling Marbloy - Jul/Aug 75

Margins

balance -- Visual Imbalances I - Nov/Dec 87

centering within -- Visual Aspects Of Engraving - Nov/Dec 90

centering within -- Visual Imbalances III - Mar/Apr 88

for balanced layout -- Visual Imbalances II - Jan/Feb 88

in contemporary signage -- Contemporary Signage II - Mar/Apr 78

on badges -- Badges: Selecting Size - Jan/Feb 78

plate -- Plaque Layout I - Nov/Dec 82

types of -- Visual Imbalances III - Mar/Apr 88

visual -- Visual Imbalances I - Nov/Dec 87

Margins, Sign & Plate

above-center adjustment -- Layout: Proportional Margins - Sep/Oct 81

inappropriate margins -- Layout: Proportional Margins - Sep/Oct 81

percent margins -- Layout: Proportional Margins - Sep/Oct 81

plate holder effects -- Layout: Proportional Margins - Sep/Oct 81

sign proportion -- Layout: Proportional Margins - Sep/Oct 81

Marketing Engraving

Basket Splints -- Niche Engraving Markets Pt. 2 - Jan. 06

Ceramic Tile -- Laser Engraving Tile Made Easy - Oct. 02

Clock faces -- Niche Engraving Markets Pt. 2 - Jan. 06

Flashlights -- Niche Engraving Markets Pt. 2 - Jan. 06

Glass & Crystal Products -- Crystal, Glass & Sandcarving Pt. 1 - Nov. 08

industrial engraving -- Engraving For Industry - Jan/Feb 91

Key chains -- Niche Engraving Markets Pt. 2 - Jan. 06

laser -- Marketing Laser Products & Services - Aug. 02

laser engraving markets -- 14 Laser Markets - Jan. 12

Marketing Awards Shops -- A Retailer's View on Marketing - Aug. 07

Marketing Awards Shops -- A Retailer's View on Marketing - Aug. 07

new markets -- New Engraving Markets - Oct. 92

niche markets -- 11 EQ ADV.: Niche Markets - Oct. 11

niche markets -- Engraving in Aeronautics - Apr. 13

niche markets -- Niche Markets - Nov. 96

Online Marketing -- Going Online Part 2 - Jan. 08

product ideas for plastic -- What To Do With a Sheet of Plastic - Jun. 12

Sales & Markets -- Markets for Engravers - Mar. 07

sample plates -- Sample Engraving Plates - Aug. 00

see specific items -

Stencils -- Niche Engraving Markets Pt. 2 - Jan. 06

to the trade -- Engraving For The Trade - Jul/Aug 87

to the trade -- Engraving Services For The Trade - May 95

to travel industry -- Tour & Travel Industry - Aug. 94

Unusual Markets -- Unusual Markets - Nov/Dec 86

Marketing Plastics

advertising -- Plastics Sales Tips I - Sep/Oct 83

badges with logos -- Logos Sell More Badges - May/Jun 85

finding new customers -- Plastics Sales Tips I - Sep/Oct 83

labeling products -- Plastics Sales Tips I - Sep/Oct 83

product ideas -- What To Do With a Sheet of Plastic - Jun. 12

sales techniques -- Plastics Sales Tips II - Nov/Dec 83

wholesale -- Plastics Sales Tips I - Sep/Oct 83

Marketing, General

2000 Marketing Calendar -- 2000 Marketing Calendar - Jan. 00

add-on sales -- Add-On Sales - Jun. 99

B2B Advertising -- Best Practices in B2B Advertising - Aug. 09

Badges, ID Plates and Signs -- 08 M&S ADV: Marketing Meat-and-Pota - Jun. 08

Bronzed Awards -- Bronzing: Memorable Awards in Metal - Nov. 08

Build Your Business -- 10 Marketing Strat to Build Busines - Apr. 03

Catalogs -- Making the Sale: Bypassing Corp. HQ - Feb. 06

catalogs, dealer -- Dealer Catalogs - Aug. 11

combining equipment capabilities -- Mix 'n Match Gives You the Edge - Feb. 18

community involvement -- The Markting Challenge - Oct. 12

competing with mega-retailers -- Competing With the Mega-Retailers - Apr. 15

corporate sales -- Attracting Corporate Clients - Oct. 99

customer service -- Competing With the Mega-Retailers - Apr. 15

Direct Mail -- Bullseye Marketing w/Direct Mail - Dec. 09

finding a market -- Turning Hometown Pride Into Profits - Jan. 01

finding customers -- Finding & Keeping Customers - Jun. 95

First Impressions -- Pressing Matters 1st Impressions - Jan. 03

generating referrals -- Let Your Customers Sell For You - Nov. 96

Good Customer Relations -- Personal Contact: & Custmr Relation - Jan. 01

holiday gifts -- Gifts for the Holidays - Sep. 10

Holiday Sales -- E-commerce Guide to Holiday Sales - Sep. 06

How to Sell Sublimation -- Strategic Selling - Jan. 03

Large Organizations -- Making the Sale: Bypassing Corp. HQ - Feb. 06

laser engraving markets -- 14 Laser Markets - Jan. 12

market research -- Market Research: Worth The Effort - Jan. 99

Marketing Tips -- Business Builder Success Tips - Apr. 07

marketing tips -- Quality Products & Good Marketing - Mar. 18

marketing tips -- Ways to Market Your Award Business - Mar. 10

merchandise displays -- Making The Most Of Displays - Dec. 00

niche markets -- 10 Personalization Niche Markets - Mar. 19

niche markets -- 11 EQ ADV.: Niche Markets - Oct. 11

niche markets -- Engraving in Aeronautics - Apr. 13

offer quality products -- Quality Products & Good Marketing - Mar. 18

Online Marketing -- 07 Awards ADV-Going Online Part 1 - Oct. 07

Online Marketing -- Going Online Part 2 - Jan. 08

Online Strategies -- Online Marketing Strategies Part 2 - Feb. 09

online tools -- Need Effective Marketing Tools? - Nov. 18

personalization processes -- Competing With the Mega-Retailers - Apr. 15

plastic products -- What To Do With a Sheet of Plastic - Jun. 12

Promotional Products/Ad Specialties -- Promotional Products-Are They Right - Jan. 09

promotions -- Competing With the Mega-Retailers - Apr. 15

public speaking -- Promoting Through Public Speaking - May 99

sales techniques -- How to Get Rid of a Sales Rep - Sep. 04

say yes to customers -- Say Yes to Your Customer - Dec. 17

Selling Yourself -- Making the Sale: Bypassing Corp. HQ - Feb. 06

showroom -- Competing With the Mega-Retailers - Apr. 15

spring marketing tips -- Spring Marketing Tips - Feb. 13

Starting a New Business -- The Laser Shop - Apr. 07

step out of comfort zone -- Guest Commentary: Get Out and About - Dec. 18

Sublimation -- Creating a Marketing Plan-Sub Biz - Feb. 04

sublimation -- Target Marketing for Sublimation - Jun. 19

surveying customers -- Getting To Know Your Customers - Sep. 96

techniques -- Guerrilla Marketing - Jun. 15

tips for -- 8 Ways to Market Your Business - Sep. 10

updating your business, tips for -- Spring Cleaning Your Business - Feb. 14

via the Internet -- Prepare For Sales, The On-Line Way - Jun. 01

website -- Competing With the Mega-Retailers - Apr. 15

Websites -- 07 Awards ADV-Going Online Part 1 - Oct. 07

Yellow Pages Ads -- Firing Up Your Yellow Pages Ads - Feb. 04

Marketing, Online

catalogs, dealer -- Dealer Catalogs - Aug. 11

creating an online store -- iPersonalyze: Online Products Store - Jul. 15

Effective Websites -- 08 Awards Adv: Online Marketing Pt - Oct. 08

Marketing Award Products -- Going Online Part 2 - Jan. 08

see specific items -

Strategies -- Online Marketing Strategies Part 2 - Feb. 09

tools for -- Need Effective Marketing Tools? - Nov. 18

Websites -- 07 Awards ADV-Going Online Part 1 - Oct. 07

Marking Devices

die plate stamps -- Marking Devices I - Sep/Oct 78

finding new customers -- Marking Devices VIII - Nov/Dec 79

Marking Devices X -- Marking Devices X - Jul/Aug 80

see Branding Machines -

see Embossing Seals -

see Numbering Machines -

see Photopolymers -

see Rubber Stamps -

see Stamps, Mechanical Self-Inking -

see Stamps, Pre-Inked -

see Stamps, Steel Numbering -

stencils -- see Sandblasting -

stencils -- see Screen Printing -

Marking Methods (Graphic)

comparative chart of processes -- Marking Methods II - Nov/Dec 82

see Electronic Scanning Engraving -

see Laser Engraving -

see Photoetching -

see Photometal -

see Photosensitive Materials -

see Screen Printing -

see Sublimating Dye Transfer -

Marking Methods (Mechanical)

comparative chart of processes -- Marking Methods I - Sep/Oct 82

see Computerized Engraving -

see Constant Data Machine -

see Hot Stamping -

see Metal Typewriter -

see Pantograph Engraving -

see Sandblasting -

Marsden Trophies, Ltd.

Marsden Trophies -- Marsden Trophies, Ltd. - Sep/Oct 81

Mart Trophy Company

Mart Trophy Co. -- Mart Trophy Co. - Jan/Feb 81

Martial Arts Awards

marketing -- Martial Arts Awards - Nov. 93

what's available -- Martial Arts Awards - Nov. 93

Master Copy Type

- Jul/Aug 77

care of -- Prolonging The Life Of Master Type - Jun. 00

care of -- Why Type Wears - Jan/Feb 76

checking for wear -- Shaky Pantograph I - Jul/Aug 85

checking for wear -- Shaky Pantograph II - Sep/Oct 85

damaged -- Prolonging The Life Of Master Type - Jun. 00

damaged -- Why Type Wears - Jan/Feb 76

lubrication -- Trophy Engraving Tips/Shortcuts II - Mar/Apr 82

lubrication -- Why Type Wears - Jan/Feb 76

making "Quick Type" -- Tips For Increasing Production - Aug. 95

measurement -- Basic Character Measurement - Sep. 02

preventing wear -- 10 Helpful Tips For Engravers - Apr. 97

preventing wear -- Tips From Pros May/June 1991 - May/Jun 91

selection -- see Type Selection, Master Copy -

worn -- Why Type Wears - Jan/Feb 76

Master Templates

- Jul/Aug 78

artwork -- Making Master Templates I - Jan/Feb 76

artwork -- Making Master Templates III - May/Jun 76

artwork & enlargements for -- Custom Master Templates II - Nov/Dec 86

calculating cutter path -- Making Master Templates II - Mar/Apr 76

cardboard outline technique -- Making Master Templates III - May/Jun 76

circular lettering -- Making Master Templates IV - Jul/Aug 76

composite -- Control Panel Methodology - Nov/Dec 79

custom -- Custom Master Templates I - Sep/Oct 86

cutter for -- Making Master Templates I - Jan/Feb 76

cutter for -- Making Master Templates III - May/Jun 76

cutter path for routout -- Custom Master Templates III - Jan/Feb 87

drafting pantograph for enlarging artwork -- Making Master Templates I - Jan/Feb 76

drafting tools -- Making Master Templates I - Jan/Feb 76

enlargement -- Making Master Templates I - Jan/Feb 76

etching -- Making Master Templates I - Jan/Feb 76

for control panels -- see Control Panels -

for hole cutting -- Control Panel Methodology - Nov/Dec 79

for hole cutting -- see Hole & Disc Cutting -

for multi-line letters -- Making Master Templates II - Mar/Apr 76

for outline engraving -- Making Master Templates III - May/Jun 76

for profiling -- Making Master Templates II - Mar/Apr 76

for profiling -- Making Master Templates III - May/Jun 76

for surface engraving -- Making Master Templates III - May/Jun 76

hand cutting -- Custom Master Templates IV - Mar/Apr 87

holding on machine -- Tips From Pros Jul/Aug 1987 - Jul/Aug 87

irregular lettering -- Making Master Templates IV - Jul/Aug 76

lettering on -- Making Master Templates IV - Jul/Aug 76

line drawing -- Making Master Templates I - Jan/Feb 76

line drawing -- Making Master Templates II - Mar/Apr 76

line drawings for -- Custom Master Templates III - Jan/Feb 87

lubricating -- Making Master Templates I - Jan/Feb 76

lubricating -- Making Master Templates II - Mar/Apr 76

making -- Custom Master Templates IV - Mar/Apr 87

making -- Making Master Templates - Jan/Feb 79

making -- see Gravermeister -

master copy type for -- Making Master Templates IV - Jul/Aug 76

master templates for badge/sign re-orders -- Tips From Pros June 1996 - Jun. 96

master templates for common phrases -- Tips From Pros May/June 1991 - May/Jun 91

master templates for common phrases -- Trophy Engraving Tips/Shortcuts II - Mar/Apr 82

master templates for graphics -- Tips From Pros June 1996 - Jun. 96

materials for -- Shortcuts To Success - Mar/Apr 80

matte board -- Marking Devices VII - Sep/Oct 79

mounting to beveled blanks -- Straight Answers - Nov/Dec 79

normal lettering -- Making Master Templates IV - Jul/Aug 76

ornamental design -- see Ornamental Design Templat -

overview of -- Custom Master Templates I - Sep/Oct 86

reduction ratio -- Making Master Templates III - May/Jun 76

securing to worktable -- Tips From Pros Jan/Feb 1989 - Jan/Feb 89

see Watches, Presentation, templates for engraving -

see Wood Signs, templates for -

signature -- Marking Devices VII - Sep/Oct 79

standard wording -- Production Award Engraving - Jul/Aug 77

storage of -- Straight Answers - Mar/Apr 80

touching-up enlargement -- Making Master Templates III - May/Jun 76

tracing lines -- Making Master Templates III - May/Jun 76

types of -- Custom Master Templates I - Sep/Oct 86

ultimate reduction ratio -- Making Master Templates II - Mar/Apr 76

ultimate reduction ratio -- Making Master Templates III - May/Jun 76

Master Templates, Circles & Ovals On

circle engraving device for -- Making Master Templates V - Nov/Dec 76

circle template for -- Making Master Templates V - Nov/Dec 76

ellipse template for -- Making Master Templates V - Nov/Dec 76

oval engraving device for -- Making Master Templates V - Nov/Dec 76

Master Templates, Optical Tracing In Making

see Optical Tracing -

Master Templates, Photopolymer

advantages of -- Photopolymer Templates - Jul/Aug 81

artwork -- Photopolymer Templates - Jul/Aug 81

dyeing templates for improved visibility -- Tips From Pros Jul/Aug 1987 - Jul/Aug 87

equipment & supplies for overview of -- Photopolymer Templates - Jul/Aug 81

template groove configurations -- Photopolymer Templates - Jul/Aug 81

template making procedure -- Photopolymer Templates - Jul/Aug 81

Mastermark

Mastermark -- Mastermark - Nov/Dec 82

Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)

What Is An MSDS? -- What Is An MSDS? - Dec. 98

Materials & Supplies

Alpha Sublimation Cartridges -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

AlumaMark -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Aluminum -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Braille -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Brass -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Conde Sublimation Essentials -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

Crooked Creek Corian -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

Gravograph -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Gravograph Modular Sign Frames -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

Gravograph's Gravo-Tac -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

Horizons AlumaMark -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

Identification Plates LaserFrost -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

Innovative Plastics -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Innovative Plastics 100 Stock Selections -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisor - Jun. 06

Johnson Plastics-One Stop Shopping -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

LAMA -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Laser -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Laserable Metal -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

LaserFrost -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

LaserSketch Sand Carving Materials -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

Magic novelty Badge Findings -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

Magnetic Materials -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Manufacturer's & Their Materials -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Marco Sublimation Supplies -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

material ordering tips -- 11 M&S ADV: Figuring The Job - 11 M&S ADV

Nova Chrome Sublimation Sign System -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

Panterials Materials -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

Pella Hot Stamping Dies -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

Phenolic -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Plastic -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Plastic-Plus Sheet, Blanks & Accessories -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisor - Jun. 06

Rayzist Awards & Gifts -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

Rotary -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Rowmark -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Rowmark Engravable Sheet Stock -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

Scott -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Self Adhesive -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Smoke-Wood LaserDarc -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

Stainless Steel -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Sublimation -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Tower Ribbon Aluminum & Brass -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

ULS Laserable Materials -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

What's New -- What's New in Materials & Supplies - Jun. 07

Wood -- 06 M&S Adv:Engraving Matls Checklst - Jun. 06

Xenetech Vises & Jigs -- 06 Materials & Supplies Advisory - Jun. 06

Matrix, Rubber Stamp

see Rubber Stamps, matrix for -

Matte Board Template

see Master Templates -

see Wood Signs -

Mcknight, Wayne

Wayne McKnight -- Wayne McKnight - Oct. 14

Measuring

character height -- Basic Character Measurement - May/Jun 90

Character Height -- Basic Character Measurement - Sep. 02

Character Height -- BtoB: Basic Character Measurement - Mar. 10

converting inches to points -- Basic Character Measurement - May/Jun 90

converting points to inches -- Basic Character Measurement - May/Jun 90

cutters -- see Cutter Measuring -

see Pocket Comparator -

Measuring Tools

Basic Character Measurement -- Basic Character Measurement - May/Jun 90

center finding ruler -- Using a Center Finding Ruler - Apr. 11

Character Measurement -- BtoB: Basic Character Measurement - Mar. 10

for every shop -- The "Scoop" on Accessories Part 1 - Feb. 18

Measuring -- Basic Character Measurement - Sep. 02

see Dial Indicator -

see Feeler Gauge -

see Micrometer -

Medalcraft, Inc.

Medalcraft -- Medalcraft, Inc. - Mar/Apr 84

Medallic Products

customers for -- Expanding with Medallics - May 15

manufacturing methods -- Expanding with Medallics - May 15

marketing -- Expanding with Medallics - May 15

personalization techniques -- Expanding with Medallics - May 15

what's available -- Expanding with Medallics - May 15

Medals, Award

abbreviating words on -- Award Medals II - Nov/Dec 77

accessories -- Custom Medallic Products - Apr. 94

accessories for -- Award Medals I - Sep/Oct 77

accessories for -- Engraving Award Medals III - Jul/Aug 87

blackening letters on -- Award Medals II - Nov/Dec 77

cases for -- Options In Memorabilia Cases - Oct. 96

computer engraving -- Engraving Medals By Computer - May 95

custom -- Award Medals I - Sep/Oct 77

custom -- Custom Medallic Products - Apr. 94

customers for -- Expanding with Medallics - May 15

display accessories -- Showcasing Medallic Products - Jun. 95

fabrication -- Make The Most Of Medallics - Jun. 00

holding -- Award Medals II - Nov/Dec 77

holding -- Breaking In An Award Engraver - May/Jun 77

holding -- Engraving Medals By Computer - May 95

holding -- Mold & Hold Fixture - May/Jun 89

holding -- Trophy Engraving Tips/Shortcuts I - Jan/Feb 82

holding & engraving -- Engraving Award Medals - Sep. 92

holding & engraving -- Engraving Award Medals Easily - Dec. 99

holding & engraving -- Engraving Award Medals II - May/Jun 87

manufacturing methods -- Award Medals Overview - Jul/Aug 92

manufacturing methods -- Custom Medallic Products - Apr. 94

manufacturing methods -- Expanding with Medallics - May 15

marketing -- Custom Medallic Products - Apr. 94

marketing -- Expanding with Medallics - May 15

marketing -- Make The Most Of Medallics - Jun. 00

marking with typewriter -- Straight Answers - Sep/Oct 79

medallion & frame style -- Award Medals I - Sep/Oct 77

oxidizing -- Engraving Award Medals - Sep. 92

oxidizing -- Engraving Award Medals Easily - Dec. 99

oxidizing -- Engraving Award Medals II - May/Jun 87

personalization techniques -- Expanding with Medallics - May 15

personalizing -- Make The Most Of Medallics - Jun. 00

recessing in plaque -- Recessing A Medallion - Mar. 96

sizes available -- Award Medals I - Sep/Oct 77

stock vs. custom designs -- Award Medals Overview - Jul/Aug 92

types of -- Engraving Award Medals I - Mar/Apr 87

types of -- The Awards Arena - Aug. 02

unique -- Unique & Unusual Awards - Mar/Apr 88

what's available -- Expanding with Medallics - May 15

what's available -- Make The Most Of Medallics - Jun. 00

wording for -- Engraving Award Medals - Sep. 92

wording for -- Engraving Award Medals I - Mar/Apr 87

Medical Alert Jewelry

engraving etiquette -- Medical ID Jewelry - Feb. 94

marketing -- Medical ID Jewelry - Feb. 94

see Identification Bracelets -

Melamine Engraving Stock

manufacturing -- Melamine Engraving Laminate - Sep/Oct 76

preventing warpage -- Melamine Engraving Laminate - Sep/Oct 76

properties -- Melamine Engraving Laminate - Sep/Oct 76

see Phenolic -

storage -- Melamine Engraving Laminate - Sep/Oct 76

trends in -- Trends In Engraving Material - Dec. 92

Melting

see Cutting Problems -

see Key Caps, Plastic -

Memorabilia Cases

what's available -- Options In Memorabilia Cases - Oct. 96

Memorial Awards

wording on -- Plaque Messages IV - Jul. 95

Memorials & Memorial Gifts

marketing -- Making the Most of Memorial Markets - Nov. 17

marketing -- The Market for Memorial Products - Nov. 14

products -- Making the Most of Memorial Markets - Nov. 17

products -- The Market for Memorial Products - Nov. 14

products -- The Wide World of Awards - May 14

selling -- The Wide World of Awards - May 14

Merback Award Company

Merback Award Company -- Merback Award Company - Oct. 93

Metal Badges

see Badges, Metal -

Metal Graphics

see specific headings -

Metal Items, Repairing

see Repairing Damaged Hollowware -

Metal Labels

see Photosensitive Materials -

Metal Nameplates

Cutting -- BtoB: Shearing Metal Plates - Nov. 05

fabricating -- Metal Nameplates: Make Or Buy? - May/Jun 77

fabricating options -- Metal Nameplates - Aug. 98

lithography -- Metal Nameplates: Make Or Buy? - May/Jun 77

marking methods -- Metal Nameplates - Aug. 98

multicolor -- Jackson's Gedacolor System - Nov. 98

pre-cut -- Options In Pre-Cut Plates - Aug. 96

selling -- Metal Nameplates - Aug. 98

what's available -- Metal Nameplates - Aug. 98

Where to Begin -- BtoB:Cleaning Tech P.2 Uncoated Met - Jan. 06

Metal Polishes

Award Glo -- Handy Tools & Gadgets - May 97

Clean Engravable Jewelry/Gifts -- Clean Engravable Jewelry/Gifts - Jul/Aug 85

Cleaning Uncoated Metals -- Cleaning Techniques Part 2 - Jun. 99

Repairing Damaged Hollowware II -- Repairing Damaged Hollowware II - Jan/Feb 80

Metal Stamping

see Typewriter, Trophy Lettering (Automark) -

see Typewriter, Trophy Marking (Imperial) -

Metal Typewriter

vs. other methods -- Marking Methods I - Sep/Oct 82

Metallic Engraving Plastics

see Engraving Stock, Micro-Surface -

Metallic Waxes

see Color Filling -

Metalphoto Process

Graphic Images: Inside Metal -- Graphic Images: Inside Metal - Jul/Aug 77

Metals, Rotary Engraving

carbide vs. high speed steel cutters -- Rotary Cuts In Metal - Mar/Apr 82

coolants -- Rotary Cuts In Metal - Mar/Apr 82

coolants & lubricants -- BtoB: Rotary Engraving Metals - May 14

cutters -- BtoB: Rotary Engraving Metals - May 14

cutters -- Rotary Engraving Metals - Mar. 98

cutting speed -- Rotary Cuts In Metal - Mar/Apr 82

deep cuts -- BtoB: Rotary Engraving Metals - May 14

lubricants & coolants -- Rotary Engraving Metals - Mar. 98

rout & drag -- Rout And Drag Engraving - Aug. 99

speeds & feeds -- BtoB: Rotary Engraving Metals - May 14

speeds & feeds -- Rotary Engraving Metals - Mar. 98

stainless steel -- Engraving Stainless Steel - Nov/Dec 89

technique -- 4 Ways To Engrave Metal - Sep/Oct 88

technique -- 4 Ways to Rotary Engrave Metal - May 16

technique -- What Works: Metal & Marking - Sep. 02

tips & techniques -- BtoB: Rotary Engraving Metals - May 14

troubleshooting -- BtoB: Rotary Engraving Metals - May 14

troubleshooting -- Rotary Engraving Metals - Mar. 98

types of -- The "Scoop" on Metal - Mar. 16

Metals, Trophy & Engraving

aluminum -- Guide To Engraving Materials - May 98

aluminum -- Metals For Engraving - Nov. 94

aluminum -- Trophy & Engraving Metals Update - Sep/Oct 88

aluminum -- Trophy/Engraving Metals - Jul/Aug 78

brass -- Guide To Engraving Materials - May 98

brass -- Metals For Engraving - Nov. 94

brass -- Trophy & Engraving Metals Update - Sep/Oct 88

brass -- Trophy/Engraving Metals - Jul/Aug 78

buying considerations -- Metals For Engraving - Nov. 94

colored aluminum -- New Engraving Materials - Sep. 12

exterior -- Exterior Sign Materials - Jul. 18

guide to -- What Works: Metal & Marking - Sep. 02

laser engraving -- The "Scoop" on Metal - Mar. 16

laserable -- Guide To Engraving Materials - May 98

laserable -- Lasering Metal With A CO2 Laser - Oct. 99

material ordering tips -- 11 M&S ADV: Figuring The Job - 11 M&S ADV

PrintShop Pro Layout program -- Tackling Trophy Plates - Jul. 03

rotary engraving -- The "Scoop" on Metal - Mar. 16

sparkle metal -- New Engraving Materials - Sep. 12

steel -- Trophy & Engraving Metals Update - Sep/Oct 88

steel -- Trophy/Engraving Metals - Jul/Aug 78

sublimation -- Guide To Engraving Materials - May 98

sublimation -- The "Scoop" on Metal - Mar. 16

sublimation -- Trophy & Engraving Metals Update - Sep/Oct 88

weatherable black aluminum -- New Engraving Materials - Sep. 12

Methylene Chloride

see Solvent Welding -

Micarta

see Melamine Engraving Stock -

Micrometer (Measuring)

for checking material thickness -- Working Without Depth Nose - Nov/Dec 85

for measuring -- Working Without Depth Nose - Nov/Dec 85

outside -- Handy Tools & Gadgets - May/Jun 88

Micrometer Stop

for setting cutting depth -- Working Without Depth Nose - Nov/Dec 85

Microscope, Cutter Measuring

see Cutter, Optical Measurement Of -

Microsurface Engraving Stocks

see Engraving Materials -

see Engraving Stock, Microsurface -

what's new -- Trends in Engraving Materials - Apr. 04

Microsurface Plastic Engraving

Calligragraphic Engraving -- Calligragraphic Engraving - Jan/Feb 83

Miller, Calvin

- Nov. 99

Miller, Sue

- Jun. 08

Milling Machine

Scripta CN900 -- Scripta's CN900 Engraving System - May/Jun 85

Minting

dies for -- Art Of Minting I - Jan/Feb 78

hand engraving dies -- Art Of Minting II - May/Jun 78

Mirrors

awards with -- Beveled Glass & Mirrors - Jul. 94

lasering -- Laser Engraving Glass - Oct. 10

mirrored acrylic -- Mirrored Acrylic Products - Nov. 97

sandblasting -- Sandblasting Glass III - Jan. 98

sandblasting -- Sandblasting Mirrors - Dec. 93

Misengravings, Repairing

see Repairing Damaged Hollowware -

Modular Signs

module sizes -- Interior Modular Signage - Sep/Oct 76

see Signage, Contemporary, modular signage in -

sign framing systems -- A "Sign" of Profit - Sep. 11

type of modules -- Interior Modular Signage - Sep/Oct 76

Monarch Trophy Studio

Monarch Trophy Studio -- Monarch Trophy Studio - Jun. 14

Money Clips

holding & engraving -- Engraving Money Clips - Jan. 97

Monogram Etiquette

Art Of Monogramming -- Art Of Monogramming - May/Jun 94

Beginner's Guide/Monograms -- Beginner's Guide/Monograms - Nov/Dec 81

coats of arms -- Jewelry/Gift Eng #2 Initials - Mar. 04

Jewelry & Gift Engraving -- BtoB-Engraving Etiquette Part 2 - Dec. 08

Jewelry/Gift Etiquette II -- Jewelry/Gift Etiquette II - Sep/Oct 82

Monogramming Etiquette -- Monogramming Etiquette - Jul/Aug 75

using initials & monograms -- BtoB: Using Initials & Monograms - Jun. 16

Using Initials/Monograms -- Using Initials/Monograms - Jan/Feb 86

Monogram Pins

holding -- Breaking In A Jewelry Engraver - May/Jun 76

holding -- Jewelry Holding III - Jul/Aug 83

Monograms

basics -- BtoB: Monogramming 101 - Mar. 02

computer engraving -- Making Computer Monograms - Oct. 96

engraving -- Art Of Monogramming - May/Jun 94

etiquette -- BtoB: Monogramming 101 - Mar. 02

etiquette -- BtoB: Using Initials & Monograms - Jun. 16

etiquette of -- see Monogram Etiquette -

hand engraved -- Shading Monograms - Nov/Dec 75

interlocking -- Beginner's Guide/Monograms - Nov/Dec 81

interlocking -- Jewelry/Gift Eng #2 Initials - Mar. 04

interlocking -- Jewelry/Gift Etiquette II - Sep/Oct 82

interlocking -- Shading Monograms - Nov/Dec 75

interlocking -- Type Selection - Jan/Feb 81

on door knockers -- Engraving Door Knockers - Mar/Apr 76

on flatware -- Flatware Etiquette - Sep/Oct 75

on pins -- Breaking In A Jewelry Engraver - May/Jun 76

on wedding cake knives -- Engraving Wedding Cake Knives - Mar/Apr 76

see Calligragraphic Engraving On Jewelry -

shaded -- 10 Helpful Tips For Engravers - Apr. 97

shaded -- Beginner's Guide/Monograms - Nov/Dec 81

shaded -- Shading Monograms - Nov/Dec 75

shaded -- Shading Technique - May/Jun 89

shading -- BtoB: Monogramming 101 - Mar. 02

two-letter -- Beginner's Guide/Monograms - Nov/Dec 81

typestyles -- Art Of Monogramming - May/Jun 94

typestyles -- Beginner's Guide/Monograms - Nov/Dec 81

Monograms, Old English

diagonal -- Decorative Monograms: Old English - Jan/Feb 77

diagonal -- Engraving Old English Monograms - Mar. 96

horizontal -- Engraving Old English Monograms - Mar. 96

stacked -- Decorative Monograms: Old English - Jan/Feb 77

type for -- Decorative Monograms: Old English - Jan/Feb 77

vertical -- Decorative Monograms: Old English - Jan/Feb 77

vertical -- Engraving Old English Monograms - Mar. 96

Morrison, Audrey

- Jan. 94

Morrison, Donald

- May 98

Mother's Day

displays -- Holiday Sales Tips IV - Jan/Feb 87

marketing -- Holiday Sales Tips IV - Jan/Feb 87

selling more -- Mother's Day Gifts - Mar/Apr 79

Motor Belt

fixing Kantograph -- Tips From Pros Jan/Feb 1984 - Jan/Feb 84

Motor Speed

see Cutting Speeds -

Motor Speed Controllers

Better Cuts Through Speed Control -- Better Cuts Through Speed Control - Jan/Feb 80

Cutting Speeds Updated -- Cutting Speeds Updated - Jul/Aug 82

Mounting Plates

see Tape, Double-Coated -

Mounting Signs

see Acrylic-Letter Signage -

see Signs, Mounting -

see Tape, Double-Coated -

Moving

considerations -- To Move Or Not To Move - Apr. 00

planning -- To Move Or Not To Move - Apr. 00

planning a move -- Publicizing Your Business Move - Jan/Feb 92

Mugs

Edge-to-edge Printing -- A New Mug Press in Town: The JP 500 - Dec. 06

laser engraving -- The "Scoop" on Drinkware Part 1 - Jan. 18

marketing -- Personalized Ceramic Mugs - Jun. 95

marking methods -- Personalized Ceramic Mugs - Jun. 95

powder coated -- The "Scoop" on Drinkware Part 1 - Jan. 18

Pressing Techniques -- A New Mug Press in Town: The JP 500 - Dec. 06

screen printing -- The "Scoop" on Drinkware Part 2 - Jun. 18

see Round Objects -

see Tankards -

styles of -- Personalized Ceramic Mugs - Jun. 95

sublimating -- see Sublimation, Mug -

sublimating -- The "Scoop" on Drinkware Part 2 - Jun. 18

Sublimating Polysub Travel Mugs -- Sublimating Polysub Travel Mugs - Apr. 08

travel mugs -- The "Scoop" on Drinkware Part 1 - Jan. 18

using a mug press -- A New Mug Press in Town: The JP 500 - Dec. 06

UV printing -- The "Scoop" on Drinkware Part 2 - Jun. 18

what's available -- The "Scoop" on Drinkware Part 2 - Jun. 18

Multiple Color Graphics

see Screen Printing -

see Sublimated Graphics -

see Vinyl Signs -

Multiple Plate Layouts

CorelDRAW's Print Merge -- CorelDRAW X4-Print Merge Wizard - Jul. 08

Multiple-Spindle Engraving

advantages of -- Multiple-Spindle Engraving - May/Jun 77

machines -- Multiple-Spindle Engraving - May/Jun 77

on tabulator keys -- Engraving On Curved Surface - Sep/Oct 76

Murals

changeable -- The Art of Making Murals: Part 3 - Nov. 11

creating tile murals -- BtoB: Art of Making Murals Part 1 - Dec. 18

Creating Tile Murals -- Creating Tile Murals with CorelDRAW - Oct. 08

creating tile murals -- The Art of Making Murals: Part 1 - Sep. 11

framing -- The Art of Making Murals: Part 3 - Nov. 11

grouting -- The Art of Making Murals: Part 3 - Nov. 11

heavyweight -- The Art of Making Murals: Part 3 - Nov. 11

ideas for -- Mini Topix: Colorful Tile Murals - Nov. 17

laser engraving -- BtoB: Art of Making Murals Part 2 - Jan. 19

laser engraving -- The Art of Making Murals: Part 2 - Oct. 11

marble & glass -- The Art of Making Murals: Part 3 - Nov. 11

materials for laser engraving -- BtoB: Art of Making Murals Part 2 - Jan. 19

materials for laser engraving -- The Art of Making Murals: Part 2 - Oct. 11

mounting methods -- The Art of Making Murals: Part 3 - Nov. 11

permanent -- The Art of Making Murals: Part 3 - Nov. 11

removable -- The Art of Making Murals: Part 3 - Nov. 11

sizing -- BtoB: Art of Making Murals Part 1 - Dec. 18

sizing -- The Art of Making Murals: Part 1 - Sep. 11

styles of -- BtoB: Art of Making Murals Part 2 - Jan. 19

styles of -- The Art of Making Murals: Part 2 - Oct. 11

sublimating -- BtoB: Art of Making Murals Part 1 - Dec. 18

sublimating -- The Art of Making Murals: Part 1 - Sep. 11

Murphy's Laws Of Engraving

Murphy's Laws -- Murphy's Laws - Nov/Dec 84

Music Awards

marketing -- Reaching The Music Market - May 97

what's available -- Reaching The Music Market - May 97

Music Boxes

creating with a laser -- Creating a Music Box: Part 1 - Feb. 12

creating with a laser -- Creating a Music Box: Part 2 - Mar. 12

creating with a laser -- Creating a Music Box: Part 3 - Apr. 12

creating with a laser -- Creating a Music Box: Part 4 - May 12

holding -- Jewelry Holding II - May/Jun 83