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    RE: Exhibit labels question

    Hi Meghan, I've run into similar problems with wall damage and also larger panels falling off the walls when hanging foam labels. My solution is to apply a wire to the back of the panel using epoxy and then just hanging it with nails or hooks. This ...

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    RE: Exhibit labels question

    Have you tried the command velcro (picture hanging) strips? Re-positionable and a clean release! Karen Butler-Clary ------Original Message------ Hi all, I am wondering how others hang their exhibit labels. We typically mount the labels on foam core ...

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    RE: Exhibit labels question

    Hi Meghan, I use a double sided foam tape called Remo 2 that I absolutely love for this use. It removes cleanly from the wall (after 3-9 months) and has been very gentle on paint. It also comes in different thickness, with the thinner versions making ...

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    RE: Exhibit labels question

    Dear Meghan, Our technique is as follows: We place a couple of small strips of blue painters tape on the wall, smaller than the size of the label. We then use one of two methods to attach the label to the taped area on the wall: either double stick ...

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    RE: Exhibit labels question

    Hi Meghan, We attach our labels the same way you do, but we use 3M's VHB tape. It has a great hold and usually doesn't mess up our walls if removed properly. When we need to remove a label we take a piece of fishing line and shimmy it between ...

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