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Understanding Sign Materials
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Acrylic is an extremely versatile, highly durable plastic sheet that comes in a variety of colors and glare and non-glare surfaces. Acrylic is primarily used for long-term interior and exterior signage. Some common uses are internally illuminated signs, architectural signs, wall directories, permanent retail signs, menu boards and trade show signs. Acrylic is an excellent product if you desire a high quality look.

Aluminum is designed primarily for outdoor applications. It comes in a variety of colors and will not rust. Aluminum is lightweight, yet sturdy and commonly comes in .040, .050 and .063. It is the ideal choice for exterior signage like door numbers, gate signs, directional signs and traffic signs.

Our banner material, known as "Tuff-Weave", is very durable. It comes in 8, 10 and 13 oz. vinyl. It is well suited for interior and exterior usage because of its flexibility and weather resistant capabilities, which make for easy storage and shipping. The material's strength allows holes to be cut for windy areas. This is an economical way to advertise special events, promotions and grand openings.

Dibond® Material
Dibond® is a light weighted but rigid and durable aluminum composite material - two strong sheets of .012" aluminum are bonded to a thermoplastics core. Dibond® Material is pre-painted with a polyester finish that is available in 2mm, 3mm and 4mm thickness with colors to choose from. This product can be used for just about any application. Interior and exterior signage, exhibit & display, large format digital and electrostatic printing and photo mounting, screen printing, Kiosk and food cart signage. Dibond® can be cut by hand, router, table, power saw or shear.

Expanded PVC (poly vinyl chloride)
Expanded PVC comes in a variety of colors. Its matte finish reduces glare and makes for easy readability. Expanded PVC can be cut into 3-dimensional letters for indoor and outdoor use, (if UV coated). This product is lightweight yet sturdy.

Sintra top™ can also be purchased. Sintra Top™ has a glossy coat.

Styrene® is lightweight, yet durable and economical and has many uses. It is good for interior temporary signage like point of sale and trade show directional signage. It comes in 2mm to 1/2" thick. It has a flat surface and accepts vinyl graphics and paint such as silk screen. Because it only comes in white, vinyl can be applied to achieve colored backgrounds.

Magnetic signage is flexible, easily removable and is perfect for signs on multi-use vehicles. This product is perfect for when you do not want letters permanently affixed to your vehicle. Magnetic signage is weather resistant and, with proper care, suitable for long-term exterior use. It allows your vehicle to be used as an advertising tool for you business and/or service.

Ultra Plus Board & Ultra Aluminum
Ultra Plus Board is Expanded PVC mounted to a foam core. It comes in 1/2" to 3" thickness. There are colors available to choose from and can be painted. Ultra Plus has many uses for interior graphics. It is usually router cut for interior point of purchase signage, 3-dimensional graphics, digital graphics and trade shows. This product is lightweight yet rigid enough to hang large graphics with hooks from the ceiling, for example.

Ultra Aluminum is the same as Ultra Plus except for the .016" anodized aluminum mounted face. It is available in polished or brushed chrome and polished or brushed gold. Ultra Aluminum comes in 3/16" to 3". It can be shaped by a router for 3-dimensional letters and is good for indoor or outdoor signage.