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Use This for Better Reverse Lit Letter Results

Posted on Oct 18, 2017 by John Baylis
 Reverse channel letters have a hidden capability that may make your customer’s sign more effective. This post briefly details that capacity – and it can make a difference with your customer’s reverse lit sign.Single halo color letters are the most common configuration, and typically present an excellent appearance despite the use of just one color. White illumination is frequently specified, as this photo shows: 

What is a Full Cover Configuration?

Posted on Sep 7, 2017 by John Baylis
What is a full cover vinyl configuration?As was noted in our two previous posts, vinyl configurations can alter the standard appearance of a channel letter acrylic face.

Channel Letters with Border Configuration

Posted on Aug 16, 2017 by John Baylis
What is a Border Configuration?A “border” configuration is another method for a vinyl application to change the appearance of a channel letter sign.The border name comes from the material placement – the vinyl is placed along the border of the letter face only (as opposed to a reveal vinyl configuration, which covers the interior of the letter face.)

What is a Reveal Channel Letter Configuration?

Posted on Jul 18, 2017 by John Baylis
What is a reveal channel letter configuration?A reveal configuration is a simple method to alter the appearance of a channel letter set.This configuration can create a memorable appearance when properly placed.A reveal configuration is simply a vinyl layer placed over part of the face exterior.This vinyl placement keeps the outside part of the letter acrylic visible but covers the center (see below.)

Increase Your Project Margin

Posted on Jun 19, 2017 by admin
Your client is opening a new business location that will require several types of signage. What is typically the last item to which they pay attention as they approach their grand opening?You know the answer. Signage. It never seems to be high on their priority list. Even when you’ve mentioned that signage can take time, they want to do everything else first.As a retailer, what can you do?