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Thread: Anyone ever build a reader board sign?

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Constantine, MI

    Question Anyone ever build a reader board sign?

    I've been asked by a customer that I have framed and installed a few signs for to quote on a two sided sign, about 3' x 4', that has the lower 2/3 as a reader board - the kind that accepts plastic letters. I found that you can buy the parts on line, though not the exact size so I'd have to make a few 'adjustments', but the sales sites are nearly devoid of any instructions or technical drawings.

    Anybody have an idea on where to go to get additional info?
    “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Delton, Michigan
    take a road trip to where there was one rennie and do some photos and measurements.. it would be a good excuse to get jan and you outa the house and the shop for abit
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  3. #3
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    somewhere east of Queen Creek, AZ - South East of Phoenix
    Back when I was in the sigh business we used to get all of our letters from Gemini. Their web site is very good and they even have a sign designer as an online tool.
    "There’s a lot of work being done today that doesn’t have any soul in it. The technique may be the utmost perfection, yet it is lifeless. It doesn’t have a soul. I hope my furniture has a soul to it." - Sam Maloof
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