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The function and role of luminous signage

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The function and role of signage. 

First: signage has the function of marking (SIGN), signage is mainly through the visual to show its role, for example, the text conveys, the mark is with symbolic, directional, suggestive and so on. The text style can show the character, background. Shape and mark together show symbolic and constructive meaning.


Second: Signage is a message communication media, it has the function of advertisement.


Third: signage performs an industrial function and role. In today's high-tech modern automated society, with the demand of social construction, signage manufacturing will have its own status. More scale signage basically meets all the needs of today's high-tech modern automated society. So we can't call the sign manufacturing industry a simple labor industry.

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Classification of signage materials.


By material we mean the main material used to make the signage.


On the basis of various materials being mixed, it mainly refers to the material that shows the text and the part that is more prominent on the surface.


Smooth signage: The signage with oily and very smooth screen or plate surface.


Luminous material (neon) sign: sign with luminous material (neon) as the main material of the plate surface or text of the sign (i.e. we usually say neon).


Acrylic signs: signs made of acrylic material as the main material of the plate.


Metal signs: signs that use metal as the main material for the plate or text of the sign without a specially designated plate surface.


Electro-optical panels: Signs that use light-emitting diodes or luminescent tubes to achieve a monochrome or colorful presentation effect. With the light-emitting diode and performance mode, it can be divided into five major categories, such as luminous light board, LCD, LED, CRT and FDT.

Classification of the purpose of use.

Signage in six principles coexist when? What location? What purpose? And so on the reason.


Illuminated sign: A sign that has a luminous tube installed inside the sign or a light projector installed inside the sign or a light outside the sign for the purpose of day and night use, etc.

Non-illuminated sign: A sign that has no separate purpose for day and night use and does not have any lighting facilities.

Indoor signs

Signs that are located indoors, such as directional arrow signs, indoor reception signs, etc.

Outdoor signs

Signs located in all spaces that are not indoors.


Commercial signs


Generally refers to signs that are set up to achieve commercial purposes.


Public signage


Signs that are located in public places for the purpose of announcing news to the public or used to announce certain information.


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Other signs.


While the above-mentioned signs can all be considered as having a fixed role, there are actually additional advertising materials that serve as a supplement to these signs. These are the materials that are not included in the "board" category.

Generally referred to by the term "JANNER". It is mainly used for the presentation of text. Generally, copper or other metal plates are used as the border of the text, which can be divided into front border and back border according to the direction of the border.


Homemade border

Similar to the border sign, it is also a sign mainly used for text performance. The general production method is: first paste the board on the thick plastic board, and then carve it with rotary saw.


Wooden sign


On the square wooden board or round wooden board with paint painting or carving out the pattern with a sharp knife, and then stained with pigment on the carved out pattern.


Posting signs


In the light wood or synthetic fiber board posted on the printed matter, showing the text or pattern of the sign.


Sheet sign


It is a material widely used in advertising with color expression. Since PVC (polyvinyl chloride) has the property of adhesion, it can be used to fully express the characteristics of advertising signs. However, it can only be used on rough surfaces such as metal plates and frosted glass plates.