Equipment, Materials & Software

Meals on (Sign) Wheels In early 2014, Tom Walsh, owner of Sign Language, a manufacturing sign shop in Poughkeepsie, New York, was just about through installing signs for the food court at the Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway when he was presented with a unique challenge. “The owner of the casino told the company that had hired me, Goldman Design Group, that he would like a vehicle installed on the outside of the building, facing the racetrack,” he says. “They asked if I could come up with something like a Volkswagen bus.”

Quoth the Ravens Sign
When M&T Bank Stadium, home field of the NFL’s Baltimore Ravens, decided to set up the Miller Time Tavern on its grounds before the start of the 2014 pro football season, officials knew they were also going to need new signage accompanying it. So... Read More
Learn the Latest EnRoute Techniques Via Nationwide Training Workshops
SAi has announced dates for a series of informative training workshops that focus on the capabilities of its industry-leading EnRoute software. EnRoute provides CAD/CAM design and output solutions for the CNC wood working, sign making, mill working, and... Read More
New White Fome-Cor ValuBoard Offers Fresh Decorating Option
The Fome-Cor® ValuBoard™ line—designed for creating high-quality yet cost-effective displays—has been expanded with new White ValuBoard sheets as a fresh, clean-looking decorating option. White ValuBoard features white extruded polystyrene foam... Read More
LaserU Laser Setting Calculator App
Laser University is now showcasing its brand new app available from the Google Play or iTunes app stores. The main feature is the Settings Calculator for laser settings. You will also find pictures, videos, Facebook, and more. This Calculator is very... Read More
American Signcrafters "Is There" To Help State Farm Insurance Introduce Its New Look
American Signcrafters, a leading designer, manufacturer, and installer of high-quality customized signage, is working with State Farm Insurance to build a series of new signs for the company’s corporate offices across the United States. The project... Read More

EnRoute Workshop Schedule for 2015
To help with your carving and engraving needs, get more hands-on with EnRoute CNC router software and learn more about utilizing this program from SA International in special two-day workshops that will be conducted throughout this year at various... Read More
Biesse Expands West Coast Presence with New Showroom & Service Center
Continuing to expand its North American presence, Biesse is excited to announce that it has signed a lease for a new West Coast Showroom and Service Center, strategically located at 1240 North Lance Lane in Anaheim, California. This new facility will... Read More
Rowmark Announces New Reflexions Product Line
Shining a NEW light on sign-making substrate trends, Rowmark announces the launch of Reflexions™, a striking new line of fabrication-friendly Mirrored Acrylics with a stunning surface resembling glass and mirror products. Offering enhanced durability... Read More
A 3D Treat
When a storm damaged a wood-backed, double-sided, storefront-hanging sign at a Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream shop in Washington, D.C., its owner found herself in a bind. Elements of the hand-carved HDU ice cream and logo on it were either badly broken... Read More
Delcam’s ArtCAM Pro Includes More Modelling Tools With Real-Time Updating
Delcam has added a new 'putty' tool to the 2015 release of its ArtCAM Pro CADCAM software for artistic applications, allowing even more complex 3D shapes to be created with the program. In addition, many of the modelling options, including the new tool,... Read More


2014 Summer/Fall Buyer's Guide


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