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05 Jun
2017

Laser Engraving and Precision Board HDU

We’ve been getting a lot of questions lately about whether or not Precision Board HDU can be laser engraved.  It absolutely can!  We decided to take a closer look at laser cutters in general and how they interact with our HDU material.  Our good friend Jim Dawson from Synergy Sign & Graphics LLC tested out..

20 Oct
2016

Fantastically Rich, Beautifully Strange: Workspace Renovations with Synergy

Workspace Renovations with Synergy Sign and Graphics Every once in a while, a skilled sign maker finds his workspace in need of some sprucing up. For top-tier craftsmen who make their living churning out beautiful, skillfully executed creations, it’s only natural that they’d want their creative space to reflect the art that they’re capable of. Today,..

01 Oct
2015

Machining tips and more!

-A message from Chuck Miller, CEO of Coastal Enterprises “Over the years Coastal Enterprises has continually worked to improve Precision Board to meet the changing market needs and requirements. In the last few years change has come even faster to designs and tooling applications, which have required projects to be more sophisticated and complex. We have..

22 Sep
2015

The Artists Who Happen to Make Signs – The Angry Bull

I’m sure you’re familiar with the phrase “taking the bull by the horns.” Well Xpressive Graphix takes the phrase to a whole new level. Creating a sign for the Angry Bull Saloon is a prime example of what the artists at Xpressive Graphix are capable of while following their motto: Expect the unexpected. First being..

06 May
2015

Our CNC Machine Finally Arrived…

Xpressive graphiX has created another stunning sign and has been chosen to be “Today’s Guest Blogger.” Tony Rose, Business Partner & Creative Director, with Xpressive graphiX writes the following… Lock 9 Pizza a new business located in Duncan Falls, Ohio, came to us because they had seen several signs of ours around town. In particular,..

19 Mar
2015

Precision Board In High Definition

The beautiful signs we see made by our customers never cease to amaze us. Paul Martin from Piccadilly Signs in Winnipeg, Canada, sent in some high-definition pictures of a recent sign he completed. Using a combination of CNC-routed and hand-carved PBLT-15 and PBLT-18, he created this great looking sign. We were very impressed with how..

19 Mar
2015

Let’s give a BIG “Hand” to ISG

Since 1980, the team at Impressive Signs and Graphics has been making one-of-a-kind pieces using Precision Board Plus. From concept to completion, the ISG team has a natural instinct for turning ideas into compelling realities. The “Hand” was sculpted using a solid block of PBLT-18 followed by the PB Hard Coat Texture Surface Coating for..

26 Feb
2015

Back-Lit PBLT-18 for the Ice Pond

  • February 26, 2015
  • Steve Cornelius
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Vital Signs, located in Verona, WI, recently sent us pictures of an innovative sign they crafted from Precision Board Plus PBLT-18. They designed a back-lit sign using a combination of Precision Board Plus, acrylic and LED lights. This sign was built to honor the donators who sponsored the construction of a local ice hockey rink,..

13 May
2014

Hand-Carved Commemoration At Gerald R. Ford Airport!

When you’ve been making signs as long as Scott Bouma, owner of Scott’s Signs in Grandville, MI, you’re bound to pick up some pretty cool signmaking tricks over the years. When Scott was contacted by Amway Corporation to make a sign commemorating all of the aircraft they have owned over the years to coincide with..

12 Jun
2013

Its All In The Details: Hand-Carved HDU Perfection

The latest hand-carved sign made from Precision Board Plus PBLT-18 HDU by Paul Martin of Piccadilly Signs in Winnipeg, Canada. We will be posting an in-depth blog soon showing step-by-step how this sign was made. Be sure to check back in and take a look! Share our content!