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Foam backed display letters can be made with either a decorative metal or wood face finish or they can have an acrylic face which can also be painted. The choice is yours with our variation option on the ordering form above. Foam laminates are an indoor only sign letter that can be ordered up to 3 full inches deep!
Foam laminates are a good choice where you want lots of extra letter depth. The foam is rigid and will still show it's foam composition even after painting. This can be a decorative feature depending on the space you will be putting them in. Foam laminate letters are light and easily secured to drywall with doubleface tape or construction adhesive. Optionally we can provide more sturdy mounts like the stud or combination mount seen in the anatomy drawing above. Whatever your application, Foam letters are a solid purchase and covered by a lifetime manufacturer warranty. Made in the USA.
Aligns the display output(below) either left, right or center justified. This image is passed along in your order. Alignment requires 2 or more lines of text. TIP: You can also indent text by using spaces before and after the text to move the line text to the left or right.
Sets a background to the preview so that you can judge the text color against a background color. Backgrounds are not provided in the order. All letters come as individual letters or numbers. We do not make the sign, we help you to make your sign.
Cut letters can be made in almost any size including fractions and lowercase and punctuation. Letter sizes are based on the inch and incur a price change when fractional as in 3-1/2 inch would be priced at the 4" cost so try not to go over by small amounts because even 1/8 over any inch mark will put you to the next price inch.
The depth or thickness of Foam letters can be up to 3". Adding depth does increase cost which will be shown when selected.
Foam laminate letters can be cut from virtually any font or provided artwork but thin fonts are not recommended. The font chosen does not add to the price so go ahead and get creative. If you need a font not listed on the standard or custom menu you can request it by sending us an email with the details of the font needed. We will try to locate and add the font to our custom list.
Type in the letters, numbers and punctuation, exactly as you want it to read when you make your sign. For multiple line signs, there are 3 other lines that will become available. What you type is what you will get. If lower case letters typed and the size is too small or lower case is not available in the chosen font, those letters will automatically convert to upper case and should convert back again when you change the height or size to something that has availability. What you type here will display in the preview area to the left along with correct real world dimensions. All letters are sent to you as individual letters and numbers, not as a ready made sign.
If you only want a series of numbers or numbers and letters for doors, then type them all in on line 1. Separate with a space but do not add comma's There is no need to add one number for each line.
If you want larger leading capitals in a phrase then you have to add the larger caps on a separate line.
Foam letters can have either a laminated metal face with foam or painted edges, or it can come as an acrylic face which can be painted.
Foam letters have a variety of face finishes to choose from.
Foam letters are 2 tone in that the edge color can be different to the face color. It is not possible to have the edge and face be the same material but you can make them close to the same color
If a painted edge or face is chosen you have the option to select the gloss level of the paint. The foam edge will always resemble foam even after painting.
Hardware mounts are not required and do add a percentage to the letter cost if chosen. In addition, installation patterns (available at checkout) are cheaper for non-stud type mounts.
Standard length will be based on letter height. Most stud mounted letters indoor only require 1" studs but you can opt to choose longer studs which woulld be beneficial if wall standoff is desired.
Wall standoff refers to how far you want the back of the letters to be from the surface you are mounting them on. The factory will calculate the correct stud length if choosing this option.