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   Solar Signs Uk Ltd, in association with Solar Tech

Signs - Hire, Lease or Buy

We offer a wide range of products from our large message boards that deliver road safety messages quickly and efficiently to driver feedback signs that slow motorists down in safety zones.
Message Board 1 - Click for details       Message Board 2 - Click for details        Message Board 2 - Lift & Rotate - Click for details               Message Board 4 - Click for details        Truck Mounted - Click for details        Portable Radar Tower Trailer - Click for details         Speed Radar Trailer - Click for details 
                   MB1                       MB2                    MB2                  Colour                  MB4           Truck & Roof         VAS            Speed Trailer       
                                                                                  Lift & Rotate        Lift & Rotate                                  Mounted                                                                     

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Features Include

Our signs are totally solar powered and provide continuous uninterrupted display. Messages are legible in all conditions from bright sunlight to dense fog.
Onboard programmable control console changes messages easily anytime. The sign panel failsafe system automatically detects and corrects errors and faults. The signs are CE certified insuring complete electromagnetic compliance for superb reliability. Remote operation using a modem connection is available.

Message Boards are sturdy secure and weather tight. They have modular construction for easy maintenance and repair. A torsion type axle insures smooth and stable transportation and a polyamide epoxy primer gives excellent rust and corrosion protection. Acrylic urethane finish excellent appearance and durability. Radar speed monitor available.

ISO 9001:2000 certified design and manufacturer
CE Certified
Fully Approved to Highways Agency specification TR2516B

Message Panel

Panel Size:
320cm wide x 193cm high
Panel Construction:
All aluminium modular construction
Panel Face:
3/16" polycarbonate, non-glare
Matrix Size:
27 x 48 pixels
Pixel Size:  
6.6 x 6.6cm
Characters per Line: 
Up to twelve
Number of Lines:
Up to four
Number of Fonts:
Character Height:
33cm to 132cm
Graphics Capability: 
Full matrix with full animation
Display Technology:
LED (Amber 592nm)
Display Brightness:
Greater than 10,000 candela per square meter
Viewing Angle:
Minimum of 23° horizontal
Display Life Expectancy:
Approx 10years
Lifting Mechanism:
Sign Panel Rotation:
Greater than 360°

Physical Details

Length Overall:
Width Overall:
Height Traveling:
Height Operating:
Ground Clearance:
1089kg mimimum - 1343kg maximum
Coupler (class III):
5.1cm ball, 7.6cm pintle ring

Mega Touch Control Console

Console Circuitry:
Ultra low powered solid state
Console Touch screen:
Waterproof, backlit, full colour GUI, intuitive icon driven, multi-lingual
Programming Software:
Proprietary, field upgradeable
Message Capacity:
Pre-programmed and user programmed – 250 each
Time/date Control:
Real time/clock calendar (365 day)
Message Display Time:
User selectable (0.1 to 99 seconds)
Display update time:
Password Protection:
User selectable, multi level
Non-volatile Memory:
Separate backup battery
Operator Interface:
Easy to use menus (no instruction manual needed)


Energy Source

Operating Voltage:
12 volts DC (nominal)
Battery Type:
6 volt heavy duty deep cycle
Number of Batteries:
Battery Bank Capacity:
600 amp hours
Battery Status Indicator:
Displays battery voltage, charging activity and low battery condition
Solar Array Construction:
Top mounted solar panels in aluminium frame
Solar Array Power Output:
Standard 150w (nominal) 170w peak
Solar Charge Controller:
Automatic temperature compensated
Auxiliary Automatic Battery Charger:
115 VAC line powered, 30 amp

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Please contact us for further information or to arrange a free demonstration.