White demonstrator sign

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Bermuda Ken
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Re: White demonstrator sign

Postby Bermuda Ken » Thu Oct 01, 2015 3:16 pm

Excellent find!!!

They don't make these anymore.....
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Re: White demonstrator sign

Postby Cornbinderkid » Thu Oct 01, 2015 8:17 pm

Bermuda Ken wrote:Excellent find!!!

They don't make these anymore.....

certainly not!!!that's whay I think it would be very cool to have some high quality repo signs out there for the guys that need that final finishing piece to their restoration!!

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Re: White demonstrator sign

Postby John P » Wed Jan 27, 2016 12:09 pm

Welcome to the Forum.That sign is in very good shape.nice find :D.John
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Re: White demonstrator sign

Postby bibbster » Wed Sep 28, 2016 10:11 am

Cornbinderkid wrote:I'm thinking $500.00 per sign with the mounting hardware and correct formed metal border around the bottom half.
Any thoughts or suggestions are greatly appreciated

I'd suggest spending some more time getting a decent cost to yourself for the reproductions. If you are a handy person, you can make those signs yourself, with only a high quality print of the original artwork being the most expensive. Grommets are cheap, bristol board is cheap, and you could easily make the metal edge with a little planning.

I'm sure I'm not the only one thinking it, but $500 for a reproduction sign is a bit too much IMHO. So I'll ask you this question: would you rather sell 5 signs at $500 dollars or 50 signs at $150? Those are just example numbers by the way. You most likely can get your cost to make the reproductions somewhere around $30-50, including your time (says the guy with a background in graphics and signage). :wink: Now if you have to pay someone else to glue the prints to the board, cut them out, install grommets, make and install the metal edge, etc., that's a different story. Your cost will be very high unless you plan to make a several hundred or more, and even then it will cost you a pretty penny.

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Re: White demonstrator sign

Postby Brandon Webb » Tue Nov 15, 2016 11:56 am

Sell me the sign and I'll reproduce them? I sent you a pm months ago with no response. Thanks Brandon in Kentucky.

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