Navigation Links
New Polycarbonate Sign Face Material Eliminates Hot Spots, Optimizes Light Uniformity in LED Back-Lit Signs
Date:3/26/2010

Sheffield Plastics, a Bayer Material Science LLC company based here, will feature its new Makrolon® LD polycarbonate sheet for LED back lit sign faces at the 2010 International Sign Association Expo. The manufacturer will showcase the product in its ISA exhibit and its presentation, “History and Evolution of Plastic Sign Faces,” as the latest technological step in these materials.

Sheffield, MA (Vocus) March 26, 2010 -- Sheffield Plastics, a Bayer Material Science LLC company based here, will feature its new Makrolon® LD polycarbonate sheet for LED back lit sign faces at the 2010 International Sign Association Expo. The manufacturer will showcase the product in its ISA exhibit and its presentation, “History and Evolution of Plastic Sign Faces,” as the latest technological step in these materials.

In conjunction with Bayer MaterialScience’s R&D team, Sheffield developed Makrolon LD to address visible LED “hot spots” from the intense pinpoint lights that can show through traditional sign face materials. Thermoforming, which typically thins out corners and edges of sign face sheet products, heightens the hot spot problem. The inherent composition of the new polycarbonate sheet eliminates the problem by diffusing or spreading LED luminance uniformly, even in thermoformed three-dimensional faces. It also delivers high light transmittance to ensure brightness of LED back-lit signs.

Sheffield’s Dr. Ted Trautman, who worked on the development of Makrolon LD polycarbonate sheet, also defined sign design techniques to enhance luminance quality of LED’s in conjunction with the sign face material.

According to Dr. Trautman, “The variability of the human factor in judging sign lighting from different sight angles was a major consideration in developing the Makrolon LD product. We devised comparative test
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Swisslog Extends Materials Transport Product Family for Hospitals by Entering Autonomous Mobile Robot Market with SpeciMinder and RoboCourier
2. Innovative Orthopedic Nailing System Receives CE Mark using Oxford Performance Material's OXPEKK BioFlex™
3. Bodys own veins provide superior material for aortic grafts
4. JumpStart Invests in ABSMaterials and MAX Endoscopy
5. Material tested that could guarantee body protheses for more than 150 years
6. InPro Launches Biopolymer PETG - Greenest Material for Div. 10 Products
7. Medicare Eliminates Consultation Codes for Doctors
8. SBRT eliminates tumors with promising survival for early-stage inoperable lung cancer patients
9. Homecare Homebase Optimizes PointCare Software for Celio Corp's REDFLY Mobile Companion
10. VHI Releases Annual Industry Report - Highlights Hospital, Nursing Facility Efficiency
11. Review Spotlights Clues to Serious Childhood Infection
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
New Polycarbonate Sign Face Material Eliminates Hot Spots, Optimizes Light Uniformity in LED Back-Lit Signs
(Date:10/25/2014)... Researchers who discovered antibiotics in farmed and wild ... The use of antibiotics in animals, including ... to the development of antibiotic-resistant bacteria that threaten ... study. Each year in the United States, ... kill about 23,000, according to the Infectious Diseases ...
(Date:10/25/2014)... 23, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Current osteoporosis screening ... postmenopausal women at risk for osteoporosis-related fractures, a ... prevent fractures, we need tools that help us ... so that we can target these at-risk people ... professor of medicine in the division of general ...
(Date:10/25/2014)... October,s shorter, darker days can trigger a type of ... expert. People affected by seasonal affective disorder, ... and even have trouble getting out of bed. In ... Angelos Halaris, a professor in the department of psychiatry ... of Medicine. "Seasonal affective disorder should not be ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... On Saturday, October 25, 2014, the Brownsville ... health and fitness fair ¡Vive tu vida! Get Up! Get ... nutrition for better health and wellness for people of all ... open to the public, will be held at Dean Porter ... to 1:00 pm. , “¡Vive tu Vida! Get Up! ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... Omaha, Nebraska (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 ... Travel Nurse staffing company, is happy to announce ... been named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ Staffing 100 ... list, featuring the “100 most influential people in ... Anderson’s leadership, Medical Solutions, the 13th-largest healthcare staffing ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Researchers Say Antibiotics in Fish a Health Concern 2Health News:Osteoporosis Screening Guidelines May Miss Younger Women at Risk 2Health News:Dark Days Here for Folks With Seasonal Depression 2Health News:Brownsville Community Health Center Presents Fourth Annual ¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® Event 2Health News:Brownsville Community Health Center Presents Fourth Annual ¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® Event 3Health News:Brownsville Community Health Center Presents Fourth Annual ¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® Event 4Health News:Medical Solutions Co-Founder/CFO Scott Anderson Named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ 2014 Staffing 100 2Health News:Medical Solutions Co-Founder/CFO Scott Anderson Named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ 2014 Staffing 100 3
... 15, 2012, the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) celebrated its ... all employees in the Technische Sammlungen Dresden (Dresden ... outstanding scientific achievements of the last year were ... Rector of the TU Dresden [Dresden University of ...
... HealthDay Reporter , MONDAY, March 19 (HealthDay News) -- ... treat hernias results in less chronic pain and a faster ... however, said the older strategy may still be the best ... L. Michael Brunt, a professor at Washington University in St. ...
... judogi (the traditional judo uniform) and one in blue. They ... looks like an awkward dance, before the fighter in blue ... mixed martial arts have become increasingly popular over the past ... were actually filmed as part of a science experiment that ...
... , HOUSTON - Identification of a non-traditional pathway for ... to a possible combination therapy for esophageal cancer and ... attack the Hedgehog pathway. A team of researchers ... reports in the March 20 Cancer Cell that the ...
... By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter , MONDAY, ... might help thwart Alzheimer,s disease, but a new study finds ... acid has no effect on certain indicators of the brain ... the researchers said. "The benefit on oxidative stress in ...
... , MONDAY, March 19 (HealthDay News) -- ... new survey finds that some women can also experience ... is sometimes referred to as a "coregasm" because of ... said study author Debby Herbenick, co-director of the Center ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Dresden's Helmholtz Center celebrates anniversary and presents HZDR awards 2Health News:Dresden's Helmholtz Center celebrates anniversary and presents HZDR awards 3Health News:Less Invasive Hernia Procedure Easier on Patients: Study 2Health News:Scientists measure how energy is spent in martial arts 2Health News:Scientists link 2 cancer-promoting pathways in esophageal cancer 2Health News:Scientists link 2 cancer-promoting pathways in esophageal cancer 3Health News:Antioxidants May Not Help Alzheimer's Patients 2Health News:Antioxidants May Not Help Alzheimer's Patients 3Health News:Exercise May Trigger Orgasm in Some Women 2
(Date:10/22/2014)... BASKING RIDGE, N.J. , Oct. 22, 2014 ... (RMANJ), a world-renowned leader in the field ... more rapid approach to embryonic screening. The research ... American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) meeting in ... chromosome screening (CCS) and single gene defect (SGD) ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... AVACEN Medical announced today that its AVACEN ... clearance by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. This ... the Internet for: the temporary relief of joint ... and sprains . Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141021/153513 ... is a sophisticated medical device incorporating over 3,000 firmware ...
(Date:10/22/2014)... 22, 2014  With a vision to ensure ... a Global Pharmaceutical and Biotech manufacturer selects and ... turnkey solution to protect their animal health brand.  ... Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141021/153439 ... and aggregated by the Xyntek and Antares solution ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:New IVF Research Highlights Improved Genetic Screening Approach To Help Parents Have Healthier Babies 2New IVF Research Highlights Improved Genetic Screening Approach To Help Parents Have Healthier Babies 3AVACEN Medical Announces FDA Clearance of First Medical Device with Internal Game Mode 2Xyntek and Antares Serialization Solution Protects Pets Too! 2
... MIAMI, Jan. 23, 2012  (OTC: IFIX) Internal Fixation Systems ... the FDA to market subtalar implants. These implants are ... to treat both trauma conditions and arthritis.  IFS CEO, ... to continue to fill out our portfolio, and gives ...
... 23, 2012  Virtify, Inc., will host an online roundtable ... open discussion by senior executives from four multinational pharmaceutical ... taking to comply with the July 2, 2012 EVMPD ... (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110131/NE38689LOGO ) Roundtable ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Internal Fixation Systems Announces 510(k) Approval Granted by FDA for Subtalar Implants 2Roundtable of Industry Experts to Discuss Impact, Implications of EVMPD Mandate 2
... patented ratchet design provides fingertip ratchet disengagement ... I Instrument program offers state-of-the-art quality in ... maintaining strength and durability. Low profile cutting ... joint spaces. Series I instruments are available ...
Leg holder for arthroscopy....
Irrigation pump for arthroscopy....
The 300 watt Xenon light source will provide intense illumination necessary for demanding, advanced endoscopic procedures....
Medicine Products: