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Signs specifications below are for Bellco Interior ADA Signs

Sample Spec for 1/8" Thick Interior ADA Sign

General

  • Bellco Interior Environmental Signage to be informational & serve as an effective wayfinding system. Signs must meet the ADA Accessibility Guidelines.
  • Requirements: One piece, 1/8" thick photopolymer signs for permanent rooms using Novacryl PT118 with raised text and grade II braille.
  • Engraved, Applied, Chem. Welded or stuck on letters and braille are not allowed. Sandblasted signs are not allowed
  • Photopolymer shall be one piece material with no side seams from laminating two materials together.
  • Signs are to be painted using Matthews Acrylic Polyurethane Paints for background colors. Raised text/symbol color can be thermo-prest or silk-screened and a satin clear polyurethane top coat added for optimal durability.
  • Photopolymer shall have a minimum 80 shore D hardness, be processed within factory recommendations in approved equipment, and be moisture resistant

Specified raw material manufacturer: Nova Polymers, Inc. or approved equal

Specified manufacturer of finished signs:Bell Company, Inc. (800) 828-3564 or approved equal

NOTE: ADA Signs can either be surface or subsurface painted. Digital graphics or silk-screened graphics can be reverse applied and then back painted. Custom shapes, beveling, slider signs & framing are also available for ADA Signage.

The specifications above can also be used for single piece signs that are 1/16" thick (PT060) or 1/4" thick (PT236) by substituting these product names and thicknesses under section B

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Federal Guidelines for ADA Signs

These accessibility guidelines for buildings and facilities were taken from Sections 4.1.2(7); 4.1.3(16) (a) (b)

SIGNAGE
General Guidelines

Signs which designate permanent rooms and spaces shall comply with the requirements listed below for:

  • Raised and Braille Characters and Pictograms
  • Finish and Contrast
  • Mounting Location and Height

Signs which provide to, or information about, functional spaces of the building shall comply with the requirements below for:

  • Character Proportion
  • Character Height
  • Finish and Contrast

Exception: Building directories, menus and all other signs which are temporary are not required to comply.

Elements and spaces of accessibilities which shall be identified by the International Symbol of Accessibility are:

  • Parking spaces designated as reserved for persons with disabilities.
  • Accessible passenger loading zones.
  • Accessible entrances when not all are accessible (inaccessible entrances shall have directional signage to indicate route to nearest accessible entrance).
  • Accessible toilet and bathing facilities when not all are accessible.

SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS: (Sections 4.30.2; 4.30.3; 4.30.4; 4.30.5; 4.30.6; 4.30.7)

CHARACTER PROPORTION:

Letters and numbers on signs shall have a width-to- height ratio between 3:5 and 1:1, and a stroke-to-width ratio between1:5 and 1:10

CHARACTER HEIGHT:

Characters and numbers on signs shall be sized according to the viewing distance from which they are to be read. For signs higher than 80" above the finished floor, character size shall be 3" minimum. The minimum height is measured using an upper case X. Lower case letters are permitted.

RAISED AND BRAILLE CHARACTERS AND PICTOGRAMS:

Letters and numbers shall be raised 1/32", upper case, sans serif or simple serif type and shall be accompanied by grade II braille. Raised character height: 5/8" minimum, 2" maximum.

Pictograms shall be accompanied by the equivalent verbal description placed directly below the pictogram. The border dimensions for the pictogram shall be 6" minimum.

FINISH & CONTRAST:

The characters and background of the signs shall be eggshell, matte, or other non-glare finish. Characters and symbols shall contrast with their background (either light characters on a dark background or dark characters on a light background)

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Window ADA Sign Specifications

ADA SIGN SPECS for Interior Window ADA Signs

  • ADA Signs are manufactured using a PHOTOMECHANICAL PROCESS in which the raised image and Braille are integral with the polymer.
  • ADA Signs shall have a 1/16" NON-GLARE ACRYLIC FACE PLATE with INTEGRAL .033" POLYMER LAYER. This FACE PLATE is attached to A 1/8" PAINTED PLEX BACKER PANEL using 1/16" CLEAR PLEX SPACERS which leave room for the insert piece and form the window sign.
  • Background color & letter color shall have a minimum 70% contrast. Either Light background with dark text or dark background with light text.
  • Letter height 5/8" minimum & 2" maximum. grade II Braille translation under message.Letters & Braille are raised 1/32"

For Quotes or more info on our ADA Signs 1-800-828-3564 1-205-655-2138

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ADA Sign Pricing

Pricing Information Request Form

Please fill out form and a PDF file on pricing will be sent to you via email.

  • Business Name
  • Contact
  • Type of Business
  • Address
  • Email
  • Phone

For immediate responses or more info on our ADA Signs 1-800-828-3564 Ask for Tina or Celina 1-205-655-2138

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Delivery / Payment / Warranty / Cleaning & other info on Bellco ADA Signs

  • Delivery: Standard delivery time for ADA Signs is 3 - 4 weeks from receipt of purchase order and deposit.
  • Payment: Deposit is required to start production of order. We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Company Check.
  • Rush Service: Rush Service is available on ADA signs for an additional charge. Check with your sales representative.
  • Cancelled Orders: If a job or a portion of the job is cancelled after production begins, customer will be billed for any and all materials and labor incurred up to the point of cancellation.
  • ADA Sign Cleaning & Care Instructions: Your Interior ADA Signs require light cleaning only with a clean, dry, soft cloth. NO CHEMICALS OR OTHER CLEANING SOLUTIONS SHOULD EVER BE USED ON THESE ADA SIGNS. Bell Company is not responsible for signs once they have been delivered to our customer. Reseller is responsible for notifying the end user of these cleaning and care instructions.
  • Warranty: Limited One Year Warranty: Bell Company, Inc. will replace or repair any ADA signs returned to us due to defective materials or poor workmanship. We will not assume any responsibility for damages caused to signs due to vandalism, improper installation, exposure to moisture, improper cleaning, high humidity, non climate controlled interior conditions or careless handling. Any returns must have an authorization number from Bell Company. If your invoice is not paid within our net 30 day terms any warranty on ADA signs is void. Bell Company assumes no responsibility or liability with regards to signs that are designed by customer or designer which are found to be out of compliance with State or Federal regulations.

For Quotes or more info on our ADA Signs 1-800-828-3564 1-205-655-2138

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How To Place An Order For ADA Signs

Placing an order for Bellco ADA Signs is Easy!

Print out this easy to fill in work order & fax to (205) 655-2138

ADA Sign Type:
  • Interior ____ Exterior ____
  • Thickness ____ Quantity ____
  • Sign Size: ____ (H) x ____ (W)
  • Additional sizes, please note size & qty. here:
  • Corners: Square ____ (or) Radius ____ (specify radius)
  • Font Choice:____
  • Letter Height:____
  • Specify Alignment of Text:____
  • Background Color:____
  • Text Color:____
  • Mounting Method: VHB Tape ____ Holes ____ specify diameter & if countersunk
  • Magnetic Strips with Steel Tape ____ Velcro ____
  • Paper Proofs Needed? Yes ____ No ____
  • Logo Needed? ____ (email logo tif or eps format)

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Signage Installation Guide For ADA Signs

Your ADA Signage Specialist

Bell Company, Inc.
106 Morrow Avenue
Trussville, AL 35173

Phone: 1.800.828.3564
Local: 205.655.2135
Fax: 205.655.2138

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