The Spray Paint Test (after 48 hours):
The Marker Test:
The Hammer & Chisel Tests:
Hammer and chisel meet a conventional tactile letter made from applied engraving stock...
Hammer and chisel meet a photopolymer tactile letter often touted as monolithic and vadal resistant...
TOUGH AS NAILS thermoformed tactile signs are truly monolithic and can take a real beating...
The Scratch Tests:
Surface-painted signage like this photopolymer sign can be easily defaced with any metal implements...
TOUGH AS NAILS thermoformed tactile signs are painted on the back, so paint cannot be scratched off...
Surface-screened lettering like this injection-molded sign can be easily defaced with any metal implements...
TOUGH AS NAILS subsurface graphics are protected behind a thick layer of plastic and cannot be scratched...
The Pry Tests: (with optional metal reinforced backing)
Conventional plastic signs can be easily pried and broken off the wall. even with tamper proof hardware like this...
TOUGH AS NAILS thermoformed tactile signs are reinforced with a solid aluminum layer that resists prying and breaking...
Monolithic face = letters & braille cannot be picked off
Subsurface color = cannot be scratched off
Anti-grafitti material = most grafitti can be easily removed
Reinforced metal back (optional) = strengthens sign against breakage
The Most Durable ADA Signs in the Industry!
Tough-As-Nails ADA/PermaSign™ is the perfect product for areas prone to vandalism such as public transportation, restrooms, schools & stadiums. After years of research, we have developed a braille sign that is truly the gold standard in vandal-proof signage.
Keep scrolling to witness the rigerous vandalism tests we subjected our thermoformed products to. Our standard subsurface finished ADA/PermaSign™ can be reinforced with an optional metal backer for extra strength to make it ADA/PermaSign+™.