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Headlight Displays

Headlight displays are exterior units which appear on the front of a bus usually under the windshield. Copy is inserted into an aluminum frame attached to the front of a bus.

Specifications



Typical sizes include:

Overall Size (Vinyl): 21” H x 44” W
Viewing Area: 19 1/8” H x 41” W
Live Area: 18 1/2” H x 40” W 

Production

Printing 
Lithography or screen printed or digital. 

Stock 
Styrene (0.040), 70 lb wet strength paper mounted on corrugated plastic board, or Meadbord. Upper corners must be diagonal-cut 1 1/2”. 

Inks 
Weatherproof/waterproof vinyl inks, including UV inks. 

Mechanicals 
Mechanicals should be scaled 1/4” to 1”. Digital output resolution 300 dpi. 

Sections 
Printed in one section. 

Overage 
Copy printed on waterproofed board or mounted wet strength paper must be replaced every four weeks, so 15 percent over the number of posters indicated for the program is required for each four week period. Copy printed on Styrene must be replaced every eight weeks, so 15 percent over the number of posters indicated for the program is required for each eight week period. 

Delivery 
Ten working days prior to posting date. 

Other 
Conventional or UV clear top-coating must be used. Apply top-coat before mounting. Vinyl copy should be UV coated.