MTO Oversize Message Sign

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Our Oversize Message Sign is a larger version of our full-size matrix signs, specifically designed for use in Canada. Approved by the Ministry of Transportation, Ontario (MTO), this large sign displays messages text, graphics or both. The MTO message sign uses state-of-the-art technology to achieve the exceptional visibility and legibility. It has a telescoping tower assembly that rotates 360 degrees along with a solar panel array that tilts and rotates independently, allowing for optimal positioning of both the sign and solar panels.


  • Extra-large display
  • Low power consumption
  • Independent solar panel array
  • 360° tower rotation for optimal positioning
  • Durable powder-coated and oven-baked finish


  • Under 4,000 lbs, can be towed by most trucks and SUVs
  • Hydraulic surge brake with lunette ring for 3-inch (7.6cm) pintle hook
  • A hydraulic lift raises the message sign, allowing one person to easily raise and lower the message board
  • Tower rotates 360 degrees for optimal positioning
  • Single disc brake holds board in place during operation, while a cradle supports and holds board in travel position


  • Full-matrix display for text and graphics
  • Large 56×30-pixel display is MTO approved
  • Onboard controller, no laptop required
  • Full-color touchscreen controller with high-resolution display
  • Three levels of password protection
  • Store up to 150 changeable messages
  • Easy integration with other software
  • English and French language packs
  • Large selection of fonts with individual character sizing
  • Cooling fans protect sign cabinet from overheating

Power System

  • Silent operation
  • Solar panels charge batteries automatically without intervention
  • Solar array tilts and rotates for optimal positioning
  • Charging system shuts down when batteries are fully charged, preventing damage
  • Unique system allows battery charging with solar panels or commercial power
  • Cooling fan protects battery charger from overheating
  • Battery box can be locked to prevent unauthorized access
  • Choose from a variety of solar and battery power options


  • Individual display modules can be replaced easily
  • Standard 15-inch trailer tires
  • Heavy-duty bolt-on fenders can be replaced if damaged
  • Durable powder-coat finish resists the elements

Standards Compliance

  • NTCIP compliant
  • MTO compliant



  • Choice of battery types and configurations
  • Additional solar

Tow Hitch

  • Adjustable pintle hitch

Some options may not be available for aftermarket installation. Please consult factory.



Approximately 3800 lbs. (1723kg)



MIG-welded, 2 x 3-inch steel tubing

Sign Cabinet

Aluminum sheet and welded channels


Powder-coated and oven-baked

Axle Assembly

5200 lb. capacity 6 on 5.5" B.C. idler hub.





Four amber LEDs form each pixel


56 pixels wide, 30 pixels high, 1680 pixels total


Up to 12 fonts depending on langauge pack

Default Font

Standard MTO-2 font 8 x 10 pixels per character 18.2 in (462mm) character height 3 lines of 12 characters per line max



Four 4D AGM 12 Vdc batteries

Battery Capacity

800 Ah total

Battery Charger

75 A

Solar Panels

390 W

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*Standard power; many options available. Contact factory for details.

Specifications subject to change without notice.