Three-Line Message Signs

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The Wanco Three-Line Message Sign is capable of displaying three rows of alphanumeric characters. When you need to get information to the public, the Three-Line’s highly legible, ultra-bright LEDs display your message clearly. Unsurpassed quality, engineering and value, paired with a multitude of functions and options, make this sign perfect for a wide variety of applications.

Features

  • Easiest programming in the industry
  • Low power consumption and more uptime
  • 360-degree display rotation for optimal positioning
  • Standard tow hitch and removable drawbar
  • Durable powder-coat finish

Setup

  • Under 3000 pounds, can be towed by most vehicles
  • Standard 2-inch ball coupler tow-hitch
  • Removable drawbar for shipping and for added theft protection
  • Hydraulic lift allows 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

Operation

  • Onboard controller, no laptop required
  • Full-color touchscreen controller with high-resolution display
  • Multi-level password protection limits access to control software
  • Preprogrammed text messages, symbols and graphics
  • Easily center each line of text
  • Internal clock facilitates built-in schedule programming
  • Control box can be locked to prevent unauthorized access
  • Optical lenses and sunshades increase visibility and performance
  • Cooling fans protect sign cabinet from overheating
  • Wide footprint provides stability in high wind, while optional outriggers add even more support

Power System

  • Energy-efficient operation results in long run times
  • Solar panels charge batteries automatically without intervention
  • 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

Maintenance

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

Standards Compliance

  • NTCIP compliant
  • Meets MUTCD
  • Meets NEMA TS 4-2005 Section 2 for ambient temperature, vibration, shock, electro-static discharge (ESD), and radio interference

Options

Winch

  • Hand-operated heavy-duty winch

Power

  • Choice of battery types and configurations
  • Additional solar

Tow hitch

  • Heavy-duty lunette ring for 3-inch pintle hook
  • Combo-hitch for 2-inch ball and 3-inch pintle hook

Brakes

  • Hydraulic surge brakes
  • Electric brakes

Other options

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

Specifications

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Weight

Approx. 2640 lbs. (1193 kg)

Construction

Trailer

MIG-welded, 2 x 3-inch steel tubing

Sign cabinet

Aluminum sheet

Coating, trailer and sign

Powder-coated and oven-baked

Axle assembly

3500-lb. capacity
4-inch drop axle
5 on 4.5-inch BC idler hub
Double eye leaf springs

Tires

ST205/75 D15

Display

Resolution

Four amber LEDs form each pixel

Fonts

1 font
19 in., 5x7 pixels per character
3 lines of 8 characters per line, max.

Power — standard

Batteries

Four 6 Vdc deep-cycle Group 24 batteries, wired in parallel and series for a 12-volt system

Battery capacity

430 Ah total

Battery charger

15 A

Solar panels

130 W

Power — optional

Batteries

Six 6 Vdc deep-cycle Group 24 batteries, wired in parallel and series for a 12-volt system

Battery capacity

645 Ah total

Battery charger

45 A

Solar panels

170 to 390 W

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Specifications subject to change without notice.

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