Message Boards

Full-Matrix Message Signs

wideTotal Traffic offers full-size, full-matrix Variable Message Signs are the ideal choice when you need to get information to the public. The full matrix allows the greatest flexibility for displaying any type of message — large or small letters, graphics and symbols. Perfect for a wide variety of applications, a multitude of functions and options make these signs extremely versatile. Total Traffic offers rentals for a short and long term applications.

Features:

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 disk brake holds board in place during operation, while a cradle supports and holds board in travel position

Operation

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

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
  • AASHTO (NTPEP) tested