Metal Backlit Signs

Metal backlit signs have very beautiful halo effect and strong 3D effect, be widely used indoor and outdoor. Built by fabricated 3D metal letters shell, stainless steel by default, could be painted/powder coated, mirror polished, brushed and plated finish, with LEDs inside as the light source, the acrylic back panel is lighted.

Metal Backlit Signs sample case

  • AC power is required for the metal backlit signs, need an electrical junction behind the wall or in the ceiling near the sign, the distance between the signs and the electrical juncition usually within 3 meters (118″).
  • Need to drill holes on the backing wall for the stud bolts and cables, we will provide the 1:1 layour template to show you the holes position.
  • We will provide the AC transformer of the metal backlit signs, which is best installed in a weak current box with heat dissipation holes to help the AC transformer to dissipate heat and increase the service life of the transformer.
  • We suggest hiring professional installer to install the signs, we will provide the wiring diagram and installation notice, so the signs could be installed correctly and quickly.
  • We use the 304 stainless steel for the metal signs shell by default, if your area is near the sea, then we will use the 316 stainless steel to build the signs shell, which is marine grade and need not to worry about the rust problem.
  • If it is be used outdoor and there are frequent heavy rains in the area, we will use the IP67 LED and add water leakage holes at the bottom of signs shell then do anti-light leakage treatment.

Metal backlit signs benefits

  • Metal backlit signs can attract thousands of regular and potential customers, they can effectively motivate consumers to come inside your business when placed at a reasonable distance. Unlike television and radio, they can advertise your brand through repeat impressions, and all at a fraction of the cost of traditional media!
  • Metal backlit signs can match to your brand. Depending on your business needs, here’s an array of options to modify from when customizing your own signage, from the fonts, color, size, finishes to material and installation option.
  • Metal backlit signs use the LED as the light souce, LED is high brightness, energy saving, good weather-proof and has a lifetime of more than 100,000 hours, the metal backlit signs can work for you 7/24.

Metal backlit signs details

Signs Shell
3D fabricated metal signs shell, 304 stainless steel by default, also could be aluminum, galvanized sheet, 201 stainless steel, 316 stainless steel, or brass
Stainless steel signs shell surface could be mirror polished, brushed, painted/powder coated in color or plated.
Aluminum signs shell surface could be brushed or painted/powder coated in color.
Galvanized sheet signs shell surface would be painted/powder coated in color.
Brass signs shell could be mirror polished or brushed.
LED lights
LED modules or LED strips are usually used, and PCB LEDs can be used for mass products.
Light color
Could use white, warm white, blue, green, red, yellow, pink, purple or use the full color RGB.
Lighted option
Backlit-lit, the back-panel of the signage is illuminated
Use stuld bolts to fix on the backing wall by default.

Metal backlit signs FAQ

How to determine the right metal backlit signs size?
In our experience, there is a roughly proportional relationship between the height of the metal backlit signs and the best visible distances , generally 10 to 12 times. For example, a 10 inches metal backlit signs can be distinguished well from a distance of about 100 inches to 120 inches. So choose a fittest visible distances based on your request, then you will know how height your signs should be.
What’s the best fonts for metal backlit signs border?
In fact for us, we care more about the minimum stroke width than the font. We need the minimum width of the strokes reach 10mm(0.39″), else we will have not enough space to place the LED in the signs shell, and if it is too small we even can not produce the 3D signs shell.
As long as the above requirements are met, in fact you can choose the font you need according to your personal preferences.
If you prioritize readability, then sans serif fonts that are thick like Helvetica or Arial will maximize your metal backlit signs’ visibility. Many contemporary and modern backlit signs are designed to be highly visible.
If you need your signs have some special style, then you can see the scrip fonts, thin, decorative font styles, and serif-style fonts, though they might difficult to read or see from a distance, they have rich style.
BTW, the spacing of metal backlit signs is crucial for readability. Designers call the spacing as “kerning”. Too big or too close kerning all will create visibility issues.
Should I choose the customize metal backlit signs?
What we always recommend is to have customized metal backlit signs. In this way, you will have the chance to adjust the font type and size to ensure the signs you mount are the ones that customers admire year after year. Only the customize metal backlit signs is really fit you, from the fonts, size, finishes, to lighting color, our high quality custom metal backlit signs will be a part of your business well.
Can the metal backlit signs board be used outdoor?
The metal backlit signs can be used outdoor very well, don’t worry.
We use the 304 stainless steel for the metal signs shell by default, which is good enough for most environment, but if your area is near the sea, we will use the 316 stainless steel which is marine grade need not to worry about the rust problem.
And for the LED lighting source, we will use the IP67 LED for the metal backlit signs. If your area has rainy season or often has heavy rain, we will add leak holes to your metal backlit signs to improve the service life.

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Metal Backlit Signs Options

Outdoor LED signs

Outdoor LED signs can grab more attention and are visible even at greater distances and let people know your business well. Our custom made outdoor LED signs have the good weather-proof, can work for you 7/24, remain highly visible even in direct sunlight.


Here you will know our workflow well

  1. 1: Contact with us

    Contact with us or fill our free quote form, we will arrange one of sales follow your quote and jobs

  2. 2: Initial design

    we can provide initial design service include the fonts, dimensions and signs option suggestion

  3. 3: Free quotation

    Based on your request and the design file, we will give you the exact cost

  4. 4: Order confirmation

    Please print our quotation file, signature it and send us the scanned file

  5. 5: Deposit payment

    Please finish the deposit payment, then show us the bank slip etc. so that our accounting can confirm it

  6. 6: Drawing design

    We will detail the design file of your signs, then we will send the file to you to show you all the details

  7. 7: Begin production

    When we get your confirmation of the detail design file, we will begin the production mediately

  8. 8: Lighting test

    Your signs will be lighted 24 hours when we finish the production, so that most issue could be fix

  9. 9: Final products

    We will take photos for your signage to show you the final products effect

  10. 10: Balance payment

    When you confirm the products, please send us the balance payment, then show us the bank slip etc. so that our accounting can confirm it

  11. 11: Shipping

    We will call the delivery company to pick up your signage products and give you the waybill number so that you can track it

  12. 12: After sale

    We provide one year free replacement to non-human damaged signs

Indoor LED signs

Indoor LED signs are a great way to attract new customers due to their bright, clear and vibrant display effect They are the ideal tools to make your brand differentiate from competitors, attract more potential customers and help your business stand out.

Why choosing us?

We do custom made LED signs professional

  • Experience

    With over 15 years of successful experience and knowledge in produce signs, we do know how to produce signs well for the world.

  • Price

    Orders directly from manufacturers to reduce intermediate expenditure. Buy high-quality custom signs with more reasonable price.

  • Quality

    We provide you with high quality signs produced by our experienced technicians using advanced machine and high quality raw materials.

  • Lead Time

    Depending on the type and quantity of ordered signage products, we generally need about 15 business days to complete the signs production.

  • Accessories

    Provided with 1:1 layout template, stud bolts, nuts, installation diagram and other installation accessories per the needs of the customers.

  • Warranty

    Provided free one year non-human damage limited warranty, and also provides 2-5 years limited warranty policy with enrollment fees.

Head Office/Factory

No.7 Fuping Middle Road, Longgang District
Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
Zip: 518117
Office Hour: 9:00 – 18:00 Beijing Time, Mon-Fri

Shanghai Office

S3 We Plus, 5th floor, No.1367 of Dongfang Rd, Fudu Plaza
Shanghai, China
Zip: 200127
Office Hour: 9:00 – 18:00 Beijing Time, Mon-Fri

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