Combating Static On Styrene Faced Sign Substrates

Combat Substrate Static with Styrene Faced Sign Making Materials

Signmakers Wage War On Substrate Static An ongoing war is waged daily between large format printers and substrate static electricity generated by styrene faced sign materials. We have witnessed battle scars ranging from edge overspray to ghosting lines in prints caused by static fields misdirecting ink droplets as they leave the printhead and travel to […]

UV Degradation and Yellowing Sign Substrates– UltraBoard vs. The Competition (Video)

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What is UV Degradation? UV degradation can be a primary factor in signs substrates yellowing over time. The simulation shown easily demonstrates how other styrene facers can quickly degrade and yellow simply from exposure to interior lighting. UV degradation occurs due to oxidation of polymers within the plastics that make up sign substrates. Substrate yellowing […]

Visit UltraBoard at SGIA 2018 in Las Vegas

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We are only a few weeks away from SGIA 2018 in Las Vegas! This years show will feature over 550 exhibitors and is sure to be a grand exhibition! Join one 25,000 registrants to see the hottest new technologies and innovations to available to the sign & graphics industry. For your convenience here is the […]

Giving Back | UltraBoard Donates New Jerseys to Boys & Girls Club

The Siloam Springs Panthers are donning a fresh & new look thanks to donated player jerseys from United Industries UltraBoard. Over 50 new football jersey donations were provided to the West Benton County Boys & Girls Club consisting of 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th grade students. As always, UltraBoard is committed to giving back to […]

The UltraBoard Peel N’ Stick Family | A Comparative Guide

What are Peel N’ Stick Foam Boards For? UltraBoard products have always been a familiar substrate within the sign industry. Many digital sign printers are already familiar with our UltraBoard Classic and UltraBoard White Digital Printing (DP) foam boards. Today we would like to take a quick look at our Peel N’ Stick family of […]

New HP R Series Latex Printers – Excellent Results with UltraBoard Classic Foam Substrates

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What’s the latest buzz in the sign industry for sign shop owners? The new HP R Series of rigid and flexible substrate printers. Two latex printer models are available: HP Latex R1000 Plus Printer – 64 inch printable widths for rigid and flexible substrates HP Latex R2000 Plus Printer – 98 inch printable widths for rigid […]

Giving Back | UltraBoard Awards $80K in Employee Family Scholarships

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United Industries UltraBoard is happy to announce the recipients of their $40,000 Employee Family Scholarships. Scholarship awardees are Heath Skagg’s son Noah Skaggs, and Toby Callison’s daughter Madalyn Callison. The UltraBoard scholarship recipients exhibited great dedication towards achieving academic excellence in their current school curriculums; as well as proven dedication to furthering their education at […]

5 Great Free Font Resources for Your Sign Company

UltraBoard is one of the best foam core boards that a sign company can buy for great looking signs. Our UltraBoard Classic and UltraBoard White DP foam core boards are one of the top selling substrates for fantastic looking signs. But having a top performing substrate is only half the battle. An effective sign has […]

Giving Locally | UltraBoard Donates Materials to Mary Mae Jones Elementary

Continually supporting our #community, #UltraBoard donated Classic styrene foam boards to #MMJElementary for use in their Positive Behavior Interventions and Support (#PBIS) program. UV printed UltraBoard was used for #signage of program Expectation Points throughout the school. Learn more at https://www.pbis.org #signcomnunity #signindustry #signs #signshop #signbusiness #signnews #ultraboards #thinklocal #WhereExcellenceLives

UltraBoard Classic and White DP- What’s the Difference?

UltraBoard Classic and White DP Comparison

Familiar with UltraBoard Classic for Digital Printing? Many sign makers are familiar with our premier foam board line UltraBoard Classic. Classic has been a sign industry staple for many years, and while Classic provides excellent durability for long-term installations, UltraBoard offers a complete line of digital printing foam core alternatives that may be more cost […]