BDF Products

Sign Application Tools and Accessories

We carry various tools for your everyday use in sign making. Here are some of the popular application tools we carry.

 

 

Manual cold roll laminator/applicator 25" (PF-LAM25) - can be used as an applicator for mounting application tape, adhesive films to substrate, etc.

3M PA1 plastic squeegee, 3x4" in blue (SM-AT02) and gold (SM-AT05)

Plastic squeegee, yellow, 3x4" (SM-AT01)

Heavy duty Teflon squeegee in size 3x4" (SM-AT06), 3x6" (SM-AT07) and 3x12" (SM-AT08)

Felt squeegees including AIP Felt edge white squeegee 3x4" (SM-AT09) and 3x6" (SM-AT10) and Felt Sleeve for squeegees 12" (SM-AT11)

EZ Grip Squeegee Handle for standard 3x4", 3x6" and 3x12" squeegees

 

 

AlbaChem Sign Vinyl Adhesive Remover (SM-AT25) - for removing graphic film adhesive residual

Edge Seal Pen (SM-AT17) - for sealing edges of vinyl graphics and wraps

3M RBA-1 Rivet Brush (SM-AT16) - for applying film over rivets and irregular surfaces

 

3M PA1-B Blue Hand Applicator (squeegee) (SM-AT02)

 

This inexpensive, reusable squeegee is flexible yet durable. When hand applying film or premask, this tool is the perfect solution for FRP or other textured surfaces.

  • For applying vinyl film and masking tape for sign making
  • Size: 3 x 4"
  • Color: blue
 

3M PA1-G Gold Hand Applicator (squeegee) (SM-AT05)

 

This 3M gold squeegee is designed for professional use, as it is abrasion-resistant and extremely durable. It holds a clean edge for bubble free transfer. When hand applying film or premask, this tool is the perfect solution for FRP or other textured surfaces.

  • For applying vinyl film and masking tape for sign making
  • Size: 3 x 4"
  • Color: gold
 

Felt edge white squeegees (SM-AT09, SM-AT10)

 

These squeegees are ideal for applying vinyl graphic, window film, digital prints, vehicle wraps where scratching is a concern.

  • For applying vinyl graphics, window film, digital prints, vehicle wraps without scratching
  • Sizes: 3 x 4", 3 x 6"
  • Color: White with black felt wrapped edge on one side
 

Plastic squeegee, yellow (SM-AT01)

 

This standard squeegee features high-stability twin ribs for easy handling and pressure control. It is ideal for vinyl, film, graphics, tape, silk screen, and pressure-sensitive applications.

  • For applying vinyl film and masking tape for sign making
  • Design: ribbed profile with radial corners
  • Material: poly-flow blend
  • Size: 3 x 4"
  • color: Yellow
 

Heavy Duty Teflon squeegees (SM-AT06/AT07/AT08)

 

These Teflon squeegees are excellent tools for applying premask tape and graphics to flat surfaces, including wall graphics, window graphics, board signs. They are extremely rigid, and move with minimal friction and keep edge clean.

  • For applying vinyl film and premask tape for sign making
  • Ribbed profile with radial corners
  • Material: Teflon blend
  • Sizes: 3 x 4", 3 x 6", 3 x 12"
  • Color: White
 

Felt Sleeve for Squeegees (SM-AT11)

 

This felt sleeve protects graphics from scratches if no application tape is used. Also for wet bonding.

  • For protecting graphics from scratches if no application tape is used
  • Size: 12" long; can cut to size; squeegee is sold separately
  • Color: White
 

E.Z. Grip Plastic Squeegee Handles (SM-AT12/AT13/AT14)

 

This unique patented tool can be use with industry standard squeegees. Its lightweight yet adds rigidity to squeegee edges. Ergonomical design allows for full blade pressure and contact with less wrist strain. End Caps and internal fins keep the non-used blade clean and secure. It is very easy to insert and remove squeegees.

  • For use with all industry standard 4" , 6" and 12" squeegees
  • Design: lightweight tubular design with internal and external fins for added rigidity and flexibility; removable rubber end caps
  • sizes: 1.375 x 4" (SM-AT12), 1.375 x 6" (SM-AT13), 1.375 x 12" (SM-AT14)
  • Color: white with black end caps
 

AlbaChem Sign Vinyl Adhesive Remover (REMOVE 1232) (SM-AT25)

 

AlbaChem Sign Vinyl Adhesive Remover (REMOVE 1232) is designed for removing graphic film adhesive residual. REMOVE is an easy to use, non-toxic adhesive remover that will not damage or discolor most painted surfaces. Fast acting, REMOVE will quickly breakdown adhesive residue allowing it to be scraped off and wiped away in minutes. Great for use on cars, trucks, boats, metal, glass and any properly cured painted surface.

  • Installers' Choice
  • Great for removing oil and grease stains from fabric
  • Water soluble
  • Fast acting
  • Low odor, high flashpoint
  • Package sizes: 20 oz (1232), and gallon (1233)
 

3M RBA-1 Rivet Brush (SM-AT16)

 

Also called Pressure Brush, it is designed for optimal application of film onto rivets or difficult surfaces. Use with hot-air blower.

  • For applying over rivets and irregular surfaces
  • Size:
  • Color: Natural wood color
 

Edge Seal Pen (SM-AT17)

 

Seal the edges of your vinyl lettering. Graphics will not curl off even if the lettering is excessively washed and polished.

  • For sealing vinyl edge after application
  • Size:
  • Color: