Anatomy of a Sign

In case you wondered where your street signs come from, New York. The DOT Maspeth Sign Shop “is responsible for designing, fabricating and maintaining more than a million NYC street signs.”

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(Thanks, Potsy.)

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4 Responses to “Anatomy of a Sign”

  1. Amanda Lee says:

    whoa. I had no idea.

  2. Kyle Clark says:

    Very interesting. I had no idea as well.

  3. Andy Kozlowski says:

    This has to be my favorite process video so far, I knew that street signs were printed, but always wanted to see it in action. I can’t believe 22 people do all the work for all of NYC. Thanks Printeresting!

  4. Luther says:

    Wish they could change up the signs for fun. The little silhouette people could be wearing polkadot shirts or dresses and wearing pilgrim hats or something.