Dasher board for ice skating rinks and method of making same
Advertising display structure and sports facility
Knock down guard rail assembly and method for assembling same Patent #: 5577714
ApplicationNo. 825892 filed on 04/02/1997
US Classes:40/611.06, Slidably received sign40/605, Modular40/606.15, Pivot (e.g., hinge)40/606.18Double-sided sign
ExaminersPrimary: Davis, Cassandra H.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassG09F 007/18
AbstractA stadium signage system (10) is provided for displaying promotional or informational signs at field events such as soccer games played in a stadium having a grandstand facing a playing field. A support frame (18) is supported in an upright position by a pair of mounting stands (14). The support frame (18) has a bottom rail (26) and a top rail (24) and is positioned between the grandstand and the playing field. A first channel (20) is connected to the bottom rail (26) and has a first upward member (38) confronting a first side (39) of the bottom rail (26) wherein a first space (C1) is defined between the first upward member (38) and the first side (39) of the bottom rail (26). The first channel (20) also has a second upward member (40) confronting a second side (41) of the bottom rail (26) wherein a second space (C2) is defined between the second upward member (40) and the second side (41) of the bottom rail (26). A first adpanel (16) is inserted into the first space (C1) and faces the playing field. A second adpanel (16) is inserted into the second space (C2) and faces the grandstand. A second channel (22) is releasably secured to the top rail (24) and has a first downward member (46) and a second downward member (48). The downward members (46,48) retain top edges of the adpanels (16) against the top rail (24).