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Old December 23rd, 2009, 12:16 AM   #101
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Do you have anything to proof that germany is changing their font??
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Old December 23rd, 2009, 12:47 AM   #102
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In Turkey, the motorway signs are as follows;





Entering Istanbul expressway





to Ankara



And National Road Sign;

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Old December 23rd, 2009, 01:27 AM   #103
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New sings used in Monterrey, Mexico (there's no national standard). I am not sure of what font it is, anyone?

Those mountain signs helped out when I was in Monterrey last summer. We were driving somewhere and all I knew that a certain number got us home since I didn't know the street name.
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Old December 23rd, 2009, 08:23 PM   #104
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Do you have anything to proof that germany is changing their font??
Where did I say that they change the font? The font is DIN and will remain DIN. They will only improve the legibility. I will try to find the article online.
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Old December 23rd, 2009, 09:04 PM   #105
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The Turkish ones are very German.
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Old December 23rd, 2009, 09:17 PM   #106
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I think they're more spanish
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Old December 23rd, 2009, 09:25 PM   #107
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Highway 407 sign in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Old December 23rd, 2009, 09:26 PM   #108
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I think the Turkish font is something of its own! I have never seen anynhing like it anywhere. I like it though!
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Old December 23rd, 2009, 11:13 PM   #109
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What is the norwegian font??
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Old December 23rd, 2009, 11:15 PM   #110
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I think the Turkish font is something of its own! I have never seen anynhing like it anywhere. I like it though!


About 2-3 years ago the writings were thin. Now, the writings are bolder.
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Old December 24th, 2009, 12:26 AM   #111
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I think they're more spanish
Look at the shape of the shield that says 0-4, for example.
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Old December 24th, 2009, 12:41 AM   #112
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well that's german, but i was talking about the font.
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Old December 24th, 2009, 12:47 AM   #113
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I see what you mean



I think that the Spanish font is a modification of Transport
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Old December 24th, 2009, 01:30 PM   #114
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What is the norwegian font??
The name is "Trafikkalfabetet" and it is based on the German DIN font.
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Old December 24th, 2009, 01:32 PM   #115
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Haven't it been in use since '65?? i think it's time to replace it
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Old December 24th, 2009, 02:22 PM   #116
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Why? I think it works out quite well. It is clear and visible, personally I find it esthetic nice aswell.
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Old January 9th, 2010, 11:48 PM   #117
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Does anyone know the name of this font we use?
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Old January 11th, 2010, 01:46 PM   #118
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In Turkey, the motorway signs are as follows;





Entering Istanbul expressway





to Ankara



And National Road Sign;

You are using two different types of arrows. That is interesting!
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Old January 12th, 2010, 03:08 AM   #119
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Haven't it been in use since '65?? i think it's time to replace it
The changes in sign-designs have still been pretty dramatic:

70ies-ish design (I think):


Modern 2000s design:

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Old January 12th, 2010, 05:41 PM   #120
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avoiding the 567 is hard on the 1st pic.
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