Black Vandal Proof LED Exit Sign with Red Letters

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Regular price $260.99
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VEX Vandal Proof Exit Sign

When deciding what type of exit sign to place on your commercial property, you not only want to make sure that it meets compliance standards, but that the sign is attractive and durable. The black exit sign from our VANDAL series is one of the most resistant exit signs available to date, and we have it available at a price you won’t find anywhere else.

Rugged and Long-Lasting

This exit sign was designed with durability in mind. UL 924 listed for the U.S. and boasting an IP66 rating, this model is weatherproof and able to be install either wet or dry conditions. As the name of the series implies, this sign is vandal proof due to the heavy-duty installation hardware and cast aluminum used to create the sign.

Due to the weatherproof construction and tamper-proof features of this product, it is recommended for use in a variety of locations such as hospitals, universities, and apartment complexes.

Efficient, Attractive, and Simple

Featuring bright red text powered by LED technology that consumes less than 5 watts of electricity, this black exit sign features a clear polycarbonate faceplate and flush mount installation. It operates using 120 or 277-volt electricity.

This product comes complete and ready to install. In the event of a power outage, a nickel cadmium battery serves as backup, powering the sign for a minimum of 90 minutes. You can expect this sign to last an average of 8-10 years before replacement is needed, and it comes backed with a 5-year warranty.

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  • Vandal proof cast aluminum construction
  • Weatherproof - IP66 Wet Location Rated
  • Efficient - LED technology consumes less than 5 watts electricity
  • 90 minute Ni-Cad emergency battery backup
  • Long-lasting - 8 to 10 year EXIT sign solution
  • UL924 Listed for the United States
  • 5 year warranty


The VANDAL Series is designed for high abuse areas, wet locations, and any other project where durability is a requirement. The IP66 rating allows the VANDAL Series to be installed into wet locations, including environments where temperatures reach freezing (less than 32__F). This model can be installed indoors or oudoors by the top, side, or back of the unit. The housing is sealed to prevent any element from entering the unit. For freezing temperature applications be sure to purchase the battery heater option.

External Specifications

The body of the VANDAL series is constructed from .420" thick, heavy-duty cast aluminum. The clear, thick polycarbonate faceplate is recessed into the housing to create a seamless look and vandal resistant design. Tamper resistant Torx screws increase protection from vandalism and securely install the exit sign. This vandal proof exit sign can be ordered to be single or double sided. The mounting can be designated as wall, ceiling, or end when ordering. It can also come "universal" so the mounting type can be configured in the field. This is wet location exit sign can be placed virtually anywhere.

Internal Specifications

Green LEDs provide illumination while consuming less than 5 watts of electricity at all times. Battery backup system features nickel cadmium battery pack that lasts a minimum 90 minutes. Internal battery heater is available for low temperature locations._

Auto-Test Diagnostics

The VANDAL Series comes standard with auto-test diagnostics which continually monitor the functionality of the exit sign at all times._This option eliminates the testing requirements associated with conventional exit signs. The auto-test components continually monitor the function operation of the unit, including the lamps, battery, transformer, and circuit board. A display of LED lights in different colors and blinking patterns provides a visual alert of any operational problems to those in charge of maintaining the units.

Electrical Specifications

120/277v AC dual-voltage operation is standard. Other voltages available upon request such as 220v and 240v. AC lockout prevents battery pack discharge. Low voltage battery disconnect protects the battery pack form being damaged by long discharge periods.

Code Compliance

IP66 Wet Location Rated. UL924 Listed for the U.S. and Canada, CS860, NFPA, Life Safety 101, UL Listed for Damp Locations.


Five-year warranty on parts, five-year prorated warranty on battery.

Maintenance Profile

The monthly and yearly testing of the battery backup system is eliminated from the standard auto-test diagnostics. The nickel cadmium exit sign battery is replaceable when its useful lifespan is over (5-7 years).


8-10 year expected lifespan on all components except replaceable battery (five-year lifespan). Vandal proof exit sign models have much longer lifespans than a conventional plastic exit sign could have when installed into an area where it could be tampered with. The lifespan of the vandal proof exit sign refers to the life of the electronics. The cast aluminum housing and polycarbonate shield of the vandal proof exit sign insures that it will function properly, even with abuse, for years to come.


Internal Battery Heater_- For areas that experience freezing temperatures, the internal battery heater option will allow the exit sign and its battery backup system to function properly even when temperatures drop below 32 F.

Flashing Alarm_- Choosing this option will make the exit sign constantly flash when put into emergency mode.

Audible Alarm_- Choosing this option will make the exit sign loudly buzz when put into emergency mode.

Infrared Remote Test Switch_- The face of the VANDAL Series can be changed from "EXIT" to a wording or pictogram design of your choosing.


Battery backup system features brownout protection and low-voltage disconnect, ensuring a long lifespan. Push button testing is easy and reliable. Auto-test diagnostics are a state of the art way to eliminate maintenance and testing requirements of standard LED exit signs.


This vandal proof exit sign is durable and rugged. Rated for wet locations, the weatherproof construction of this cast aluminum exit sign is offered in colors of black or white. This vandal proof exit sign is popular for all types of high-abuse areas and is designed to handle abuse for years.

Overall Value

Extremely durable, suitable for all weather environments, capable of receiving high levels of abuse - offered at a whole sale price.


This wet location exit sign is suitable for surface (wall) installation. This model is suitable for indoor/oudoor and wet location installations on normally inflammable surfaces. Use two of three provided wires to connect the unit to AC power. Use the black(120v) and white(Common) wires for 120v AC connections and the red(277v) and white(Common) wires for 277v AC connections. Designate mounting when ordering or use "universal" mounting plate.