James Cross

James Cross

Vice President
Sign Making Division

303.798.7110 x203

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The Future of Sign Making, Here Today!


Automated Channel Letter Benders
Only Available From SDS Automation!


ChannelBenders are the fastest, most reliable, most precise automated channel letter bending machines available. Production environment tests comparing our machines to our nearest competitor show ChannelBenders can complete the process of bending returns 15% to 30% faster, cut hand finishing time by 30% or more and reduce waste by 97% or the equivalent of 50-60 cents per letter! The Super XP, Super and Eco models process LetterForm®, our proprietary aluminum return material, for the manufacturing of Trimless® channel letters.


The price of all ChannelBender Series equipment includes set-up, installation, and on site training at your facility! Also included is lifetime phone and remote access tech support* from a U.S. – based technician, and a two year, full parts and labor warranty. There is no optional equipment and there are no hidden fees. By the conclusion of your comprehensive training, you will know how to competently operate and maintain your new ChannelBender.

* some restrictions may apply


SDS Automation is an automated metal bending expert, the inventor and holder of more than a dozen patents for this type of precision bending technology. We have been manufacturing and servicing automated metal bending systems for over 20 years. Globally, nearly 3,000 machines have been sold. Our years of experience, our team of dedicated technicians, and our worldwide customer base has combined to help SDS Automation develop the very best service and support infrastructure in the automated sign fabrication equipment industry.

Demonstrations of our equipment are available at our California showroom –
by appointment only.