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mileena202

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Message Posted: Aug 22, 2012 3:46:16 AM

In Maine, New York, and Pennsylvania, the letters are raised.

In South Dakota, Nevada, and Delaware, the letters are flat.
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NoGasLeft
Champion Author New Jersey

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Message Posted: Aug 15, 2014 7:02:55 PM

N.J. didn't just go to flat... Raised .... Our temporary plates are flat....
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justinemt14
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Message Posted: Aug 14, 2014 12:49:34 AM

NJ - just went to flat.
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WilhamClouse
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Message Posted: Aug 14, 2014 12:44:18 AM

At this time they are raised
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Sneakers55
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Message Posted: Aug 13, 2014 9:40:16 PM

Current Texas default plates are monochromatic (black and white) and flat.

My charity plates are also flat, but they're red, white, blue, and black.



[Edited by: Sneakers55 at 8/13/2014 9:44:42 PM EST]
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BartandLisa
Champion Author Newfoundland

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Message Posted: Aug 13, 2014 6:25:16 PM

Raised
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NoGasLeft
Champion Author New Jersey

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Message Posted: Aug 12, 2014 6:09:32 PM

Our plates in N.J. are raised.... The temporary plates are flat!!
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punchy60
Veteran Author Indianapolis

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Message Posted: Aug 12, 2014 2:46:50 PM

Flat
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NoGasLeft
Champion Author New Jersey

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Message Posted: Aug 12, 2014 2:23:05 PM

raised .........the flat letters and numbers are the new temporary plates...
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justinemt14
Champion Author Philadelphia

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Message Posted: Aug 12, 2014 12:55:07 PM

NJ - Just changed to flat.
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randy3116
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Message Posted: Aug 12, 2014 12:33:34 PM

flat
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2Tall
Champion Author Maryland

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Message Posted: Aug 12, 2014 12:25:49 PM

raised
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SRT8TX
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Message Posted: Aug 7, 2014 4:19:14 AM

Raised
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MeTaBall
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Message Posted: Aug 6, 2014 11:04:53 PM

Raised
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Nuzan
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Message Posted: Aug 1, 2014 11:32:06 PM

Raised
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cDagasGo
Champion Author Maryland

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Message Posted: Aug 1, 2014 9:13:58 PM

Raised
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Saab93turbo
Champion Author Washington

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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2014 10:30:43 AM

I tend to like raised letters.
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toms1120
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2014 10:09:20 AM

Raised
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MeTaBall
Champion Author Maryland

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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2014 6:17:08 PM

Raised
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lled
Champion Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Jul 17, 2014 9:07:34 AM

raised
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gvan
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Message Posted: Jul 17, 2014 9:01:56 AM

Illinois has embossed (raised letters/numbers) plates.

Digital vs. Embossed Plates

[Edited by: gvan at 7/17/2014 9:04:06 AM EST]
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ace12012
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Message Posted: Jul 15, 2014 6:44:27 PM

raised.
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russells350
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Message Posted: Jul 15, 2014 6:03:56 PM

no
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eB40
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Message Posted: Jul 15, 2014 4:58:50 PM

Raised
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lled
Champion Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Jul 11, 2014 10:26:58 AM

raised
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Cooey
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Message Posted: Jul 11, 2014 10:17:02 AM

Don't have a state plate
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2Tall
Champion Author Maryland

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Message Posted: Jul 11, 2014 9:51:35 AM

raised
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weddy11
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2014 8:05:58 PM

Flat here in Arizona.
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cDagasGo
Champion Author Maryland

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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2014 7:51:02 PM

Raised
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weddy11
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 9:57:03 AM

Flat here in Arizona.
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puddy
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 8:36:17 AM

ftat
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toms1120
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 8:05:54 AM

Raised
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eB40
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Message Posted: Jun 26, 2014 4:55:51 PM

Raised
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the1roadhog
Champion Author Atlanta

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Message Posted: Jun 21, 2014 10:10:23 AM

Who really cares?
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weddy11
Champion Author Phoenix

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Message Posted: Jun 21, 2014 10:07:59 AM

Flat in Arizona.
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morrongiello
Champion Author New York

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Message Posted: Jun 21, 2014 9:34:02 AM

raised (NY)
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Norm1947
Champion Author Flint

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Message Posted: Jun 21, 2014 12:45:47 AM

raised
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justinemt14
Champion Author Philadelphia

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Message Posted: Jun 21, 2014 12:18:14 AM

Just changed to flat - NJ.
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SAVMOR
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Message Posted: Jun 20, 2014 10:24:23 PM

Raised
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herbiepopnecker
Champion Author British Columbia

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Message Posted: Jun 20, 2014 9:47:59 PM

raised
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dandeeman
Champion Author Georgia

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Message Posted: Jun 20, 2014 8:38:57 PM

BOTH
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cDagasGo
Champion Author Maryland

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Message Posted: Jun 20, 2014 7:31:41 PM

Raised
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psm80134
Champion Author Denver

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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 12:24:27 PM

Raised.
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GustheCat2
Champion Author San Antonio

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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 12:23:24 PM

Flat
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2Tall
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Message Posted: Jun 14, 2014 11:27:43 AM

raised
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MeTaBall
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Message Posted: Jun 9, 2014 4:43:33 PM

Raised
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BartandLisa
Champion Author Newfoundland

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Message Posted: Jun 5, 2014 5:46:08 PM

Raised blue letter on an iridescent white background
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redfish67
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Message Posted: Jun 5, 2014 11:14:03 AM

who cares?
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campyz
Veteran Author Springfield

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Message Posted: Jun 5, 2014 10:07:40 AM

Raised.
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russells350
Champion Author Montreal

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Message Posted: Jun 5, 2014 8:39:43 AM

no
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puddy
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Message Posted: Jun 5, 2014 7:41:16 AM

flat
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