Here are three important characteristics for reflective sheeting to consider:
In this demonstration, you’ll see how elevated seating positions impact sign visibility and how higher-performing sign sheeting can help.
Traffic sign fabrication and orientation also matter in creating signs that reflect from different angles. Learn more about road sign orientation uniformity here.
For non-critical signs and temporary traffic control applications, 3M™ Advanced Flexible Engineer Grade Reflective Sheeting Series 7300 is the flexible and compatible sheeting you’ve been looking for.
Its retroreflectivity meets ASTM D4956 Type I for non-critical street and road signs, and its bright white color makes it highly visible and ideal for eye-catching graphics.
DG³ sheeting is our top-of-the-line reflective sign sheeting. With nearly twice the reflectivity of our lower-grade signage material, 3M™ Diamond Grade Sheeting helps create more visible signs, and more visible signs have been shown to cut nighttime accidents by up to 46%.*
Learn more about 3M™ Diamond Grade™ DG³ and how it compares to other sheeting types on our next page.
*Ripley, D.A, Howard R. Green Company, ITE AB04H313, Quantifying the Safety Benefits of Traffic Control Devices - Benefit-Cost Analysis of Traffic Sign Upgrades, 2005 Mid-Continent Transportation Research Symposium Proceedings.
We offer a variety of sheeting types to help you improve the visibility and effectiveness of traffic signs in urban areas—including state-of-the-art ASTM Type XI sheeting and a range of fluorescent colours. Give your road users the guidance they need.
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Explore traffic sign sheeting by Performance level and ASTM Standard.
3M™ Diamond Grade™ Reflective Sign Sheeting helps improve safety by providing higher luminance values than our other sheeting at distances most critical to drivers.
Available for ASTM Standards:
ASTM Type IX
ASTM Type XI
Whether your team uses cut copy, EC Film, or screen printing techniques, 3M has the inks, protective overlaminates, and a variety of sheeting to support your manufacturing process.