Riding a motorcycle, especially after dark, can be hazardous for you and your passenger. Increasing your vehicle’s nighttime visibility can potentially save your life. A recent study by the Malaysian Institute of Road Safety Research (MIROS) showed that retroreflective marking tapes, can help increase the visual detection of motorcycles by other motorists. The sooner you’re seen, the more time other motorists have to react. 3M™ Reflective Marking Tape a simple and easy-to-apply solution that’s proven to make your vehicle more visible.
*Source: Hinchliffe, M. April 3, 2017. UN suggests separate motorcycle lanes. https://motorbikewriter.com/un-suggests-separate-motorcycle-lanes/ Motorbikewriter.com. Retrieved May 13, 2022.
3M™ Reflective Marking Tape is easy-to-install, and highly visible with bright retroreflectivity at wide angles. It is built to last with strong adhesion and durable materials. Keep your motorcycle visible all day, and all night.
Ensure air and surface temperature is between 18-30°C. Surface must be rust and dirt free. Clean with IPA solution.
Mark out a guideline on the surface.
Remove the liner from the back of the reflective sticker.
Gently align the reflective sticker to the guideline. Small adjustments are possible at this stage.
Use a squeegee or a wiper with a sleeve, to apply significant pressure to activate the adhesive. Overlap the strokes so that the whole area is firmly stuck down.
Where there are joints or grooves on the surface, cut the reflective sticker. Then continue along the guideline.
Highly reflective microprismatic lens sheeting with pressure sensitive adhesive. Increases motorcycle visibility, especially when turning or crossing roadways.