The 997 Flexible Edge Sealed Series are continuous flexible tape typically used for rigid, round and contoured surfaces. It is part of 3M's Vehicle and Conspicuity Marking Tapes family. Suitable for use on aluminium, stainless steel, automotive paint, truck canvas/curtain sides, the innovative Class 1A Diamond Grade™ microprismatic sheeting provides superior reflectivity where the utmost visual effectiveness is required day and night, alerting more road users faster and earlier. They also have excellent weather resistance and no dirt and water penetration due to edge sealing.
The pressure sensitive adhesive allows for easy application to trucks, trailers and large vehicles. The new smaller 15m roll size makes it easy to use on other hard and round surfaces such as bollards, posts, and even helmets. Before applying, ensure that the surfaces are clean and smooth. Avoid low surface energy plastics.
The 997 series meet a range of compliance requirements: Australian Design Rule 13/00, 2005, ATA Industry Technical Council Advisory Procedure for Heavy Vehicle Visibility, and UNECE R104 Mandatory European regulations.