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Metal adhesives
3M Diamond Grade™ 983 Conspicuity Markings
Categories: Polymer; Adhesive

Material Notes: 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Conspicuity Markings Series 983 are highly retrorflective micro-prismatic markings designed to mark the sides and rear of vehicles for enhanced visibility and detection. The reflective marking consists of prismatic lenses that are formed in a transparent synthetic resin, sealed and cracked with a pressure-sensitive adhesive clear poly liner. Applied to properly prepared surfaces Diamond Grade markings should provide seven years of field performance.

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Available Properties
  • Thickness, Caliper
  • Peel Strength, 12 in/min, 90° pullback, FRP
  • Peel Strength, 12 in/min, 90° pullback, Prepainted panel
  • Peel Strength, 12 in/min, 90° pullback, Tedlar™
  • Peel Strength, 12 in/min, 90° pullback, Aluminum Rail
  • Peel Strength, 12 in/min, 90° pullback, Degreased aluminum
  • Peel Strength, 12 in/min, 90° pullback, Stainless steel
  • Gloss, ASTM D523, 85°
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Metal adhesives
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