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3M™ Diamond Grade™ Reflective Products

3M™ Diamond Grade™ Reflective Sheeting is state-of-the-art sheeting used for traffic control and guidance signs and devices. This highly reflective, durable, and visible sheeting meets a wide variety of sign visibility needs and outperforms the competition when it really counts. You can count on 3M's microprismatic reflective sheeting in all light and weather conditions.

3M™ Diamond Grade™ DG³ Reflective Sheeting Series 4000

Series 4000 DG³ is a state-of-the-art, full cube prismatic reflective sheeting that delivers optimal performance at all sight distances. Its optical elements return almost 60 percent of available light to drivers—nearly double that of other prismatic sheetings. DG³ sheeting is a proposed ASTM Type XI and is designed as a replacement for all types of reflective sign sheetings in use today.

DG³ sheeting has pressure sensitive adhesive and may be applied by hand squeeze roll applicator or mechanical squeeze roll applicator. Screen process with 3M™ Process Color Series 880I or Series 880-00.
Benefits: Overcomes declining illumination from newer headlights
Provides level of luminance needed by older drivers
Accommodates drivers of large vehicles
Suggested Use: Short, medium and long sight distances
Disadvantaged sign placement locations such as overhead or left shoulder
Available in: 4084 Orange
4090 White
4091 Yellow
4092 Red
4095 Blue
4092 Red

3M™ Diamond Grade™ VIP Reflective Sheeting Series 3990

Series 3990 reflective sheeting is a highly reflective, durable, microprismatic sheeting used for signs that need to be highly visible in all light and weather conditions. Series 3990 reflective sheeting performs well at short sight distances. Meets specification ASTM D 4956-04, Type IX.

Series 3990 sheeting has pressure sensitive adhesive and may be applied by hand squeeze roll applicator or mechanical squeeze roll applicator. Screen process with 3M™ Process Color Series 880I or Series 880-00.880-00.
Benefits: Clear, continous visiblity from all angles
Good performance in short sight/legibility distances
More visible in ambient light condtions
12 year warranty
Suggested Use: Traffic control signs
Critical action signs
Street name signs
Overhead guide signs
Available in: 3990 White
3991 Yellow
3992 Red
3995 Blue
3997 Green

3M™ Diamond Grade™ Fluorescent Reflective Sheeting

Diamond Grade fluorescent reflective sheetings use prismatic and fluorescent technology to provide excellent visibility at dawn, dusk and during inclement weather. This sheeting combines the impact of fluorescent color for daytime driving with high reflectivity adding increased visibility for nighttime conditions.
Benefits: 3M™ Diamond Grade™ DG³ Fluorescent Yellow Green Sheeting 4083
3M™ Diamond Grade™ DG³ Fluorescent Yellow Sheeting 4081
3M™ Diamond Grade™ VIP Fluorescent Yellow Green Sheeting 3983
3M™ Diamond Grade™ VIP Reflective Sheeting Fluorescent Yellow 3981

3M™ Diamond Grade™ Linear Delineation System

Linear delineation system (LDS) panels are fabricated from 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Reflective Sheeting laminated onto thin gauge aluminum. LDS panels are formed to a unique shape and applied to concrete barriers and metal guardrails providing retroreflection across a wide range of entrance and observation angles.

The linear delineation system's unique mounting techniques enable easy application and allow road crews to complete installation of over a 1000-foot section in about six hours. LDS panels are available in 4 and 6 inch widths. Available colors include red, white, fluorescent yellow and fluorescent orange.
Benefits: Improved safety on high-risk roadway sections for all motorists
Diamond Grade™ optics provide superior brightness and angularity
Crimped "wave" design enables extreme angularity performance
Permanent or temporary installations
Suggested Use: Guardrails
Work zones
On and off ramps
Concrete barriers
Types of 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Linear Delineation System 3M™ Application Brackets
3M™ Diamond Grade™ LDS System Series 344 (4 inch)
3M™ Diamond Grade™ LDS System Series 346 (6 inch)

3M™ Diamond Grade™ Reflective Sign Faces

3M™ Diamond Grade Reflective Sign Faces are made of state-of-the-art sheeting for traffic control and guidance signs. This highly reflective, durable, and visable sheeting meets a wide variety of sign visibility needs and outperforms the competition when it really counts. These sign faces may be applied to standard sign substrates.
Types of 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Reflective Sign Faces: Fluorescent Yellow Warning Sign Faces
Fluorescent Yellow Green Sign Faces
Red Regulatory Sign Faces
Series 3990 One Color Sign Faces
Three Color Sign Faces
Two Color Sign Faces