As a 3M™ certified fabricator, Alberta Traffic Supply manufactures all signs and traffic control devices exclusively with 3M reflective sheeting. 3M offers a full line of permanent and temporary reflective sheeting for high-quality, traffic control, guidance signs and delineation devices. 3M pioneered the development of retro-reflective sheeting over 60 years ago, and continues to be the leader meeting the changing visual requirements of motorists of all ages in today's complex and demanding roadway environment.These 3M prismatic products are much more environmentally-friendly than their beaded counterparts. The manufacturing process of prismatic reflective sheeting’s reduces the VOC emissions by 97% and energy consumption by 72% compared to that of beaded products.
3M reflective sheeting products are the choice of Alberta Traffic Supply and major Canadian government agencies.
3M™ Diamond Grade™ DG³ Reflective Sheeting Series 4000
3M™ Diamond Grade™ DG³ Reflective Sheeting Series 4000 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.
3M™ Fluorescent Diamond Grade™ DG³ reflective sheeting is designed to provide higher nighttime sign brightness than sheetings that use glass bead lenses and higher daytime brightness during adverse weather conditions than ordinary (non-fluorescent) colored sheetings. Fluorescent sheeting is ideal for signs within construction work zone, warning / hazards, school zones, advance pedestrian and playground zones or other critical signs that require high visibility.
DG³ sheeting meets ASTM Type IX and ASTM Type XI. It is designed as a replacement for all types of reflective sign sheetings in use today. It’s available in all standard traffic colors and fluorescent colours.
Fluorescent Yellow 4081
Fluorescent Yellow/Green 4083
Fluorescent Orange 4084
Warranty: 12 years*
*4081 & 4083 10 years, 4084 3 years
3M™ High Intensity Grade Prismatic Reflective Sheeting Series 3930
3M™ High Intensity Prismatic (HIP) Reflective Sheeting Series 3930 with pressure sensitive adhesive is a reflective sheeting with a unique construction providing high levels of retro-reflectivity for multiple traffic and commercial situations. Non-metalized microprismatic lens reflective sheeting is designed for production of reflective durable traffic control signs, work zone traffic control devices and delineators that are exposed vertically in service. Series 3930 sheeting outperforms its competitors with long-term reflectivity and durability while achieving excellent life cycle costs. Backed by 3M reliability. Exceeds ASTM D 4956 Spec Type III and IV.
Warranty: 10 years
3M™ Engineer Grade Prismatic Reflective Sheeting Series 3430
3M™ Engineer Grade Prismatic (EGP) Reflective Sheeting Series 3430 is a micro-prismatic reflective sheeting with pressure-sensitive adhesive backing for application on non-critical signage requiring minimal reflectivity. Meets and exceeds ASTM D4956 Type I specification, with Class-1 adhesive.
Warranty: 7 years
3M™ Sign Vinyl Films (Non-Reflective)
Vinyl is the facing material used most widely in the commercial and safety sign industry. It is a highly versatile material, available in a wide range of colours & textures: translucent, opaque, mirror, etched, contravision or vehicle wrap. We can print hi-resolution directly onto white or transparent vinyl. Material has a 5-7 year life-span.
3M offers the most comprehensive line of flexible, durable and promotional films on the market. Both permanent and removable films are available in opaque, clear, translucent and reflective as well as dozens of colors. Most feature pressure sensitive or pressure activated adhesive and are used in the construction of indoor and outdoor large-format graphics around the world.
3M™ Protective Overlay Film (P.O.F) Series 1160
Applied as a protective overlay to signs for easy cleaning of dirt and graffiti from sign surfaces, 3M™ 1160 Protective Overlay Film can solve the growing urban graffiti problem by providing a protective layer that resists graffiti. 3M™ 1160 Protective Overlay Film is a durable transparent film that is solvent-resistant and used as a protective overlay for application to 3M reflective sheeting and vinyl.
3M™ ElectroCut™ Film Series 1170
3M™ ElectroCut™ Film Series 1170 is a durable, transparent, acrylic colored film coated with a transparent, pressure-sensitive adhesive that is protected by a removable liner available in the following colors.