3M Reflectives

For a summary, swatchcards, and data sheets for some of our most popular 3M reflectives, please click the product number below to go to each product's page.

We also now have a video series explaining the benefits of 3M High Intensity Prismatic Reflective Film over more basic reflective films for road signs.

If you have any questions, would like information on our full product offering, or to place an order, please call us at 1-800-223-5995. Thank you!


Company Product Lifespan Suggested Surfaces Surface Curve Usage
3M 5100 4 years Glass, Metal, Paint, Plastic Flat Surfaces Fleet graphics, Bus Demarcation. Changeable/ removable
3M 5100R 4 years Glass, Metal, Paint, Plastic Flat Surfaces Removable/ promotional graphics, Fleet graphics
3M 983 7 years Metal, Plastic Rivets, Flat Surfaces Truck conspicuity/ DOT-C2, Railcar Conspicuity/ FRA-224 (10 yr)
3M 3990 VIP 12 years Metal, Street Signs Flat Surfaces Traffic signs, meets ASPM type IX
3M 3910 3 years Metal, Plastic Curved Surfaces Traffic control applications, Flexible drum sheeting
3M 1170 7 years Metal, Plastic, Glass, Vinyl Flat Surfaces Transparent overlay, for use over reflectives
3M 3200 7 years Metal, Plastic Curved Surfaces Signage- non regulated
3M 680 5 years Varied Surfaces Compound Surfaces Fleet graphics, Computer cut graphics
3M 680CR 5 years Varied Surfaces Compound Surfaces Removable, fleet graphics, Computer cut graphics
3M IJ680 5 years Varied Surfaces Compound Surfaces Inkjet printable, Fleet graphics, Computer cut graphics
3M 3810 10 years Metal, Plastic Flat Surfaces Traffic control, Delineators, Drum reflective
3M 5000 18 months Varied Surfaces Rivets, Flat Surfaces Vehicle emblems and marking