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SKU 7000148627
Legacy SKU 75030163317
UPC 00051141224855
Product Number 973-71

Make school transportation safer by enhancing school bus visibility, especially during early morning and evening hours.

  • 3M™ Diamond Grade™ School Bus Markings Series 973 has high brightness and superior angularity with an aggressive, pressure-sensitive adhesive
  • Easy-to-remove liner
  • Standard yellow blends with bus body
  • Exceeds NHTSA requirements
  • Aggressive, pressure-sensitive adhesive for easy application
  • 5-year warranty
  • Non-metallic, non-corrosive
  • Available in rolls, kiss-cut rolls and strips
  • Custom sizes available--speak to a 3M representative for details
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Minimum Order 1 Roll
Order Increment 1 Roll
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Product Dimensions
Imperial Metric
Width 2 in 50.8 mm
Length 50 yd 45.72 m
Shipping Dimensions
Weight 2.85 lb
Length 8.1 in
Width 8.1 in
Height 2.5 in
Color Yellow


  1. What is the 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Flexible Prismatic School Bus Markings Series 973-71NL?

    The 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Flexible Prismatic School Bus Markings Series 973-71NL is a type of highly visible and durable tape that adheres to school buses for safety and visibility when transporting children.

  2. What are the features of this product?

    This product is made up of high-quality prismatic material which provides long-term reflectivity. It has excellent flexibility, allowing it to conform well around curves. Moreover, it comes with pressure-sensitive adhesive, making installation quick and easy.

  3. Will this tape last through all weather conditions?

    Absolutely! This reflective tape from 3M can withstand harsh environmental elements like rain, wind or snow offering great performance rates in every weather condition.

  4. Why should I choose this particular series?

    You should choose this series as it contains flexible fluorescent prismatic markings that meet or exceed NHTSA guidelines; therefore offer greater visibility at low angles. The diamond grade construction makes them more durable than other types of reflective tapes on the market giving you peace of mind!

Product Description

Product Description

Available in 1" and 2" x 50 yd continuous rolls and kiss cut pieces on a roll for easy application.

Designed to meet the requirements of school transportation standards, this product not only meets but also exceeds FMVSS 217 and 131, as well as CSA D250 (Canada).

Brochures, Catalogs & Data Sheets
  • Pdf   Flyers_3mtm school bus marking