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SKU 7010316576
Legacy SKU 75030132635
UPC 00051135340882
Product Number 983-71

3M™ Diamond Grade™ Rail Markings Series 983 FRA are highly retroreflective, microprismatic markings designed to mark rail cars and locomotives for enhanced visibility and detection.

  • 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Conspicuity Markings Series 983 is a highly reflective microprismatic lens sheeting
  • Superior polycarbonate for smooth surfaces
  • Vivid yellow
  • Durable--resists weather, dirt and aging
  • Aggressive, low-temperature application adhesive
  • 10-year warranty
  • Non-metallic, non-corrosive
  • Available in rolls, kiss-cut rolls and strips
  • FRA 224 compliant
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Minimum Order 24 Rolls
Order Increment 24 Rolls
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Product Dimensions
Imperial Metric
Width 4 in 101.6 mm
Length 50 yd 45.72 m
Shipping Dimensions
Weight 7.4 lb
Length 8.1 in
Width 8.1 in
Height 5.1 in
Color Yellow


  1. What is the size of 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Rail Car Markings 983-71, Yellow, FRA, Premask?

    The size of this particular product is 4 inches x 50 yards.

  2. Can this marking be easily removed or repositioned if needed?

    Unfortunately, no. Once applied to a surface it cannot be reused nor repositioned. This material works especially well for permanent markings.

  3. Is the product durable enough to withstand harsh weather conditions?

    Yes! As enshrined in its name, our Diamond Grade Reflection technology allows maximum visibility even in poor lighting and weather conditions.

  4. Do you offer any other color options besides yellow for your Rail Car Markings?

    Absolutely! We currently have a variety of colors that can meet different diversity requirements across various Railway transportation agencies. Contact us today about availability as these often vary by market and region.

Product Description: 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Rail Car Markings 983-71, Yellow, FRA, Premask, 4 in x 50 yd

The 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Rail Car Markings 983-71 in Yellow are the perfect solution for enhancing the visibility and safety of rail cars. These markings are designed to meet the stringent requirements set by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), ensuring compliance with industry standards. With a width of 4 inches and a length of 50 yards, this product offers ample coverage for rail car applications.

What sets the 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Rail Car Markings apart is their exceptional reflectivity, even in low-light conditions. The diamond-grade prismatic technology used in these markings ensures maximum visibility, making them highly effective in preventing accidents and improving overall safety. The bright yellow color further enhances visibility, making it easier for other drivers and pedestrians to spot rail cars from a distance.

Additionally, the 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Rail Car Markings 983-71 come with a premask, which simplifies the application process. The premask allows for easy alignment and positioning, ensuring a smooth and precise installation. These markings are also highly durable, with excellent resistance to weathering, UV rays, and abrasion. This ensures that the markings remain vibrant and effective for an extended period, reducing the need for frequent replacements.

When it comes to rail car safety, trust the reliability and performance of 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Rail Car Markings 983-71. With their high reflectivity, easy application, and long-lasting durability, these markings are an essential investment for any rail car operator or owner.

Brochures, Catalogs & Data Sheets
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