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SKU 7010388910
Legacy SKU 75030122669
UPC 00051135308660
Product Number 983-71 ES

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

  • 3M™ Diamond Grade™ School Bus Markings Series 983 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
  • Non-metallic, non-corrosive
  • Available in rolls, kiss-cut rolls and strips
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Minimum Order 1 Roll
Order Increment 1 Roll
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Product Dimensions
Imperial Metric
Width 3 in 76.2 mm
Length 150 ft 45.72 m
Shipping Dimensions
Weight 3.95 lb
Length 8.7 in
Width 9 in
Height 4 in
Color Yellow


  1. What are 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Conspicuity Markings?

    3M™ Diamond Grade™ Conspicuity Markings are reflective markings that help improve visibility of vehicles, trailers and other mobile equipment in low-light conditions.

  2. What is the size of the yellow DOT 983-71 marking?

    The yellow DOT 983-71 marking measures 3 inches by 50 yards.

  3. What makes these markings different from other reflective tapes on the market?

    These markings have a unique prismatic design which means they reflect light better than traditional glass bead products. They also meet or exceed NHTSA standards for brightness and durability.

  4. Are these easy to install, or do I need professional help?

    Installation is very simple and you can apply it yourself with basic tools. It's best if you follow our detailed installation instructions for optimal performance.

  5. How long will this product last before it needs to be replaced?

    These markings have a long life span - over a decade depending on use and environmental factors. Plus, with a ten-year warranty from 3M, customers can feel confident in their purchase knowing they're covered against premature failure due to any manufacturing defects.

Product Description: 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Conspicuity Markings 983-71, Yellow, DOT, 3 in x 50 yd

The 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Conspicuity Markings 983-71 in Yellow are a highly effective solution for enhancing the visibility and safety of vehicles. These markings are specifically designed to meet the requirements set by the Department of Transportation (DOT), ensuring compliance with regulations. With a width of 3 inches and a length of 50 yards, this product offers ample material for application on various surfaces.

Featuring a diamond-grade construction, these conspicuity markings are made with microprismatic technology that provides exceptional reflectivity. This makes them highly visible even in low-light conditions, increasing the chances of other drivers spotting your vehicle from a distance. The yellow color further enhances visibility, making it an ideal choice for emergency vehicles, commercial trucks, trailers, and other large vehicles.

These 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Conspicuity Markings are easy to apply and adhere strongly to a variety of surfaces, including metal, plastic, and fiberglass. They are also resistant to weathering, ensuring long-lasting performance even in harsh environmental conditions. Whether you need to improve the visibility of your fleet or enhance the safety of your personal vehicle, the 3M™ Diamond Grade™ Conspicuity Markings 983-71 in Yellow are a reliable and durable choice.

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