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Application Profile

Market: General Industrial

Application Description: Lane marking and hazard/safety marking of floors, loading docks, shipping areas and warehouses.

Key Application Requirements

Easy to apply, multiple colors, clean removal.

Benefits/Advantages To Customer

Easy to apply: Minimal downtime of production area increases staff productivity.

Good abrasion resistance: Durable vinyl backing resists abrasion, scuffing, moisture, weathering acids and alkaline chemicals for long service life.

Rubber-based adhesives: 3M pressure-sensitive rubber adhesive sticks on contact to just about any surface for fast application with no dripping, drying, or clean-up.

Variety of colors: Bright colors are locked into the vinyl for permanent high visibility. Select from nine solid colors, transparent (to let underlying color show through), and yellow/black or white/black stripes.

Good dead stretch: Flexible construction stretches and conforms to curved surfaces and around corners for a tight fit.


3MVinyl Tape 471

3MSafety Stripe Tapes 5700 and 5702

3M Industrial Business


Tapes can be applied by hand or with the 3MLane Marking Applicator M-77. Best results are obtained when the surface is at room temperature. If surfaces are dirty or contaminated, a primer may be needed to improve the tape-to-application bond.

Additional Product Information

3MVinyl Tape 471 — Yellow, white, red, black, brown, green, orange, purple, blue or transparent. 3MSafety Stripe Tape 5700 — Black and white diagonal stripes.

3MSafety Stripe Tape 5702 — Black and yellow diagonal stripes.

Related Products

3MLane Marking Applicator M-77 — Dispenser on wheels used to apply tape while walking along area to be marked.

Key Decision Makers

Maintenance and Safety Engineers

For Additional Information

To request additional product information or to arrange for sales assistance, call


1-800-362-3550. Address correspondence to: 3M Industrial Business Customer


Response Center, Building 21-1W-10, 900 Bush Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55106. Our


fax number is 651-733-9175. In Canada, phone: 1-800-364-3577. In Puerto Rico,


phone: 1-787-750-3000. In Mexico, phone: 52-70-04-00.

Product Use

Warranty and

Limited Remedy

All statements, technical information and recommendations contained in this document are based upon tests or experience that 3M believes are reliable. However, many factors beyond 3M’s control can affect the use and performance of a 3M product in a particular application, including the conditions under which the product is used and the time and environmental conditions in which the product is expected to perform. Since these factors are uniquely within the user’s knowledge and control, it is essential that the user evaluate the 3M product to determine whether it is fit for a particular purpose and suitable for the user’s method of application.

Unless stated otherwise in 3M’s product literature, packaging inserts or product packaging for individual products, 3M warrants that each 3M product meets the applicable specifications at the time 3M ships the product. Individual products may have additional or different warranties as stated on product literature, package inserts or product packages. 3M MAKES NO OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR

IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY ARISING OUT OF A COURSE OF DEALING, CUSTOM OR USAGE OF TRADE. User is responsible for determining whether the 3M product is fit for a particular purpose and suitable for user’s application. If the 3M product is defective within the warranty period, your exclusive remedy and 3M’s and seller’s sole obligation will be, at 3M’s option, to replace the product or refund the purchase price.

Limitation of Liability

Except where prohibited by law, 3M and seller will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from the 3M product, whether direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential, regardless of the legal theory asserted, including warranty, contract, negligence, or strict liability.

Industrial Business

Printed in the USA

Building 21-1W-10, 900 Bush Avenue


St. Paul, MN 55106

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