Warning Tape

DETECTABLE WARNING TAPE

Specifications

Tape consists of a minimum 5 Mil overall thickness with no less than a 0.00035" (0.35 Mil) solid aluminum foil core. Construction is 0.8 Mil clear polypropylene film, reverse print, laminated to aluminum foil, laminated 3.75 Mil clear polyethylene. All detectable marking tapes must be permanently printed. All PRO LINE tape meets or exceeds the industry standards including the American Public Works Association (APWA) color code.

 

Test Data

TEST DATA METHOD VALUE
Thickness ASTMD2103 5.0 Mil
Tensile Strength ASTMD882 35 lbs./inch (15,000 PSI)
Elongation ASTMD882-75B 80%
Colors APWA Coded See Below
Bond Strength Boiling Water 5 Hours w/o Peel
Adhesives Mfg. Specs Morton 548 or Equivalent
Bottom Layer Mfg. Specs Virgin PE
Top Layer Mfg. Specs Virgin PET
Foil Mfg. Specs Industry Standard
Message Repeat Mfg. Specs Varies per Legend
Inks Mfg. Specs AXL II
Flexibility ASTM671-76 Pliable Hand
Printability ASTMD 2578 45 Dynes

Color Code

BLUE Water & Associated Lines
GREEN Sanitary & Associated Sewer Lines
ORANGE Telecommunications Lines
PURPLE Reclaimed Water Lines
RED Electric & Associated Lines
YELLOW Gas & Associated Lines
  • ALL DETECTABLE MARKING TAPES SHOULD BE PERMANENTLY PRINTED

NON-DETECTABLE WARNING TAPE

4 Mil Tape Specifications

Tape consists of a minimum 4 Mil overall thickness. All raw materials are manufactured with no lead (organic) material. Constructed for prolonged use underground. All PRO-LINE tape meets or exceeds the industry standards including the American Public Works Association (APWA) color code.

 

4 Mil Tape Test Data

TEST DATA METHOD VALUE
Thickness ASTMD2103 4.0 Mil
Tensile Strength ASTMD882 2750 PSI
Elongation ASTMD882-75B 500%
Colors APWA Coded See Below
Message Repeat Mfg. Specs Varies per Legend
Printability ASTMD 2578 45 Dynes

4 Mil Tape Color Code

BLUE Water & Associated Lines
GREEN Sanitary & Associated Sewer Lines
ORANGE Telecommunications Lines
PURPLE Reclaimed Water Lines
RED Electric & Associated Lines
YELLOW Gas & Associated Lines

Super Stretch 6 Mil Tape Specifications

warning tapeTape consists of a minimum 6 Mil overall thickness, reverse printed and constructed for prolonged use underground. All PRO-LINE tape meets or exceeds the industry standards including the American Public Works Association (APWA) color code.

 

Super Stretch 6 Mil Tape Test Data

TEST DATA METHOD VALUE
Thickness ASTMD2103 6.0 Mil
Tensile Strength ASTMD882 4100 PSI
Elongation ASTMD882-75B 700%
Colors APWA Coded See Below
Message Repeat Mfg. Specs Varies per Legend
Printability ASTMD 2578 45 Dynes

Super Stretch 6 Mil Tape Color Code

BLUE Water & Associated Lines
GREEN Sanitary & Associated Sewer Lines
ORANGE Telecommunications Lines
PURPLE Reclaimed Water Lines
RED Electric & Associated Lines
YELLOW Gas & Associated Lines
  • ALL MARKING TAPES SHOULD BE AS CLOSE TO THE SURFACE AS POSSIBLE
  • ALL MARKING TAPES SHOULD HAVE MAXIMUM COLOR CONTRAST AND HIGH VISIBILITY IN ALL TYPES OF SOIL
  • ALL YOUR TAPES SHOULD BE PRO-LINE TAPE