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3M™ Matched Components System™

3M™ Matched Components System™

3M™ Matched Components System™ comprises an extensive line of components – like colored & protective overlay films and process colors.

  • Full line of high quality, compatible products
  • Signs remain effective for intended use
  • Warranty protection

Matched Components System (MCS) products are designed and tested to work together as a comprehensive system of sign-making components that ensure consistent quality and performance, backed by the finest warranties in the transportation safety industry.

ElectroCut™ Film (ECF)

ElectroCut™ Film (ECF)

3M™ ElectroCut™ Film Series 1170 is a transparent, acrylic, colored film with a pressure sensitive adhesive and is used for application on 3M™ Reflective Sheeting to produce durable sign backgrounds, copy, logos and Traffic control signs. This innovative film provides optimal cutting, weeding, lifting and transfer features when used with electronic cutting machines.


3M™ Protective Overlay Film Series 1150

3M™ Protective Overlay Film Series 1150

3M™ Protective Overlay Film Series 1150 is a durable, transparent film with a pressure sensative adhesive. This solvent-resistant film is used as a protective overlay for 3M™ Reflective Sheeting and facilitates removal of various types of graffiti.


3M™ Process Colors

3M™ Process Colors

Process colors are durable, transparent colors used to screen process copy, symbols or backgrounds on sign material. 3M process colors have been developed after many years of outdoor testing to provide maximum durability and color fastness. They ensure the color and durablity that is warranted by the Matched Component System™.


3M™ Process Color Series 880I

3M™ Process Color Series 880I

Durable, colorfast, rapid dry, transparent screen processing colors for use in the production of traffic control signs using 3M™ Diamond Grade™ and High Intensity Grade or Reflective Sheetings as a base.

Series 880I process color clear is available as an edge sealer for 3M Diamond Grade™ Conspicuity sheeting Series 983 and 3M High Intensity Grade Reflective Sheeting. Series 880I clear/edge sealer is best applied in temperatures of 60 degrees F (15 degree C) or above using a 1/2"-1" foam brush which gives a smooth coating.

Benefits
  • Screen ready
  • Fast drying
  • Easy to apply
  • Available in a variety of colors
Suggested Use
  • Apply to 3M Reflective Sheetings
  • Traffic control signs
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