THE REFLECTIVE TAPE
STORE CHEVRON STRIPING - "TYPE 5 PRISMATIC GRADE" - 10 YEAR OUTDOOR
ITEMS SHIPPED "FAST" VIA UPS or PRIORITY MAIL WITHIN THE U.S. Ultra Bright Prismatic V82 Grade reflective tape for
Chevron Striping. Designed for emergency vehicles. Easy to apply. Just peel
off the backing and apply to a clean surface.
6 times brighter than Engineer Grade Striping. 10 year outdoor life.
Extremely Bright and Tough Reflective Tape. Designed thin for easy
application. Our 6" rolls are available in 30' or 150' lengths.
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(850) 934-3157 for assistance. To request a quote you can email us or our
FAX the request to (888) 789-5422.
Our Type 5 and 8 tapes are similar in brightness. The Type 5 tape
is thin and the Type 8 tape is thick.
NFPA 1901 states that
firetrucks and emergency vehicles shall have alternating yellow
and red chevron striping applied to 50% of the rear of the
vehicle. We carry reflective chevron striping in five types or
grades of tape. Type 1 (bright), Type 3 (brighter),V92
Prismatic (even brighter) , V82 Type 5 (very bright) and Type 8
(brightest). All five are compliant with the NFPA 1901
standard. The type 5 and 8 tapes are both prismatic tapes but
the V82 Type 5 is much thinner than the Type 8. On this page we
carry 6" rolls of "Type 5" tape. We carry the 6"
wide tape in both 30' and 150' rolls. Our "Type 5 tape is
manufactured by Oralite (formerly Reflexite), the creators of prismatic tape. It
is superior to other tapes due to its extreme durability and
brightness. It is thin tape making it excellent for wrapping
around corners. It also reflects at sharper angles than
The 6" material is for the downward slanting 45 degree
chevrons. The stripes must alternate from red to yellow.
Oralite (formerly Reflexite) V82 Prismatic grade type 5 material far exceeds the
minimum standards for chevron striping established by the NFPA.
It is an extremely bright and tough tape. It is a "thin" design
tape making it easy to wrap around corners. It also carries a
10 year outdoor rating.