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JVCC REF-S3 Commercial Grade Striped Reflective Tape [3-year warranty]

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  • Quantity
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    View "Full Pricing Table" below for detailed pricing and additional sizes!
  • Color
    Black with Yellow stripes
  • Roll Size *
    3 in. x 10 yds. *75mm wide
  • Price
    $ Price/photo will update once color & size have been chosen.
Before ordering, please click on the "Product Description & Specs" tab below for more information about this item.

REF-S3 Standard sizes


3 in. x 10 yds.

Actual Size: 75mm wide

REF-S3/ 31016

Single Roll (1-15 Rolls)

1 - 2 Cases (16-47 Rolls)

3 - 4 Cases (48-79 Rolls)

5+ Cases (>= 80 Rolls)









Nominal Tape Widths vs Actual Widths

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Tape rolls are cut to standard tape industry metric widths of approx. 24mm per 1-inch of nominal width ordered. As a result ACTUAL tape widths are normally 5% narrower than the NOMINAL width shown in inches. Examples:

  • 1" Nominal width = 15/16" (24mm) Actual width
  • 2" Nominal width = 1-7/8" (48mm) Actual width
  • 3" Nominal width = 2-13/16" (72mm) Actual width

Note that tape rolls are NOT guaranteed to be splice-free.

Custom Tape Widths
May be Available!

  • Need custom sized or "full-cut" width tapes? Many of our tapes come to our converter as full wide width "log rolls" (not pre-cut), and can be custom cut to widths not shown in the pricing table.
  • Contact us today for pricing and minimum requirements to order your desired tape in a custom width.
  • Please note that since this tape comes in "log roll" format most rolls ship on a plain white core (i.e. with no branding or text inside the core).

Product Description

JVCC REF-S3 Commercial Grade Striped Reflective Tape is used for safety applications and is primarily designed for permanent and temporary traffic signage. It is a striped polyester/vinyl tape coated with an acrylic adhesive. Use to help prevent accidental damage to shelves/racks, loading docks and warehouse poles. Diagonal stripes on the tape are approximately 2-7/8" long (measured along the side edge of the roll). Rolls typically come with a yellow protective wrapping around them for shipping. 3 year warranty.


Technical Information

JVCC REF-S3 Commercial Grade Striped Reflective Tape
  • Adhesive: acrylic   How are adhesives different?
  • Carrier/Backing: polyester/vinyl
  • Release Liner: poly-coated yellow Kraft paper
  • Thickness: 9.5 mils (carrier, adhesive, liner) 4.5 mils (carrier, adhesive) 5 mils (liner)    What is mil thickness?
  • Adhesion: 50 ounces per inch (to stainless steel test panel)
  • Tensile Strength: 10 pounds per inch (longitudinal)
  • Application Temperature: 41°F (minimum)
  • Service/Operating Temperature: 41°F to 176°F
  • Core: 3" diameter neutral
Note: Specifications are those given by manufacturers and are not tested for accuracy.

AlertRoll Sizes/Widths:

Please note that tape rolls are NOT guaranteed to be splice- free. Tape rolls are typically cut to standard tape industry metric-cut sizes - or approx 5% narrower than the nominal size (i.e. 24mm per 1-inch of nominal width ordered).

Please contact us to inquire about pricing for full-cut widths (e.g. a 6 inch roll cut to exactly 152mm instead of 144mm).

JVCC REF-S3 Commercial Grade Striped Reflective Tape [3-year warranty]
hot melt rubber (synthetic)
Offers the widest range of application flexibility available. Exhibits excellent processing performance whether manually or automatically applied. Has superior tensile strength, adhesion properties and holding force which ensures consistent, reliable seals. Hot melt adhesive will bond faster to a surface which is referred to as quick-grab or quick-stick. It typically has higher tack (will feel stickier to the touch), but is also softer. It has lower heat resistance, shear resistance, and sometimes UV resistance than an acrylic adhesive. NOTE: it is called hot melt because the adhesive is applied hot by the manufacturer and then hardens as it cools (you do not need to apply heat to the tape yourself).
natural rubber
Properties are similar to that of hot melt rubber, but natural rubber often holds where other adhesives won't (recycled fibers, dust, cold, heat and heavy loads). It provides good overall adhesion and moisture resistance.
Offer excellent performance, especially for applications in temperatures less than 40°F and greater then 120°F. It provides excellent clarity, has high shear strength, is usually more permanent/durable even when exposed to moisture, and it ages well over extended periods in fluorescent and sunlight. Since it remains clear for the life of the application and does not yellow over time it is ideal for applications such as sealing white cartons. While it has good initial adhesion it does take 24-48 hours to cure and to achieve its maximum bond strength (has gradual adhesion buildup). Another difference between hot melt rubber and acrylic adhesive is if you fold tape over making the two adhesive sides touch the acrylic adhesive will remain attached to the carrier (e.g. paper, film) while a hot melt adhesive will stick to itself and pull off of the carrier. It is the best choice for clarity, UV resistance and aging characteristics.
Is great for extreme temperature applications since silicone adhesive can work in continuous operating temperatures from -100°F to 500°F. They also exhibit good chemical resistance, retain electrical properties, and remove cleanly with little or no residue.
zinc oxide
Zinc oxide based adhesive formula is a skin-friendly adhesive which is commonly used on sports medicine tapes.
Thickness, AKA caliper or gauge, refers to the distance from one surface of a tape backing, or adhesive, to the other.
1 mil = 1/1000 of an inch
Examples: 1/16 inch = 62.5 mils; 1/32 inch = 31.25 mils
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