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NFPA 1901 Reflective Chevron Striping 

TRADE MARKED - NFPA 1901 Compliant fire truck reflective striping:
"TRAFFIK LITES"- "Stars Of Lite"
 Reflective for ambulnces
NFPA 1901 Compliant reflective for ambulances  Brand new AEV ambulance in  
  Lucas County, Ohio

  We added NFPA Compliant/trademarked
  "Stars of Lite" to the rear and
   side entry door to add to
   roadside visibility.

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NFPA Reflective rescue truck 
Northwest Fire & Rescue  Edon, Ohio                Whitehouse Fire Department,Ohio
Please click on the picture above pic for youtube video!!


New NFPA compliant reflective 3 m diamond grade first responder
Combination of flat 6" reflective and Traffic Lites for Rescues, Ambulances and Class A Pumpers etc.


BEFORE:                                                                                      AFTER:

   
3 M diamond grade reflective for diamond-plate - Retro fit or new apparatus.
fire truck reflective striping chevron
We offer custom graphics for new or trucks in your current fleet. Improve your on scene visibility.
NFPA 1901 Reflective CompliantOn diamond plate, over the wheel well, Traffik Lites allow for real reflective to be place on sides of apparatus.
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   " Hometown Hero"
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  Shipped to you as 6" wide X 12" long,
  ( two = 1 square foot ), these 1 " round
  Maltese Crosses are simply placed between the raised
  areas on common 
diamond plate.

With transfer tape applied these
"Traffic Lites" can often be applied directly to the diamond plate with approx. 80 - 90 % remaining. Please remember that all diamond plate spacing is different by supplier, and there is prep work involved on new or already in service apparatus.
                                       
There are the colors of 3m Diamond Grade catering to the ambulance and combination departments with the need of a higher visibility in high run, dense populations.
Custom applications are no problem, all colors of 3M Diamond Grade Material available!
 NFPA 1901 Compliant Reflective
Retro fit your squad,ambulance or medic rescue with these "Star of Lite"       ^^^^ Click above pic for video^^^^

NFPA 1901 Reflective engine number 
  These maltese crosses can be used to outline or form
   engine numbers, truck numbers in the middle of     
   chevron striping on your diamond plate rears, door
   interiors etc.
  
   

  



NFPA 1901 Compliant Reflective   3m Diamond grade reflective
These trademarked reflective "stars" are visible up to 1,000 feet!
Be visible night or day, add these to your rig's diamond-plate in your pattern of choice or go chevron striping.


          
   Safety first along rural areas and 4 lane highways               Star of Light in Red & Florescent Green


 


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In Reference to the NFPA 1901 Document

NEW GRAPHIC REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL FIRE APPARATUS SOLD AFTER JANURARY 2009

We’ve had a lot of request for a better clarification of exactly what the new NFPA 1901 standard states in regards to striping and lettering.  As part of our commitment to providing you with the quality service you deserve we have included the parts of the standard that pertain to graphics.  The NFPA 1901 section identification numbers precede each description for your convenience in locating these references to the actual document.  If you have any further questions about NFPA 1901 please feel free to contact us.  Thank you, and we look forward to hearing from you.

14.1.6 Any door of the apparatus designed to allow persons to enter or exit the apparatus shall have at least 96in.2 (62,ooo mm2) of retroreflective      material affixed to the inside of the door.

15.9.3.1 A retroreflective strip(s) shall be affixed to at least 50 percent of the cab and body length on each side, excluding the pump panel areas, and at least 25 percent of the width of the front of the apparatus.

15.9.3.1.1 The stripe or combination of stripes shall be a minimum of 4 in. (100 mm) in total width.

15.9.3.1.2 The 4 in (100 mm) wide stripe or combination of stripes shall be permitted to be interrupted by abjects (i.e., receptacles, cracks between slats in roll up doors) provided the full stripe is seen as conspicuous when approaching the apparatus.

15.9.3.1.3 A graphic design shell be permitted to replace all or part of the required striping material if the design or combination thereof covers at least the same perimeter length(s) required by 15.9.3.1.

15.9.3.2 At least 50 percent of the rear facing vertical surfaces, visible from the rear of the apparatus, excluding any pump panel areas not covered by a door, shall be equipped with retroreflective striping in a chevron pattern slopping downward and away from the centerline of the vehicle at an angle of 45 degrees.

15.9.3.2.1 Each strip in the chevron shall be a single color alternating between red and either yellow, fluorescent yellow, or fluorescent yellow-green.

15.9.3.2.2 Each strip shall be 6 in. (150 mm) in width.

15.9.3.3.1 All retroreflective materials required by 15.9.3.1 and 15.9.3.2 shall conform to the requirements of the ASTM D 4956, Standard Specification for Retroreflective Sheeting for Traffic Control, Section 6.1.1 for type I Sheeting.

15.9.3.3.1 All retroreflective materials used to satisfy the requirements of 15.9.3.1 that are colors not listed in ASTM D 4956, Section 6.1.1, shall have a minimum coefficient of retroreflection of 10 with observation angle of 0.2 degrees and entrance angle of -4 degrees.

15.9.3.3.2 Fluorescent yellow and fluorescent yellow- green retroreflective materials used to meet the requirements of 15.9.3.2 shall conform to the minimum requirements specified for yellow Type I Sheeting in ASTM D 4956, Section 6.1.1

15.9.3.3.3 Any printed or processed retroreflective film construction used to meet the requirements of 15.9.3.1 and 15.9.3.2 shall conform to the standards required of an integral colored film as specified in ASTM D 4956, Section 6.1.1.

19.18.11 Where the design of the aerial device incorporates a knuckle, the knuckle shall be as follows: (1) equipped with position lights or continuously illuminated by boom lights.  (2) Painted with reflective paint or provided with retroreflective striping

19.21.4.3 All Stabilizers that protrude beyond the body of the apparatus shall be striped or painted with retroreflective material so as to indicate a hazard or obstruction.


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