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Preformed Thermoplastic Technical Data

Provided are all the technical data we have on our Preformed Thermoplastic products. 

THE HIGH-PERFORMANCE ADVANTAGE

Ozark Materials, LLC manufactures and supplies pre-cut lines, legends, and symbols as a system primarily for roadway delineation and marking areas directed at pedestrian and bike lane usage. The material can be manufactured to provide increased skid resistance over standard thermoplastic. It is a highly durable, polymer-based marking which provides retroreflectivity throughout the life of the marking. The preformed thermoplastic marking is heat-applied to both asphalt and concrete surfaces.

 

JUST THE FACTS...

• Ease of application     • Minimal equipment investment   • Lifetime retroreflectivity  
• Heat-applied to surfaces • Highly durable • Very flexible, maintains product integrity during shipping
• Precut, ready to use out of the box   • Excellent adhesion • Available in high skid resistance
• No stencils required • Long service life  

 

SPECIFICATIONS

Ozark Materials, LLC’s preformed thermoplastic markings conform to standards required by the current edition of the Manual on Uniform Traic Control Devices for Streets and Highways as issued by the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration. Preformed thermoplastic markings are available in white, yellow and other colors meeting MUTCD specifications. Other specifications are available upon request.

FLEXIBILITY

The supplied markings are designed to be very flexible to maintain integrity of the product in transit delivery and handling during installation.

APPLICATION

Preformed thermoplastic markings are fusible to both asphalt and portland cement concrete with, or without, the use of preheating of the pavement surface, and is open to traic within 15 minutes of application. See application instructions for more information.

Appearance

The material will conform to contours, faults, and breaks of the pavement surface.

Shelf Life

Two years from the date of manufacture, when stored properly.

 

LET’S GET TECHNICAL...

 

Property

 

Typical

 

Binder Content  20 % minimum 
Bead Content  30 % - 50 %
White Reflectance  80 minimum 
Yellow Reflectance  45 minimum

Color

White 

Yellowness Index

 

595B # 17886

0.08 maximum

Color

Yellow 

 

595B # 13538

Bond Strength  300 psi minimum

Skid Resistance 

ASTM E 303

Available in 45, 55, 70 BPN

Mandrel Bend Test 

ASTM D 522 Method B

Pass

Tensile Strength 

ASTM D 638

250 psi minimum

Retroreflectivity

White 

Yellow 

 

500 minimum

250 minimum

Thickness  60 - 125 mils, varies    

 

WARRANTY

Ozark Materials, LLC. warrants to the purchaser that this product shall be manufactured without defects. This limited warranty covers material replacement only. The shelf life shall be two years from the date of manufacture when stored properly. Excluded from coverage is labor, any damage to the application surface or any failure of the coating caused other than by defects in the material.