Type VIII,IX, & XI Premium Prismatic Grade


Type VIII,IX, & XI Premium Prismatic Grade


This is also a micro prismatic sheeting, which has similar design that of Type VII and IX and characteristics that of Type IV. Compared to Type I, this sheeting is about six times brighter and cost is 5 times more. The average service lifetime of Type VIII sheeting is ten year.

This micro prismatic sheeting has few characteristics similar to Type VII. The distinguished feature is "fine" grain of the micro prisms. Compared to Type I, this sheeting is six times brighter and cost is 5 times more. The average service lifetime of Type IX sheeting is ten year.

This micro prismatic sheeting is designed somewhat similar to Types VII-IX, with similar performance characteristics. The average service lifetime of Type XI sheeting is ten year.

Some of the newer additions of sheeting in the market are:

  • 3M Diamond Grade
  • DG3
  • Avery Dennison Omniview

Different production methods to create lettering for retro reflective signs:

  • Cut-out Letters and Symbols
  • Demountable Copy
  • Positive Silk-screen
  • Negative Silk-Screen
  • Overlay Film