Nikkalite® Conspicuity Tapes – Making A Clear Difference
Nikkalite® ECE 104 Conspicuity Tape doesnt just fulfil your legal requirements it can also save lives reduce repair costs protect your business from safety claims and improve your companys image in addition to reducing the risk of collision.
The tape is easy to handle and apply offering excellent adhesion to approved prepared surfaces and no edge sealing is required the Nikkalite® difference is clear.
ECE 104 Regulation
Under regulation ECE 104 it is mandatory for conspicuity markings to be applied to all newly registered goods vehicles operating in the UK with a gross vehicle weight exceeding 7.5 tonnes and trailers with a gross vehicle weight exceeding 3.5 tonnes.
A complete full contour marking is required on the vehicles rear to outline shape; horizontal and vertical. Full contour or partial markings on the sides of vehicles showing length and as a minimum – upper corners.
Conspicuity marking can be complete or partial must be within certain dimensions to edges and cover at least 80% of the total length and width of the vehicle.
The DfT states the UK preference is red to the rear and yellow to the sides.
The Nikkalite® Solution
Nikkalite® ECE 104 Conspicuity Tape provides a fully compliant solution for both rigid and curtain sided vehicles. The materials show the mandatory E-mark symbol indicating they meet the requirements of ECE 104.
Nikkalite® Conspicuity Tapes are supplied in 50m rolls as standard. They are easy to cut handle and it takes just one person to easily and quickly apply them. The tapes are durable and impact resistant offering up to 8 years of outstanding performance. Maintenance is simple too as they are also water and solvent resistant and can be repeatedly power washed following the recommended cleaning instructions.
All companies have the option to brand the tape with their organisations logo which will be repeated at regular intervals 1 x 820mm max 2 per metre along the full length of the tape roll. The excellent clarity of our tape gives a high definition presentation of any logo making this an invaluable branding opportunity for any company.
The E Marking
The E Marking shown on all Nikkalite® Conspicuity Tapes is proof that the product has been tested certified and meets all the requirements of ECE 104. Dont get caught out – without the E Marking products are not compliant with the regulation.
Nikkalite® ECE 104 Conspicuity Tapes
Conspicuity tape for rigid and flexible (curtain sider) surfaces
All companies have the option to brand the rigid grade tape with their organisations logo which will be repeated at regular intervals 1 x 820mm max 2 per metre along the full length of the tape roll. The excellent clarity of our tape gives a high definition presentation of any logo making this an invaluable branding opportunity for any company
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