Yellow FR reflective tape XM-7104/10 renewed EN 15384 and EN 469 Certificate

Alicante, ES – MARCH 23, 2021 – XM SilverLine announced today its XM-7104/10 yellow flame retardant reflective tape has been certified by the Aitex (Spain) to EN 15384 and EN 469 safety standards.

XM-7104 LISO

The certification is another milestone in our development of reflective tapes with enhanced comfort for Firefighters, Police, First responders and Industrial workers. FR-clothing with our Segmented reflective tapes allows more freedom in movements, less weight and better air-permeability.

EN469 & EN15384 certification involved tests, for retro-reflective performance as new and after different test exposures like Abrasion, Flexing, Folding at cold temperatures, Rainfall, Domestic washing 50 cycles at 60C, Colour performance, Xenon light, Limited Flame spread and Heat Resistance.

Now we can say XM-7104/10 has reached high level of durability and performance to PASS the certification and go to the clients.

According to EN 469:2005/A1:2006 and EN ISO 15384:2020, XM-7104/10 has been successfully tested to the following tests:

XM-7104: EN 469 (50×60°C)

XM-7104/10 results for new samples and after 50 washing cycles at 60°C, according to standard EN ISO 6330:2012, method 6N and type F drying (tumble dry)

Hardware Reflective tape
Flaming to top or either side edge No No No
Post- After flame(s) 0 0 0
Afterglow time(s) 0 0 0
Loose waste No No No
Inflammation of the filter paper detached from waste No No No
Hole formation No No No
Closures can be opened

XM-7104/10 results for samples and after heat resistance 180ºC, according to the standard EN 469:2005+AC:2006 annex B.3.1

Ignition Melting Dripping Separation Shrink
No No No No Lengthwise -0.4%
Transversal 0.0%
No No No No Lengthwise 0.0%
Transversal 0.0%
No No No No Lengthwise 0.0%
Transversal 0.0%

XM-7104/10 results for samples and after heat resistance 180ºC, according to the standards EN 469:2005+AC:2006 annex B.3.1

Observation angle Entrance angle Position 2)
12’/5° ε1=0° vertical 108,1
12’/5° ε2=0° horizontal 108,5

XM-7104/10 results for new samples and after 50 washings at 60ºC according to EN ISO 15025:2016 (Method A) and EN ISO 15025:2002 (Method A)

Hardware Reflective tape
Flaming to top or either side edge No No No
Post- After flame(s) 0 0 0
Afterglow time(s) 0 0 0
Loose waste No No No
Inflammation of the filter paper detached from waste No No No
Hole formation No No No
Closures can be opened

XM-7104/10 results for new samples and after 50 washings at 60ºC according to EN ISO 15025:2016 (Method B) and EN ISO 15025:2002 (Method B)

Hardware Reflective tape
Flaming to top or either side edge No No No
Post- After flame(s) 0 0 0
Afterglow time(s) 0 0 0
Loose waste No No No
Inflammation of the filter paper detached from waste No No No
Hole formation No No No
Closures can be opened

The XM-7104/10 yellow fr reflective tape is designed to bring new level of comfort for all the wearers of High Visibility and FR-clothing. We do hope our clients appreciate its style and comfort. More information about the tape you can find on XM-7104/10 product page.

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