1. Marking width: the international general standard of road marking width is 15 cm. But considering the road marking machine may be applied in parking lots, communities etc, so it is wise to purchase marking machines with adjustable marking width, it will help you to rationally use and save the paint. The general adjusting range is from 5 to 15 cm.
Thermoplastic road marking paint has been the most widely used road marking paint in our country for decades of years. Good thermoplastic road marking paint shouldn’t only be friendly to the drivers, but also to the construction teams. Besides, it should have excellent reflection effect, nice colors and durability.
1. Don’t leave too much paint in the bucket after a day's work, clean it if you can. Regularly add greasing and lubricating oil to the bearings and other rotating parts.
1. Quick-drying. The thermoplastic road marking paint should dry in a short time (within 5 minutes), no matter what climate it is. Common thermoplastic road reflective coatings have good quick-drying (hardening) performance, however the drying process is faster in winter than summer. It’s better to reduce the molten state temperature of the paint to cut down the hardening time.
To effectively reduce and avoid accidents, the whole world have been researching and testing some of the featured road marking materials that can remind the drivers in accident-prone intersections to keep safe. According to the statistics, application of road safety facilities achieved a good result in Concord, California, reducing accidents by 21% to 67%.
Road markings have an important role in ensuring road safety, traffic order, and good appearance. Especially in the mountain highways, the reflective markings are crucial for road communication during nights.