tactical land vehicle maintenance

Maintaining highest quality land vehicles

As you build and rebuild the highest quality land vehicles in the most productive way possible- we’re ready to help you uphold a commitment to excellence every step of the way.

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Delivering painting, metalworking and safety innovation

Embracing the latest tools for military vehicle maintenance

Your land vehicle maintenance work may get done faster with better results when the latest tools are employed for each part of the job. Explore the many ways 3M science can help make the job easier while boosting productivity.

  • The right surface preparation, masking and spraying tools make all the difference when painting land vehicles. Like the amazing 3M™ Performance Spray Gun - engineered for the industrial painter to reduce variability and boost productivity. Or our tapes and paint masking films-like 3M™ Glass Cloth Tape 361, built for high-temperature resistance, high adhesion, and clean removal. 3M™ High Performance Green Masking Tape 401+ industrial masking tape delivers sharp, clean paint lines and removes cleanly. 3M™ Performance Plus Duct Tape 8979N resists wear, abrasion, moisture, and UV exposure for up to 12 months and removes cleanly for up to 6 months. And count on Scotch® Fine Line Tape 218 - ideal for painting straight lines sweeping curves.

  • Continuous track tank tread on a military land vehicle
    Transforming vehicle body parts with ease

    Fundamental to your vehicle maintenance program is metalworking. Fortunately, 3M invented abrasives over 100 years ago to help you cut, grind, finish and polish metal more efficiently – and we continue to innovate. You’ll want to test drive our best Clean and Strip products yet: Scotch-Brite™ Clean and Strip XT Pro and XT Pro Extra Cut Discs. These new stripping discs deliver even higher conformability, strength, and speed.

    Find out how you can get the job done better and faster with 3M on your side.

    Surface conditioning (3M Scotch-Brite™ )

  • Individual using a 3M™ Adflo™ Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) System
    Advancing a culture of health and safety

    Safety is #1 when you’re doing every job—even the most rugged—and that’s why 3M supports your efforts to build an effective culture of health and safety. Discover solutions like the 3M™ Adflo™ Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) System which helps deliver filtered air around the face and head. And our hearing protection products and connected communication systems can play an important role in your hearing conservation program.

Paint Booth

Cleaner work zones for greater efficiency

A cleaner paint booth can lessen rework

If your paint booth is full of dust and overspray, that can cause costly delays and rework. And repeated washing introduces moisture that can lead to corrosion.

  • Before and after of a paint booth after utilizing 3M dust-fighting solutions to keep the work zone clean

    Keeping your paint booth cleaner every day

    Labor-intensive paint booth cleaning is one of those grueling jobs that must be done. Or is it? 3M has a family of dust-fighting, equipment-protecting, productivity-improving solutions to help keep your paint booth working for you -- like 3M™ Dirt Trap Protection Material that traps airborne contaminants to control dust and overspray. And 3M™ Dirt Trap Clear Film Protection Material with an adhesive backing that keeps material secure on vertical surfaces.

    3M innovations help keep your paint booth cleaner so you can be more productive.

Featuring products that make tough work easier

Some jobs require grit in hand. Why not use smart solutions that help you get the job done faster with less intense effort?

  • Removing rust easier and faster

    Metal invites trouble like corrosion and when it happens, the sooner it’s removed the faster a repair can be made. Untreated corrosion continues to spread, so it’s best to jump on it with the best abrasive products you can find. Here are just a few of our shining stars.

    Scotch-Brite™ Clean and Strip XT Pro and XT Pro Extra Cut

    3M™ Cubitron™ II

    Replacing material just got simpler

    Once damaged body areas have been removed, shaping, fitting, welding, blending and finishing begin. These arduous tasks go much quicker when you are using abrasive tools that are scientifically engineered and proven to make getting the job done easier and faster. Here are some time-tested winners.

    Cut Off Wheels

    3M™ Cubitron™ II

    3M™ Cubitron™ II Fibre Disc 982CX Pro

Teaming up with our experts can elevate design

It’s best to know what today’s latest scientific and engineering possibilities are when designing the armed forces land vehicle of the future. Your expertise combined with ours may result in vehicle designs that are smarter, stronger, more durable and easier to maintain.

  • Military land vehicle in harsh desert conditions

    Combining what you know with what we know = powerful combination

    3M’s trusted team of experts can help you overcome stubborn design challenges. Need to reduce weight without sacrificing durability? Looking to combat excessive heat buildup without limiting performance? Get it right from the start with our thermal management, lightweighting, bonding & assembly, surface protection, and noise, vibration and harshness solutions. You can design-in optimal solutions from the start. We’re here to help.


Exploring resources that help elevate your operations

For just about any need you can imagine, 3M has a unique, smart solution and information that can help you streamline operations, increase productivity, elevate safety, and make your work processes better. Here are just a few helpful links.

  • Extreme Masking Tapes
    High performance tapes for rugged applications
  • Heavy Duty Floor & Safety Marking Tapes
    Durable, visible tapes that hold up under foot traffic
  • Specialty Six Tape Solutions
    Specially engineered tapes for unique, demanding jobs
  • 3M™ Performance Industrial Spay Gun Video
    Watch how easy it is to advance the way you spray
  • Industrial Paint Hazards Technical Bulletin
    FYI - important information to help you keep your crew safe
  • Single Sided Tape Selector Tool
    We sell a lot of tape. This tool helps you pick the right one

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