3M™ Near-Surface Markers

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  • Provides an accurate, long-lasting method of marking underground facilities
  • Offers easy marking of buried power lines
  • Passive antenna encased in a water-resistant polyethylene shell
  • Withstands a temperature range of -4 to 122 °F (-20 to 50 °C)
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Specifications
Attribute Name
Value
Application/Industry
CATV, Gas, General Purpose, Power, Telephone, Wastewater, Water
Brand
3M™
Burial Depth (Imperial)
2 ft
Burial Depth (Metric)
0.61 m
Color Family
Multi-color
Marker Depth
2 feet (0.6m), 3 feet (0.9m)
Marker Dimension (inch)
3 inch height x 0.78 inch Diameter
Marker Finding Capability
Yes
Marker Function
Passive, Programmable
Marker Type
Near Surface
Minimum Order Quantity
50
National Stock Number
9905013793360
Number of Frequencies
N/A
Overall Diameter (Imperial)
3 in, 5.029 in
Overall Diameter (Metric)
1.98 cm, 7.62 cm
Overall Height (Metric)
7.62 cm
Product Color
Black, Blue, Green, Orange, Purple, Red, Yellow
Range
0 to 2 Linear Foot
Solution for
Access Network: FTTH/FTTB/CATV, Access Network: xDSL, Long-haul/Metro Loop Network: Outdoor, Wireless Network: Backhaul
Transmitter Output
N/A
Units per Case
50
Utility Type
CATV, Gas, General Purpose, Potable Water, Power, Telephone, Wastewater
Details
  • Provides an accurate, long-lasting method of marking underground facilities
  • Offers easy marking of buried power lines
  • Passive antenna encased in a water-resistant polyethylene shell
  • Withstands a temperature range of -4 to 122 °F (-20 to 50 °C)
  • Locates the exact position of the marker
  • Locates the exact position of the marker

3M™ EMS Near Surface Marker is specially designed for marking underground telephone lines accurately. It comes in a cylindrical shape, allowing for easy installation in asphalt or concrete, without extensive digging. This marker offers positive identification of facilities.

3M™ EMS Near Surface Marker provides an effective way of marking underground facility lines during construction or maintenance applications. It withstands a temperature range of 4 to 122 °F ( 20 to 50 °C). This waterproof near surface marker has a long lasting passive antenna, encased in a waterproof shell to identify underground facilities with its exact location, even in congested areas. When mapping new and legacy assets, the pre programmed unique serial number integrates with back office mapping and GIS systems.

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For industrial/occupational use only. Not for consumer sale or use.

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