The only laser markable metal certified for outdoor usage that does not require a chemical pre-treatment or protective topcoat.
Laser Settings Guide
In side-by-side testing, DuraBlack outperforms laser markable black anodized aluminum and acrylic labels.
Meets The Toughest
DuraBlack is the only laser markable metal to meet military specifications A-A-50271 and MIL-STD-15024G, Type L.
Available with 3M 350 high-performance adhesive, rivets or screws. Also available in pre-cut blanks so all you need to do is mark and apply.
Durablack is Resistant
Durablack outperforms black anodized aluminum
and laser markable acrylic tape against many forces, such as:
Salt Spray Corrosion
Durablack is Tested
Tests were modeled after those established by the
U.S. Department of Defense.
5,000 Hours of accelerated UV/weather
4,000 Cycles of abrasion testing
700° exposure for one hour
96 Hours in many MIL-STD-810G fluids
Multiple Sizes Available
20" x 24"
12" x 20"
10" x 12"
0.020" Rigid Sheets
0.005" Foil Sheets
Applications For Durablack Aluminum
The combination of durability, flexible attachment options and ease of processing makes DuraBlack the preferred material for on-demand marking for harsh operating environments.