Choosing the Right Pipe Marker for the Job
CHARACTERISTICS
Pre-coiled to snap-around
 
Self-adhesive
 
 
Arrows included
Use Arrows-on-a-Roll Tape in combination to be compliant.
Resists abrasion, chemicals
and harsh weather
 
 
Printed with fade-resistant UV ink
 
 
IDEAL USE
Indoors and outdoors
 
Clean, dry pipes
 
 
Dirty, oily, rough and
greasy surfaces
 
2. CHOOSE YOUR SIZE
Seton pipe marking systems meet
ASME/ANSI A13.1-2015 size recommendations.

The A13.1-2015 standard makes recommendations as to the size of letter
height and length of color field for various
pipe diameters. These recommendations
are shown in the table.

Seton markers, used properly with arrows
and banding tape or arrow tape, meet or exceed the standard.
OUTSIDE PIPE DIAMETER
LETTER SIZE
COLOR FIELD LENGTH
3/4" to 1-1/4"
1/2"
8"
1-1/2" to 2"
3/4"
8"
2-1/2" to 6"
1-1/4"
12"
8" to 10"
2-1/2"
24"
10"+
3-1/2"
32"
3. CHOOSE YOUR COLOR
Seton pipe marking systems meet ASME/ANSI A13.1-2015 color recommendations.

Unmarked pipes mean danger to both
life and property. Numerous injuries
have occurred through ignorance of
pipe contents, particularly when
outside agencies are called in under
emergency conditions.
FLUID SERVICE
ANSI COLOR SCHEME
Fire quenching fluids
White on Red
Toxic and corrosive fluids
Black on Orange
Flammable and oxidizing fluids
Black on Yellow
Combustible fluids
White on Brown
Potable, cooling, boiler feed, other water
White on Green
Compressed air
White on Blue
4. HOW MANY PIPE MARKERS WILL YOU NEED?

Enter requested values in the fields below to view an estimate for the number of pipe markers needed.
For best results, enter each line of pipe separately.

*All fields are required

Number of walls, ceilings, and floors pipes will travel through

Number of t-joints

Number of bends

Number of feet of pipe

Number of 3-way valves

Distance of feet between markers
(Average of 25-50 ft depending on obstructions)

Number of 2-way valves

Estimated Pipe Markers

     

5. CHOOSE YOUR WORDING
Pick from over 150 stock wordings—or create your own. Customize your pipe markers to your job's exact specifications.
or call for free design service at 1-800-243-6624.
Contact us for bulk order custom quote.