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Types of Adhesive Tape and Areas of Application

Types of Adhesive Tape and Areas of Application

Adhesive tapes for masking and protective uses are not subject to specific standards. As a result, there are no uniform types of adhesive tapes.



Types of Adhesive Tapes and Areas of Application

Fine/flat crepe

Adhesion to steel

Backing material

Examples of uses

Not suitable for

Sample products

Adhesive tape, low adhesion

Moderate to high adhesion

Textured (crepe) paper

Finishing and painting work

Mechanical strain (plastering and stucco work), natural stone

tesa 4306

Extra-thin special paper (washi)

Low adhesion

Textured (crepe) or special paper

Work on sensitive surfaces, such as wallpaper, coated surfaces, water-based paint or varnish, for double masking

Mechanical strain, rough surfaces, natural stone

Low to moderate adhesion

Special paper

For sharp painted edges, long-term use, for double masking

Mechanical strain, natural stone

Plastering tape, UV-resistant, withstands mechanical strain

Adhesion to steel

Backing material

Examples of uses

Not suitable for

Sample products

Stone tape, repair tape

Moderate to high adhesion

Fabric, PVC, PE

Stucco and plastering work, masking on structured (fabric tape), smooth or felted surfaces (PVC, PE tape)

Sensitive surfaces such as wallpaper, coated surfaces, water-based paint or varnish, for double masking or natural stone

High adhesion

Fabric

Masking on concrete, clinker, artificial stone, rough surfaces

Sensitive surfaces such as wallpaper, coated surfaces, water-based paint or varnish, for double masking or natural stone

tesa 4662