• Description for 3M 234

    A general purpose paper masking tape designed to be used in medium temperature paint bake operations.

    *See Terms of Use Below

    Application Type Adhesive, Masking
    1 Part or 2 Part 1 Part
    Material Form Masking Tape
    Substrate Steel
    Manufacturer 3M
    Chemistry Rubber, Solvent-free
    Cure Method Pressure Senstive
    Color Tan
    Relative Solvent Resistance Chemical Resistance: Solvent resistance
    High Temperature Resistance (°C) Heat resistance
    Key Specifications International Organization for Standardization, Mil-Spec (United States Military Standard): PPP-T-42C: PPP-T-42C, Type I (CID-A-A-883A)
  • Technical Data for 3M 234

    Overview
    • Application Type
    • 1 Part or 2 Part
      • 1 Part or 2 Part - 1 Part
    • Material Form
      • Tape - Masking Tape
    • Substrate
    • Industry
      • Industrial - Holding, Protecting, Bundling, Vast number of other difficult jobs
    • Chemistry
    • Cure Method
      • Pressure Sensitive (min) - Pressure Senstive
    • Color
      • Brown - Tan
    • Key Specifications
      • International Organization for Standardization
      • Mil-Spec (United States Military Standard): PPP-T-42C: Type I (CID-A-A-883A) - PPP-T-42C, Type I (CID-A-A-883A)
    Specifications
    Bond Strength
    General Bond Strength (psi) 34 (oz./in.), 32 (oz./in.) Test Method
    Tensile Strength (psi) 27 (lbs./in.), 30(lbs./in.) Test Method
    Material Resistance
    High Temperature Resistance (°C) Heat resistance
    Moisture/Humidity Resistance Moisture resistance
    Hardness
    Elongation (%) 8, 10 Test Method
    Business Information
    Shelf Life Details To obtain best performance,use this product within one year from date of manufacture.;Store under normal conditions of 70°F (21°C) and 50% R.H. in the original carton.
    Shelf Life Temperature (°F) 70
    Shelf Life Type From date of shipment
    Shelf Life (mon) 12
  • Best Practices for 3M 234

    *See Terms of Use Below

    1. Testing

      We recommend testing the product under your conditions to determine if it meets your needs.

  • Comparable Materials for 3M 234

    *See Terms of Use Below

    Spec Engine® Results

Questions about this material?

Get personal assistance with your specific application needs.

Your Profile Edit
  1. ed6eb572-b0f8-4522-9db8-3350c8430349
  2. ed6eb572-b0f8-4522-9db8-3350c8430349

Popular Articles

Staking materials and properties

Read Article

Testing the effectiveness of surface treatments

Read Article

The difference between corona and plasma surface treatments

Read Article

Infographic: ENSURING A STRONG BOND - 6 Basic Methods of Surface Preparation

Read Article

Sponsored Articles

Unique Advantages of Contact Adhesives

Read Article

Using LOCTITE® 454™ is a Valid Option for Engineers Working with a Wide Variety of Materials

Read Article

Sylgard 184 by DOW is the Top Choice for a Transparent, Silicone Encapsulant. Read Why:

Read Article

Case Study: Creating reliable, corrosion-free bonds with LORD® 406 acrylic adhesive

Read Article
Information provided by Gluespec

Why Register?

  • View Technical Details
  • View Test Methods
  • View Key Specifications
  • View Similar Materials
  • Save your Project Searches

Already registered? Sign in.

Questions? Learn more about Gluespec

Gluespec Poll

When you're researching or sourcing materials online, what device are you using?
General Bond Strength Test Methods
General Bond Strength Substrate Test Method
34 (oz./in.) Steel ASTM D-3330, width
32 (oz./in.) Steel ASTM D-3330, width (35 N/100 mm)
Tensile Strength Test Methods
Tensile Strength Test Method
27 (lbs./in.) ASTM D-3759, width
30(lbs./in.) ASTM D-3759, width (525 N/100 mm)
Elongation Test Methods
Elongation Test Method
8 % D-3759 (at Break)
10 % ASTM D-3759 (at Break)