• Description for 3M 355

    A superior performance packaging tape used for box sealing, splicing, recooperage and other demanding packaging applications. This product has a strong abrasion resistant backing and a very consistent pressure <br/>sensitive hot melt adhesive system available.

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    Application Type Bond
    1 Part or 2 Part 1 Part
    Material Form Tape
    Substrate polyester, Steel
    Industry Splicing
    Manufacturer 3M
    Chemistry Hot melt rubber-resin
    Cure Method Pressure Sensitive
    Color Clear, Tan
    Chemical Resistance Considered water resistant
    Other Resistance Split resistance
    Key Specifications ASTM (American Standard Test Method): D5486: ASTM D5486 Type 1; ASTM D5486 Type 2, CID (United States Government Commercial Item Description): A-A-1830B (clear)
  • Technical Data for 3M 355

    Overview
    • Application Type
    • 1 Part or 2 Part
      • 1 Part or 2 Part - 1 Part
    • Material Form
      • Tape
    • Substrate
    • Industry
      • Industrial
      • Splicing
      • Packaging - Box Sealing
      • Other - Recooperage, Other demanding packaging applications
    • Chemistry
      • Other - Hot melt rubber-resin
    • Application Method
      • Dispenser - hand held manual dispensers, semi-automatic, fully automatic equipment
      • Contact
    • Cure Method
      • Pressure Sensitive (min) - Pressure Sensitive
    • Color
      • Clear / Transparent - Clear, Tan
    • Key Specifications
      • ASTM (American Standard Test Method): D5486: Type 1 - ASTM D5486 Type 1; ASTM D5486 Type 2
      • ASTM (American Standard Test Method): D5486: Type 2 - ASTM D5486 Type 1; ASTM D5486 Type 2
      • CID (United States Government Commercial Item Description): A-A-1830B (clear)
    Specifications
    Cure Specs
    Application Temperature (°F) 68 to 77
    Bond Strength
    General Bond Strength (psi) 78 (oz./in.) Test Method
    Tear Strength (piw) Edge tear resistance
    Tensile Strength (psi) 67 (lbs./in.), 69 (lbs./in.) Test Method
    Material Resistance
    Abrasion Resistance strong abrasion resistant
    Chemical Resistance Considered water resistant
    Other Resistance Split resistance
    Hardness
    Elongation (%) 130 Test Method
    Business Information
    Shelf Life Details Store in a clean, dry place. Temperature of 40-80°F (4-26°C) and 40 to 50% relative humidity are recommended.;To obtain best performance, use this product within 18 months from date of manufacture.
    Shelf Life Temperature (°F) 40 to 80
    Shelf Life Type From date of manufacture
    Shelf Life (mon) 18
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Tensile Strength Test Methods
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67 (lbs./in.) ASTM D-3759, Machine Direction, width
69 (lbs./in.) ASTM D-3759, Cross Direction, width
General Bond Strength Test Methods
General Bond Strength Substrate Test Method
78 (oz./in.) Steel ASTM D-3330, width
Elongation Test Methods
Elongation Test Method
130 % ASTM D-3759 (at Break)