• Description for 3M 356

    A transparent, tough film tape made especially for label protection in outdoor applications or where the application demands extra resistance to moisture, chemicals, or abrasion. The long-aging transparent adhesive holds fast to most packages and containers and is water and chemical resistant.

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    Application Type Bond, Laminate
    1 Part or 2 Part 1 Part
    Material Form Label Protection Tape
    Substrate Steel
    Manufacturer 3M
    Chemistry Acrylic
    Cure Method Pressure Sensitive
    Color Transparent
    Chemical Resistance Chemical resistance, Water resistance
  • Technical Data for 3M 356

    • Application Type
    • 1 Part or 2 Part
      • 1 Part or 2 Part - 1 Part
    • Material Form
      • Tape - Label Protection Tape
    • Substrate
    • Industry
    • Chemistry
    • Application Method
      • Dispenser - dispensers
    • Cure Method
      • Pressure Sensitive (min) - Pressure Sensitive
    • Color
      • Clear / Transparent - Transparent
    Bond Strength
    General Bond Strength (psi) 20 (oz./in.) Test Method
    Tensile Strength (psi) 25 (lbs./in.) Test Method
    Material Resistance
    Abrasion Resistance abrasion resistance
    Chemical Resistance Chemical resistance, Water resistance
    Moisture/Humidity Resistance moisture resistant
    Elongation (%) 90 Test Method
    Business Information
    Shelf Life Details Storage of Scotch® Tape 356 at 70°F (21°C) and 40-50% relative humidity is recommended.
    Shelf Life Temperature (°F) 70
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Tensile Strength Test Methods
Tensile Strength Test Method
25 (lbs./in.) ASTM D-3759, width
General Bond Strength Test Methods
General Bond Strength Substrate Test Method
20 (oz./in.) Steel ASTM D-3330, width
Elongation Test Methods
Elongation Test Method
90 % D-3759 (at Break)