• Description for 3M 5425

    Polyethylene Tape is a film coated with a special acrylic adhesive that is resistant to many solvents.

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    Application Type Bond, Gaskets exposed to many corrosive chemicals.
    1 Part or 2 Part 1 Part
    Material Form Film coated tape
    Substrate Thermoplastic, Rubber, Steel, Dissimilar metal, Polyethylene
    Industry Machinery, Spiral wrap wire harness to resist hydraulic fluids
    Manufacturer 3M
    Chemistry Acrylic, Ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene, PTFE
    Cure Method Pressure Sensitive
    Color Translucent
    Chemical Resistance High oil resistance, hydraulic fluids resistance, Chemical Resistance
    Relative Solvent Resistance Chemical Resistance: High solvent resistance
    High Temperature Resistance (°C) 107
    Low Temperature Resistance (°C) -34
  • Technical Data for 3M 5425

    Overview
    • Application Type
      • Gasketing - Gaskets exposed to many corrosive chemicals.
      • Adhesive - Bond
    • 1 Part or 2 Part
      • 1 Part or 2 Part - 1 Part
    • Material Form
      • Tape - Film coated tape
    • Substrate
      • Dissimilar Substrates - Dissimilar metal
      • Steel
      • Plastic - Thermoplastic
      • Polyethylene (LDPE, HDPE) - Polyethylene
      • Rubber
      • Other - Excellent for wear surfaces where transparency is needed, High surface energy materials
    • Industry
      • Industrial - Equipment
      • Machinery
      • Hydraulic - Spiral wrap wire harness to resist hydraulic fluids
      • Other - Sliding Application, Guide rails, Chutes
    • Chemistry
      • Acrylic
      • Other - Ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene, PTFE
    • Application Method
      • Contact
    • Cure Method
      • Pressure Sensitive (min) - Pressure Sensitive
    • Color
      • Translucent
    Specifications
    Bond Strength
    General Bond Strength (psi) 48 (oz./in.), High Test Method
    Tensile Strength (psi) 25 (lbs./in.) Test Method
    Material Resistance
    Abrasion Resistance Outstanding, Abrasion protection for rubber fuel cells
    Chemical Resistance High oil resistance, hydraulic fluids resistance, Chemical Resistance
    Relative Solvent Resistance Chemical Resistance: High solvent resistance
    High Temperature Resistance (°C) 107
    Low Temperature Resistance (°C) -34
    Hardness
    Elongation (%) 390 Test Method
    Business Information
    Shelf Life Details Store under normal conditions of 60° to 80°F (16° to 27°C) and 40 to 60% relative humidity in the original packaging material.;To obtain best performance, use this product within 18 months from date of manufacture.
    Shelf Life Temperature (°F) 60 to 80
    Shelf Life Type From date of manufacture.
    Shelf Life (mon) 18
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General Bond Strength Test Methods
General Bond Strength Substrate Test Method
48 (oz./in.) Steel ASTM D-3330, width (53 N/100 mm)
High
Tensile Strength Test Methods
Tensile Strength Test Method
25 (lbs./in.) ASTM D-3759, width (444 N/100 mm)
Elongation Test Methods
Elongation Test Method
390 % D-3759 (at Break)