• Description for 3M 8979 SL

    A unique tape construction that allows for both permanent and temporary applications whether indoors or outdoors. It is removable with little or no adhesive residue from most opaque surfaces up to 6 months after application.

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    Chemical Resistance Chemical Resistance: Fluid Resistance: water resistant
    Application Type Bond, Temporary Repair, Seal, Maintenance
    1 Part or 2 Part 1 Part
    Material Form Tape
    Substrate Steel
    Industry Splicing insulation, Marine, Electrical HVAC
    Manufacturer 3M
    Chemistry Polyethylene, Natural & Synthetic Rubber
    Cure Method Pressure Sensitive
    Color Black, State blue, Olive
    Key Specifications ASTM (American Standard Test Method): ASTM E84, Meets HUD codes; Meets BOCA codes.; Meets UL 723

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Which answer best describes a project you are currently working on?
General Bond Strength Test Methods
General Bond Strength Substrate Test Method
48 (oz./in.) Steel ASTM D-3330, width
Tensile Strength Test Methods
Tensile Strength Type Test Method
36 (lbs./in.) ASTM D-3759, width
High
Elongation Test Methods
Elongation Test Method
19 % ASTM D-3759, at Break