• Description for 3M 898

    A high-performance transparent packaging tape reinforced along its length with continuous glass-yarn filaments, which give the tape very high tensile strength.

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    Application Type Bond
    1 Part or 2 Part 1 Part
    Material Form Filament Tape
    Substrate Steel
    Manufacturer 3M
    Chemistry Synthetic rubber resin, Polypropylene
    Cure Method Pressure sensitive
    Color Clear, Transparent
    Aging Resistance Excellent aging
    Other Resistance Excellent scuff resistance
    Key Specifications ASTM (American Standard Test Method): D5330: Meets ASTM D5330, Type II (replaces PPP-T-97E and CID A-A-1686A)
  • Technical Data for 3M 898

    Overview
    • Application Type
    • 1 Part or 2 Part
      • 1 Part or 2 Part - 1 Part
    • Material Form
      • Tape - Filament Tape
    • Substrate
    • Industry
      • Industrial
      • Packaging
      • Other - Assures maximum package performance for limited outdoor use., Low unit costs by using less tape on applications
    • Chemistry
      • Synthetic Rubber - Synthetic rubber resin
      • Other - Polypropylene
    • Application Method
      • Dispenser - Hand-held manual dispensers, An automatic L-Clip applicator, Saves time through ease of dispensing
    • Cure Method
      • Pressure Sensitive (min) - Pressure sensitive
    • Color
      • Clear / Transparent - Clear, Transparent
    • Key Specifications
      • ASTM (American Standard Test Method): D5330: Type II - Meets ASTM D5330, Type II (replaces PPP-T-97E and CID A-A-1686A)
    Specifications
    Cure Specs
    Fixture or Handling Strength Time (min) Good
    Bond Strength
    General Bond Strength (psi) High, 70 (oz./in.), Good holding, with minimum amount of tape, Great initial adhesion, Holds instantly with minimum rubdown Test Method
    Shear Strength (psi) High
    Tensile Strength (psi) Very High, 380 (lbs./in.) Test Method
    Material Resistance
    Aging Resistance Excellent aging
    Abrasion Resistance Excellent abrasion resistance
    Moisture/Humidity Resistance Excellent moisture resistance
    Other Resistance Excellent scuff resistance
    Hardness
    Elongation (%) 5 Test Method
    Business Information
    Shelf Life Details Storage Conditions: Store behind present stock. Store in a clean, dry place. Temperature of 40-80°F (4-26°C) and 40-50% relative humidity are recommended. Rotate your stock.;Shelf Life: 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
Tensile Strength Test Method
Very High
380 (lbs./in.) ASTM D-3759, width (6650 N/100 mm width)
General Bond Strength Test Methods
General Bond Strength Substrate Test Method
High
70 (oz./in.) Steel ASTM D-3330, width (77 N/100 mm width)
Good holding, with minimum amount of tape
Great initial adhesion
Holds instantly with minimum rubdown
Elongation Test Methods
Elongation Test Method
5 % ASTM D-3759 (at Break)