• Description for 3M 2090

    A specialty masking tape for holding, bundling, sealing, paint masking where exposure to sunlight is expected and clean removal is required from most surfaces for up to seven days after application.

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    Application Type Masking
    1 Part or 2 Part 1 Part
    Material Form Tape
    Substrate Glass, Steel, Wood, Metal
    Manufacturer 3M
    Chemistry Crepe paper, Acrylic, Synthetic
    Cure Method Pressure Sensitive
    Color Blue
    Other Resistance Adhesive Transfer Resistance
  • Technical Data for 3M 2090

    Bond Strength
    General Bond Strength (psi) 20 (oz./in.), 23 (oz./in), Medium Test Method
    Tensile Strength (psi) 24 (lbs./in.), 27 (lbs./in.) Test Method
    Material Resistance
    Other Resistance Adhesive Transfer Resistance
    Elongation (%) 6, 7 Test Method
    Business Information
    Shelf Life Details To obtain best performance, use this product within one year from date of manufacture and store under normal conditions of 70°F (21°C) and 50% R.H. in the original carton.
    Shelf Life Temperature (°F) 70
    Shelf Life Type From date of manufacture
    Shelf Life (mon) 12
    Not Good For
    Don't Use For Nitrocellulose lacquer coatings, Poorly bonded finishes
    Don't Use With Wallpapers, Unpainted wallboard, Wood floors
  • Best Practices for 3M 2090

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    1. Removal

      Sticks easily to the surface and stays intact upon removal

      Clean removal

      Minimal adhesion build over time with clean and safe removal

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Tensile Strength Test Methods
Tensile Strength Test Method
24 (lbs./in.) ASTM D-3759, width
27 (lbs./in.)
General Bond Strength Test Methods
General Bond Strength Substrate Test Method
20 (oz./in.) Steel ASTM D-3330, width
23 (oz./in) Steel ASTM D-3330
Elongation Test Methods
Elongation Test Method
6 % D-3759 (at Break)
7 % ASTM D-3759 (at Break)