1. Canada
  2. All 3M Products
  3. Tapes
  4. Polyester Tapes
  5. 3M™ Polyester Tape 8901

3M™ Polyester Tape 8901

products
  • Works in demanding conditions and high temperatures ranging from -6°F (-5°C) to 4°F (24°C)
  • Clean removal during high temperature masking operations such as powder coating and anodizing
  • Polyester film offers excellent thermal and chemical resistance while maintaining flexibility
  • Silicone adhesive provides clean removal from a variety of surfaces
 More...
View all details
Overall Width (Imperial)
Overall_Width_Imperial
Overall Width (Metric)
Overall_Width_Metric
products found
Filter options:
 Overall Width (Imperial) and Overall Width (Metric)
Product Results
  • Overall Width (Imperial)
    Overall Length (Imperial)
    Overall Width (Metric)
    Overall Length (Metric)
  • 3M™ Polyester Tape, 8901, blue, 1.0 in x 72.0 yd x 2.4 mil (2.5 cm x 65.8 m 0.06 mm)
    Overall Width (Imperial)
    1 in
    Overall Length (Imperial)
    72 yd
    Overall Width (Metric)
    25.4 mm
    Overall Length (Metric)
    65.8 m
  • 3M™ Polyester Tape, 8901, blue, 2.0 in x 72.0 yd x 2.4 mil (5.1 cm x 65.8 m x 0.06 mm)
    Overall Width (Imperial)
    2 in
    Overall Length (Imperial)
    72 yd
    Overall Width (Metric)
    50.8 mm
    Overall Length (Metric)
    65.8 m
Close
Specifications
Adhesive Type
Silicone
Applications
Aerospace, Appliance, Automotive, Construction, Electronics, General Industrial, Metalworking, Military and Government, Specialty Vehicle, Transportation
Brand
3M™
Elongation at Break
115 %
Industries
Appliance, Automotive, Construction, Electronics, General Industrial, Military and Government, Print, Specialty Vehicle, Transportation
Maximum Operating Temperature (Celsius)
204 °C
Maximum Operating Temperature (Fahrenheit)
400 °F
Minimum Operating Temperature (Fahrenheit)
-60 °F
Product Colour
Blue
Tensile Strength (Imperial)
26 lb/in
Tensile Strength (metric)
45.5 N/100mm, 455 N/100mm
Total Tape Thickness without Liner (Imperial)
0.9 mil
Total Tape Thickness without Liner (metric)
0.022 mm
Units per Case
24 Roll, 36 Roll
Details
  • Works in demanding conditions and high temperatures ranging from -6°F (-5°C) to 4°F (24°C)
  • Clean removal during high temperature masking operations such as powder coating and anodizing
  • Polyester film offers excellent thermal and chemical resistance while maintaining flexibility
  • Silicone adhesive provides clean removal from a variety of surfaces
  • Translucent blue backing provides easy identification and positioning
  • Waterproof and easily removable

Thin and conformable, 3M™ Polyester Tape 8901 excels in high temperature masking operations such as powder coat painting. Coated with a silicone adhesive, this tape bonds to a variety of difficult surfaces. It is chemical resistant and performs under a wide range of temperatures and environments.

3M™ Polyester Tape 8901 is a thin, conformable polyester tape ideal for masking in high temperature applications and adheres well to silicone coated surfaces. The translucent blue backing is tear resistant. Coated with a silicone adhesive, this tape functions well in masking for powder coating to provide splicing of silicone liners, papers and films. It removes cleanly and in one piece from most surfaces, avoiding slivering and breaking. This tape also excels in permanent splicing operations on silicone liners, papers, and films subject to high temperatures. Dispensable and appropriate for outdoor use.

Suggested Applications

  • Masking parts for high temperature powder coat painting
  • Splicing of silicone liners, films and papers
  • Holding parts or vacuum bags during composite bonding operations
  • Masking metal surfaces in acid or caustic chemical milling baths
  • Protective tape reduces scratches during handling and shipping