3M™ Masking, Packaging, Surface Protection, Specialty Products
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3M™ Duct Tapes and Cloth Tapes
For temporary capping of pipes or conduit, 3M™ Performance Plus Duct Tapes 8979 and 8979N conform and adhere to metal and plastic. Strong backing keeps out water and dirt for up to a year even in outdoor storage.
3M-Matic™ Adjustable Case Sealers
200a – Durable bottom belt drive for up to 40 RSCs / minute. Dual masts with dual lead screws for stability and uniform height adjustments. Durable and cost efficient for basic case sealing – the most popular 3M-Matic™ Adjustable Case Sealer.
3M-Matic™ Random Case Sealers
Productivity with automatic height and width adjustments Adjusting automatically, these rugged units reliably and accurately seal runs of the random size cartons for a variety of markets: food and beve rage, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, electronics, retail, manufacturing, and distribution centers.
3M-Matic™ Stainless Steel Case Sealers
Productivity in high moisture and corrosive environments For productivity in food and beverage, pharmaceutical and similar environments, these 99% stainless steel units conform to NEMA standard 250 type 4x specification for watertight enclosures. No painted surfaces. Includes 3M™ AccuGlide™ 2+ Stainless Steel Taping Head.
3M-Matic™ Intro Series Case Sealers
Affordable productivity When packaging volumes exceed the limits of manual sealing, the durable Intro Series offers affordable increases in productivity for top and bottom sealing of RSCs.
Specialty Equipment and Options
3-Flap Folder – For increased productivity, easily attached flap folder assists operator in folding the minor (front) and two major (side) flaps of RSCs before taping.
3M™ ScotchPad™ Carry Handles
Synthetic rubber adhesive on each end of a 3M™ Carry Handle grips securely to plastic and many other product and package surfaces. Rugged polypropylene/paper handle conforms to contours for full strength bonding over the contact area.
3M™ Padded Tape Products
3M™ ScotchPad™ Packaging Tape Pad 3750P – For recouperage, route delivery people can make in-field repairs of damaged or popped canned beverage carrier packs. Simple repair with a pre-cut tape strip saves the time & cost of returning damaged goods.
3M™ Narrow Width Film Tapes
Scotch® Transparent Film Tape 600 with excellent holding power adheres to a variety of fabrics without staining or discoloration.
3M™ Clean-View Pads
Reliable protection against paint overspray This clear multi-sheeted adhesive system protects paint booth windows and light fixtures from overspray. You reduce the labor expense, downtime, and amount of chemicals used for cleanup.
3M™ Package Attachment & Label Protection Products
Keep shipping labels legible, clean, & attractive 3M™ Pouch Tapes feature a perimeter of pressure sensitive adhesive around the edge of non-tacky film. The adhesive sticks to packages creating a film pouch to contain & protect shipping documents as well as small parts & promotional items.
3M™ Bumpon™ Protective Products – Molded Shapes
Wherever slamming, scratching, nicking, scuffing, sliding, vibration, or noise could be a problem for your product – or make your product a problem – 3M™ Bumpon™ Protective Products provide a margin of safety. You have a choice of permanently resilient pads, feet, buttons, strips, bumpers, or spacers.
3M™ Bumpon™ Protective Products – Custom Shapes
As a foot and spacer on the bottom of electronic equipment, custom 3M™ Bumpon™ Products allow heat dissipation, protect the surface, and resists skidding.
3M™ Bumpon™ Protective Products – Polyurethane and TPE Rollstocks
Die-cut to fit in the bottom of a cup holder, 3M™ Bumpon™ Protective Product material provides a high coefficient of friction to help stabilize a cup. Permanently resilient elastomer cushions indefinitely.
3M™ Clean-Walk Mats
Capture dirt on contact before tracking it from one area to another Between areas within a plant or between the plant and the office these adhesive mats capture dirt on contact from shoe soles, wheels, and other passing objects.
3M™ Scotchgard™ Invisible Transit Film
Easy-to-apply 3M™ Scotchgard™ Invisible Transit Film adheres to any flat glass that is free of dirt, debris, and oils. Four layers are as clear as glass to see through.
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tapes – Long Term
Aircraft radomes are protected against particle and rain erosion with transparent 3M™ Preformed Boots. The boots conform and adhere on contact to the curvature.
3M™ Protective Tapes – Short Term
Short-term protection against scratching, marring, chipping, abrasion, & UV These rugged 1 to 5 mil tapes adhere & conform to protect product surfaces during production, packaging, shipping & installation.
3M™ Protective Tapes – Short Term – Continued
To help ensure a scratch-free surface for the end user, 3M™ Co-Extruded “A” Tape is applied after final finishing to sinks, spas, and countertops prior to packaging. Enhanced abrasion and puncture resistance protects the surface through shipping and installation. Tape then removes cleanly.
3M™ Sandblast Stencil Products and Impact Stripping Tapes
For cost-effective production and consistent professional results, 3M™ Sandblast Stencils are available with single or double liners for friction, slot and tractor fed plotters as well as hand and die-cutting. Single liners maintain design integrity with either computer or stencil press equipment.
3M™ Specialty Tapes
With more than 120 product solutions, the portfolio of 3M™ Specialty Tapes presents customers with numerous characteristics to evaluate in making the optimum choice for an application. To help simplify and streamline the selection process, six products have been highlighted for their versatility.
3M™ Glass Cloth Tapes
For seaming and sealing panels in aircraft cargo bays, 3M™ Glass Cloth Tape 398FR exceeds flame retardant standards F.A.R. 25.853 (a) and F.A.R. 25.855 (d). Pressure sensitive acrylic adhesive bonds on contact to many surfaces. High adhesion is secure for extended periods. Rugged cloth surface resists wear from heavy bags.
3M™ Metal Foil Tapes
Choice of high performance foil tapes With a choice of conformable backings and adhesives, this line of tapes meets demanding applications in Aerospace, Appliance, Transportation, Construction, Automotive, and MRO (Maintenance and Repair) segments.
3M™ Polyester Tapes
Thin caliper with long-term high dimensional strength With a choice of thin backing calipers and adhesives, this line of tapes meets demanding applications for Graphic Arts, Photography, Metal Finishing, and Electronics.
3M™ Repulpable Splicing Tapes
Fully repulpable for paper mills, converters, newspapers, & web printers From core starting to roll closing/tabbing & all the splices in-between, this totally repulpable line offers choices for the dependability you need to keep production at full speed.
3M™ Slick Surface Tapes
Low coefficients of friction with choice of other characteristics 3M™ Slick Surface Tapes meet many application requirements for Printing, Aerospace, Automotive, and MRO (Maintenance and Repair).
3M™ Sound Damping Foils
Applied with a 3M™ PA-1 Wiper to the inside of a car door, 3M™ Damping Foil 2552 effectively damps noise and vibration with as little as 10% surface coverage. Optimized acrylic on a dead soft aluminum constraining layer converts vibrational energy to negligible heat that readily dissipates.
3M™ Vinyl and Polyethylene Tapes
3M™ Vinyl Tapes clearly mark lanes, corridors and hazardous or no-go areas in factories, warehouses, and hospitals. Durable vinyl backing resists abrasion, scuffing, moisture, weathering, acids, and alkaline chemicals for long service life.