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3M™ Carry Handle Tape 8347 Clear, 1 in x 5470 yd, 1 per case Boxed

3M ID  70070566396    UPC#  00021200892813    3M Product Number  8347     
Scotch(R) Carry Handle Tape 8347
Scotch(R) Carry Handle Tape 8347
Our 3M™ Carry Handle Tape 8347 features durable polypropylene film backing and a pressure-sensitive synthetic rubber resin adhesive that delivers excellent shear strength on a range of surfaces for packages up to 20 lbs. Tape rolls up to 5 km long allow for fewer roll changes on automated equipment, increasing production rate. A custom printable paper insert makes for enhanced brand recognition.
  • Designed for use on automatic carry handle application equipment
  • Longitudinal, monoxially-oriented polypropylene film backing delivers excellent durability for application and end use
  • Adhesive construction delivers shear strength for carrying capacities up to 20 lbs (9 kg)
  • Adheres to a range of surfaces including most shrink film overwrap packaging
  • Applies quickly with no dwell time
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Incredibly Convenient and Easy to Apply
Designed for smooth, efficient use with automated carry handle application equipment, our 3M™ Carry Handle Tape 8347 is built for creating a convenient handle to carry bulky packages. It provides excellent adhesion to most shrink film overwrap packaging, and a range of surfaces including paperboard, cardboard and polyester or PVC film. This tape features a durable polypropylene film backing, easily cut into tough handle strips that hold up during application and end use. The backing contains an aggressive rubber resin adhesive that adheres immediately – no dwell time to slow down production. This adhesive is formulated for excellent shear strength to suit a recommended carrying capacity of up to 20 lbs (9 kg). Combined with a custom printable paper insert, this tape provides excellent opportunities for branding.

Recommended Applications

  • Machine applying carry handles to bulky products such as small appliances, small electronics, lawn, garden, houseware and hardware items
  • Bundling like-products together for club store SKU
  • Suitable for a range of surfaces including:
    • Printed and unprinted paperboard
    • Corrugated cardboard
    • Polyethylene and polypropylene (strong shrink film/poly bags)
    • Polyester film
    • Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) film

3M™ Carry Handle Tape 8347 is level wound on a 6" core for fewer roll changes on application equipment, increasing production rate.

The Science of Better Adhesives from 3M
Since 1925 when one of our lab assistants invented masking tape, 3M has been applying science to life –developing adhesive products and technologies that help entire industries and individual businesses worldwide. The work that began with a single 3M engineer now spans decades and generations. And all of it goes into each of our industrial adhesive products like 3M™ Carry Handle Tape 8347 – to help businesses like yours operate faster, better and more efficiently.


 Adhesion Strength‎‎ 22 oz/in
 Adhesion Strength (metric)‎‎ 24.5 N/100mm
 Adhesive Type‎‎ Pressure Sensitive Rubber Resin
 Application Method‎‎ Pre-applied at Manufacturer
 Backing Material‎‎ Polypropylene
 Brand‎‎ 3M
 Carrying Capacity‎‎ 20 lb.
 Color‎‎ Clear
 Consumer Label‎‎ No
 Elongation‎‎ 40 Percent
 Industries‎‎ Paper,‎ Food and Beverage,‎ General Industrial
 Length‎‎ 5470 Linear Yard
 Length (Metric)‎‎ 5001.7 m
 Pads per Case‎‎ 1
 Product Form‎‎ Roll
 Tape Thickness‎‎ 2.9 Milli-inch (mil)
 Tensile Strength‎‎ 108 lb/in
 Tensile Strength (metric)‎‎ 1900 N/100mm
 Width‎‎ 1 Inch
 Width (Metric)‎‎ 25.4 mm