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3M™ Glass Cloth Tape 398FR White, 3 in x 36 yd, 12 per case Bulk

3M ID  70006351541    UPC#  00021200966736    3M Product Number  398FR     
3M(TM) Glass Cloth Tape 398FR White, 3 in x 36 yd
3M(TM) Glass Cloth Tape 398FR White, 3 in x 36 yd
3M(TM) Glass Cloth Tape 398FR White, 3 in x 36 yd
Designed primarily for sealing aircraft cargo bay panels, 3M™ Glass Cloth Tape 398FR is an ideal choice for applications requiring high adhesion, an abrasion resistant backing and flame retardant properties. This tape offers a durable abrasion and puncture resistant glass cloth backing that is conformable for ease of installation.
  • Durable backing provides abrasion and puncture resistance for long-term aging performance in aerospace applications
  • Acrylic adhesive provides excellent long-aging properties ideal for many permanent applications
  • Available on a skip-slit liner for ease of application
  • Meets flame retardant specifications of F.A.R. 25.853(a)‎ and F.A.R. 25.855(d)‎ and is EU Compliant
  • High conformability to bond over a variety of difficult textures and uneven or curved surfaces
  • Formulation does not contain antimony
  • Offers good temperature resistance of -20ºF/-29ºC to 250ºF/121ºC
  • Meets requirements of and can be qualified to Boeing material specifications BMS 5-146 Type I, Class I, Grade A
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Overview

Permanently Seal and Protect
Our 3M™ Glass Cloth Tape 398FR features a white glass-cloth backing designed to provide a clean finished appearance. This tape features a pressure sensitive, acrylic adhesive that adheres to a variety of substrates. It is available on a skip-slit liner for ease of application. Once bonded, this adhesive provides high, secure adhesion for extended periods in a wide range of climate and temperature conditions, including temperatures as high as 250°F/121°C. A blue polyethylene film liner assists with ease of application. This tape features good puncture resistance, high tensile strength and superior abrasion resistance.

3M™ Glass Cloth Tape 398FR meets the flame retardant specifications of F.A.R. Part 25.853(a), F.A.R. Part 25.855(d) and MIL A-3316C 3 13.1 and 3 13.2. It is EU compliant per directive 2003/11/EC of the European Parliament and the Council of February 6, 2003 amending Council Directive 76/769/EEC which restricts the use of penta-BDE and octa-BDE flame retardants. This tape meets requirements of and can be qualified to Boeing material specifications BMS 5-146 Type I, Class I, Grade A.

Recommended Applications

  • Sealing thermal and acoustic insulation panels where high adhesion and flame retardancy are needed
  • Aircraft window sealing, duct sealing and seat repair
  • Protection of wire harnesses, electrical cables or hoses from temperature extremes and abrasion

 

Attributes

 Adhesion Strength‎‎ 38 oz/in
 Adhesion Strength (metric)‎‎ 42 N/100mm
 Adhesive Type‎‎ Acrylic
 Applications‎‎ Splicing Flame-Retardant Tape
 Backing Material‎‎ Glass cloth
 Backing Thickness‎‎ 5 mil
 Backing Thickness (metric)‎‎ 0.13 mm
 Back-Side Adhesive Thickness (metric)‎‎ 0.13 mm
 Brand‎‎ 3M
 Color‎‎ White
 Consumer Label‎‎ No
 Elongation‎‎ 7 Percent
 Industries‎‎ Transportation,‎ Specialty Vehicle,‎ Construction,‎ Automotive,‎ Military & Government,‎ General Industrial,‎ Aerospace
 Length‎‎ 36 Linear Yard
 Length (Metric)‎‎ 32.91 m
 Maximum Operating Temperature (Celsius)‎‎ 121 Degree Celsius
 Maximum Operating Temperature (Fahrenheit)‎‎ 250 Degree Fahrenheit
 Minimum Operating Temperature (Fahrenheit)‎‎ -20 Degree Fahrenheit
 Primary Liner‎‎ Polyethylene Film
 Product Form‎‎ Roll
 Shelf Life in Months (from date of manufacture)‎‎ 24
 Tape Thickness‎‎ 7 Milli-inch (mil)
 Tensile Strength‎‎ 130 lb/in
 Tensile Strength (metric)‎‎ 2276 N/100mm
 Thickness‎‎ 7 mil
 Thickness (Metric)‎‎ 0.18 mm
 Width‎‎ 3 Inch
 Width (Metric)‎‎ 76.2 mm