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3M™ Polyester Film Tape 856 Transparent, 1 in x 72 yd, 36 per case

3M ID  70006153053    UPC#  00021200694417    3M Product Number  856     
3M™ Polyester Film Tape 856
3M™ Polyester Film Tape 856
3M™ Polyester Film Tape 856 is an economically priced edging and reinforcing tape. It features a tough, polyester backing and is slightly more elastic and conformable than 8411 tape. It can be used for permanent edging and reinforcing three-hole punched paper and cardboard.
  • Tough film provides abrasion and edge tear resistance
  • Polyester backing provides strength without thickness
  • Transparent backing allows visibility of information protected by the tape
  • Acrylic adhesive adheres to a wide variety of substrates
  • Low moisture vapor transmission rate
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Economical Reinforcement
3M™Polyester Film Tape 856 is a transparent 2.0 mil polyester film tape with an acrylic adhesive. It is a value priced edging and reinforcing tape commonly used in a variety of industrial, paper and print applications. The tough polyester backing provides excellent abrasion and tear resistance and also has a low moisture vapor transmission rate. It is a long term aging, transparent backing that provides visibility through the tape. This protects vital information without obscuring important details.

Recommended Applications

  • Paper edging
  • Hole reinforcing
  • Label protection
  • Reinforcement of punch holes in card stock
  • Attaching, holding, tabbing, and mending various papers

Adhere with Acrylic
This tape features an acrylic adhesive that adheres immediately on contact to a variety of substrates. Once bonded this adhesive will provide high, secure adhesion for extended periods. This acrylic adhesive resists yellowing in long term use.


 Adhesion Strength‎‎ 20 oz/in
 Adhesion Strength (metric)‎‎ 22 N/100mm
 Adhesive Type‎‎ Acrylic
 Applications‎‎ Edging & Reinforcing Paper
 Backing Material‎‎ Polyester
 Brand‎‎ 3M
 Color‎‎ Transparent
 Core Size‎‎ 3
 Diameter‎‎ 4.143
 Elongation‎‎ 90 Percent
 Industries‎‎ Paper,‎ General Industrial,‎ Print
 Length‎‎ 72 Linear Yard
 Length (Metric)‎‎ 65.83 m
 Product Form‎‎ Roll
 Tensile Strength‎‎ 25 lb/in
 Tensile Strength (metric)‎‎ 438 N/100mm
 Thickness‎‎ 2 mil
 Thickness (Metric)‎‎ 0.05 mm
 Width‎‎ 1 Inch
 Width (Metric)‎‎ 25.4 mm