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3M™ Polyethylene Film Tape 483 Yellow, 2 in x 36 yd 5.3 mil, 24 Individually wrapped rolls per case Conveniently Packaged

3M ID  70006747961    UPC#  00051115688508    Part Number  483    3M Product Number  483     
3M(TM) Polyethylene Film Tape 483 IW Yellow
3M(TM) Polyethylene Film Tape 483 IW Yellow
3M™ Polyethylene Tape 483, 5.3 mil (0.13 mm) polyethylene backing with rubber adhesive, low sulfur and halogen content, conformable, good solvent resistant properties, remains flexible to -20 degrees
  • Yellow, 3.9 mil polyethylene backing, 170 degress F
  • General purpose polyethylene tape, vivid colors, plastic core availability, acid and alkali resistant
  • Non-corrosive, flexible, abrasion resistant, conformable, wear resistant, clean removal, maintain color, easy to apply, versatile, moisture resistant, visible, multiple colors
  • Automotive, aerospace, military, general industrial, MRO, facilities management, transportation, marine
  • Safety coding, hazard marking, identifying, sealing, color coding, paint masking, protecting, bundling, OSHA color coding
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3M™ Polyethylene Tape 483, used in general sealing of containers, electroplating and P.C. board masking, silicone chip holding, decorative, safety marking and color coding


Adhesion to Steel oz/in (N/100 mm)12 (13)
Adhesive TypeRubber
ApplicationsColor Coding Tools & Equipment
Backing MaterialPolyethylene
Backing Thickness3.9 mil
Backing Thickness (metric)0.1 mm
Elongation300 Percent
IndustriesTransportation, Specialty Vehicle, Automotive, Military & Government, General Industrial, MRO
Length36 Linear Yard
Length (Metric)32.91 m
Maximum Operating Temperature (Celsius)76 Degree Celsius
Maximum Operating Temperature (Fahrenheit)170 Degree Fahrenheit
Meets SpecificationsFederal Spec MIL STD 2041 D, Filmtec 483
Performance LevelHigh Performance
Product FormRoll
Shelf Life in Months (from date of manufacture)18
Tensile Strength10 lb/in
Tensile Strength (metric)175 N/100mm
Total Thickness5 mil
Width2 Inch
Width (Metric)50.8 mm