Scotch® Filament Tape 897 is one of our top performing fiberglass-reinforced tapes for use in light-to-medium duty bundling, strapping, reinforcing and palletizing. The specially-formulated synthetic rubber resin adhesive bonds with minimum rubdown, and the polypropylene backing provides excellent resistance to nicks, abrasion, moisture, and scuffing.
Good 170 lbs/in tensile strength for light- to medium-duty bundling, reinforcing, and palletizing
Specially formulated rubber resin adhesive bonds to fiberboard surfaces, plastic and metal
Polypropylene backing provides excellent resistance to nicks, abrasion, moisture, and scuffing
Low 3% elongation at break helps keep bundles tight
Fiberglass-reinforced for high strength performance
High-Strength Tapes Maintain Product and Package Integrity
Scotch® filament-reinforced tapes and strapping tapes are high strength, reliable and affordable solutions for product and package integrity. For closing boxes, stabilizing pallets, bundling and reinforcing, securing appliance components during transport. Our high strength tapes provide important application benefits for manufacturers of piping, metal products, furniture, appliances, automotive parts, sporting goods, and also food and beverage processors.
3M Filament Reinforced Tape in comparison to competitor tape
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Transportation, Specialty Vehicle, Food and Beverage, Automotive, General Industrial