Easily identifiable, Scotch® Filament Tape 899 is a red, high-strength tape comprised of a polypropylene backing and a pressure-sensitive rubber resin adhesive. This easy identifiable tape is abrasion and moisture resistant and offers both strong initial adhesion and long-term holding power.
High-strength, filament-reinforced tape resists nicks, abrasion and moisture
Red color is easily identifiable and attractive for printed boxes
Synthetic rubber adhesive provides long-term holding power and bonds easily to most fiberboard, plastics and metal surfaces
Glass yarn filaments add strength for box closing, bundling and more
Instantaneous and Identifiable Scotch® Filament Tape 899 (PDF, 11 Kb) is best recognized by its signature red color, which is both highly visible in a commercial setting and highly attractive when applied to printed boxes. This filament-reinforced tape has a red, polypropylene backing that resists abrasion, moisture, scuffing and breaks, even if nicked or punctured. With an increased tensile strength, this tape is ideal for a variety of reinforcing, strapping and bundling applications. The synthetic adhesive bonds well to a variety of surfaces commonly used in packaging, such as corrugated cardboard, fiberboard, plastic and metals.
Packing corrugated fiberboard
Strapping and reinforcing
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3M's line of filament-reinforced tapes and strapping tapes are high strength, reliable and affordable solutions that give you product and package integrity. For closing boxes, stabilizing pallets, bundling and reinforcing; securing appliance components during transport and easy-open tear strips, our high strength tapes provide important benefits for manufacturers of piping, metal products, furniture, appliances, automotive parts, sporting goods, as well as food and beverage processors.
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Transportation, Specialty Vehicle, Metalworking, Automotive, Furniture, Military & Government, General Industrial, Consumer Goods