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3M™ Flatback Tape 2517 Medium Brown, 12 in x 60 yd 6.5 mil, 1 per inner box 4 per case Bulk

3M ID  70006378106    UPC#  00051115058455    3M Product Number  2517     
3M(TM) Masking Flatback Tape 2517
3M(TM) Masking Flatback Tape 2517
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3M™ Flatback Tape 2517 is a good, general purpose tape ideal for a range of web processing and splicing applications where adhesion in high temperature bake cycles is necessary. This durable tape features a dependable kraft paper backing capable of resisting high temperatures as well as moisture, and can be torn by hand for easy application.
  • Designed for general purpose splicing
  • Offers quick and simple roll starting and roll closure
  • Durable backing can be torn by hand, yet is suitable for machine dispensing
  • Natural rubber adhesive offers dependable tack and holding power
  • Can withstand a bake cycle up to 300°F/149°C for up to 30 minutes
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3M™ Flatback Tape 2517
A general purpose tape for splicing liner boards, bundling, holding and packaging applications
A Tough Tape for High Temperatures
3M™ Flatback Tape 2517 was designed specifically to be a strong tape capable of meeting the everyday demands of the most web processing and splicing applications. This smooth flatback tape features an unbleached kraft paper backing that combines strength and heat resistance with consistent unwind and hand-tearability for easy handling in roll starting and roll closure. This tape can be certified to meet ASTM-D6123 type II.

Recommended Applications
  • Roll starting
  • Roll closure
  • High and low temperature splicing
  • General purpose packaging
  • Web processing
The Benefit of Flatback Tape
In high-volume industries, where the speed and efficiency of applications play a major role, 3M has designed a series of flatback tapes whose combination of smooth paper backing and controlled unwind provide optimal performance for large-scale jobs. Desired results such as simplified roll starting and roll closure, temperature and moisture resistance, as well as easy handling, make 3M's flatback tapes the go-to solution for operations worldwide.


 Adhesion Strength‎‎ 78 oz/in
 Adhesion Strength (metric)‎‎ 85 N/100mm
 Adhesive Type‎‎ Rubber
 Backing Material‎‎ Kraft Paper
 Brand‎‎ 3M™
 Color‎‎ Medium Brown
 Consumer Label‎‎ No
 Elongation‎‎ 2 Percent
 Industries‎‎ Transportation,‎ Specialty Vehicle,‎ Metalworking,‎ Automotive,‎ Furniture,‎ Military & Government,‎ General Industrial,‎ Electronics,‎ Woodworking
 Length‎‎ 60 Linear Yard
 Length (Metric)‎‎ 54.86 m
 Maximum Operating Temperature (Celsius)‎‎ 149 Degree Celsius
 Maximum Operating Temperature (Fahrenheit)‎‎ 300 Degree Fahrenheit
 Product Form‎‎ Roll
 Shelf Life‎‎ 12 months from date of shipment
 Tensile Strength‎‎ 35 lb/in
 Tensile Strength (metric)‎‎ 543 N/100mm
 Thickness‎‎ 6.5 mil
 Thickness (Metric)‎‎ 0.16 mm
 Width‎‎ 12 Inch
 Width (Metric)‎‎ 304.8 mm


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