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3M™ Ultra-Thin Water Contact Indicator Tape 5559

3M ID  AM000000886     
3M(TM) Ultra-Thin Water Contact Indicator Tape 5559
3M(TM) Ultra-Thin Water Contact Indicator Tape 5559
3M(TM) Ultra-Thin Water Contact Indicator Tape 5559
3M(TM) Water Indicator Tape
3M(TM) Water Contact Indicator Tapes cover photo
3M™ Ultra-thin Water Contact Indicator Tape 5559 changes color RAPIDLY from white to red upon contact w/water. It is designed to withstand heat & humidity aging w/o giving water indication. The top surface is press printable by laser & ink jet devices.
Features and Benefits

Paper backing
  • Highly absorbent, transports water to show indications

    Acrylic adhesive
  • Very high bond strength to most surfaces including low surface energy plastics such as polypropylene and powder coatings

    Total construction
  • Rotary die cuttable
  • Thinner to enable slim electronics device design
  • No film top layer
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    Product Attributes

     Adhesive Type‎ Acrylic‎
     Application‎ Indicates Exposure To Water‎
     Application Category‎ Labeling‎
     Backing Color‎ White‎
     Indicator Layer‎ Paper‎
     Liner Thickness‎ 2.0 Milli-inch (mil) ‎
     Liner Thickness (metric)‎ 0.051 mm‎
     Liner Type‎ Silicone Coated Polyester Film‎
     Print Method‎ Ink Jet‎ ,  Laser Jet‎
     Product Form‎ Roll‎
     Product Series‎ 5559‎
     Substrate‎ Polycarbonate‎ ,  Stainless Steel‎
     Total Tape Thickness without Liner‎ 5.0 Mil‎
     Total Tape Thickness without Liner (metric)‎ 0.127 mm‎
     Water Indication Speed‎ Best‎


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