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3M™ Ultra-Thin Water Contact Indicator Tape 5559i

3M ID  AM000000894     
3M(TM) Ultra-Thin Water Contact Indicator Tape 5559i
3M(TM) Ultra-Thin Water Contact Indicator Tape 5559i
3M(TM) Ultra-Thin Water Contact Indicator Tape 5559i
3M(TM) Water Indicator Tape
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3M™ Water Contact Indicator Tape 5559i is an ultra-thin, 5.0 mil (127 micron) thick tape used to indicate water contact. The tape turns from white to red upon direct water contact. It is designed for transparent substrates.
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
  • "i" stands for inverted. It is designed transparent substrates to view indication from opposite side
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    Product Attributes

    Adhesive TypeAcrylic, applied to top white surface
    ApplicationIndicates Exposure To Water
    Application CategoryLabeling
    Backing ColorWhite
    Indicator LayerPaper
    Liner Thickness2.0 Milli-inch (mil)
    Liner Thickness (metric)0.051 mm
    Liner TypeSilicone Coated Polyester Film
    Print MethodInk Jet, Laser Jet
    Product FormRoll
    Product Series5559i
    SubstratePolycarbonate, Stainless Steel
    Total Tape Thickness without Liner5.0 Mil
    Total Tape Thickness without Liner (metric)0.127 mm
    Water Indication SpeedBest


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