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3M™ Water Contact Indicator Tape 5557NA

3M ID  AM000002478     
3M(TM) Water Contact Indicator Tape 5557NA
3M(TM) Water Contact Indicator Tape 5557NA
3M(TM) Water Indicator Tape
3M(TM) Water Contact Indicator Tapes cover photo
3M(TM) Water Contact Indicator Tape 5557NP
3M™ Water Contact Indicator Tape 5557NA is a 7 mil printable product that shows area specific, long lasting indication when contacted by water. When liquid containing water comes in contact with the product, the color rapidly changes from white to red.
Features and Benefits

Film top layer
  • Printable by thermal transfer, flexographic, and screen printing methods.
  • Provides improved ink receptivity
  • Provides protection from soiling and moisture during handling

    Paper backing
  • Highly absorbent, transports water to show indications

    Total construction
  • Rotary die cuttable
  • No adhesive
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    Product Attributes

    Adhesive TypeNo Adhesive
    ApplicationIndicates Exposure To Water
    Application CategoryLabeling
    Indicator LayerPaper
    Liner TypeNo Liner
    Print MethodFlexographic, Screen Print, Thermal Transfer Printable
    Product FormRoll
    Product Series5557NA
    SubstratePolycarbonate, Stainless Steel
    Top FilmNo Film
    Total Tape Thickness without Liner4.0 mil
    Total Tape Thickness without Liner (metric)0.10 mm
    Water Indication SpeedBest


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