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3M™ 9865A Polyethylene Single Sided Medical Tape, 42 # Liner

3M ID  70000126766    CAT#  9865A     
3M Medical Materials 9865A Polyethylene Single Coated Tape
3M Medical Materials 9865A Polyethylene Single Coated Tape
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This single sided medical tape on a roll (9865A) consists of a lighter weight, surface treated 3.8 mil polyethylene film for improved printing. Liquid barrier, matte finish, translucent, heat sealable. The tape is supplied on a 63 # poly-coated, bleached Kraft paper liner, silicone coated on one side, which has a nominal caliper of 4.9 mils (0.12mm).


  • Reduced Adhesion
  • Surface treated for Printing
  • Printable
  • Diecuttable for converting
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May be used for health care medical devices. The tape is wound with the liner on the inside of the roll.

3M Medical Materials and Technologies helps health care manufacturers design and build more reliable, innovative and feature-rich medical devices. Customers leverage 3M technical expertise to select materials and technologies that integrate together for their break-through medical industry, device innovations designed for improving or enhancing lives.


 Adhesive Material‎‎ Acrylate
 Adhesive Type‎‎ Acrylic / Acrylate
 Backing Caliper‎‎ 3 mil
 Backing Caliper (metric)‎‎ 80 Micron
 Backing Material‎‎ Polyethylene
 Backing Thickness‎‎ 3 mil
 Backing Thickness (metric)‎‎ 80 Micron
 Brand‎‎ 3M
 Breathable‎‎ No
 Color‎‎ Clear
 Conformability‎‎ High
 Fluid Resistance Backing/Carrier‎‎ Yes
 Hypoallergenic‎‎ No
 Latex‎‎ No
 Liner Caliper (metric)‎‎ 60 Micron
 Liner Caliper (mils)‎‎ 3.2 mil
 Liner Color‎‎ White
 Liner Material‎‎ Paper
 Liner Weight‎‎ 54 lb.
 Liner Weight (metric)‎‎ 88 g/m²
 Material‎‎ Polyethylene
 Maximum Length (metric)‎‎ 1143 m
 Maximum Width Capacity‎‎ 48 Inch
 Maximum Width Capacity (metric)‎‎ 1220 mm
 Primary Application‎‎ Personal Care/Retail
 Printable Backing‎‎ Yes
 Product Family‎‎ Single Sided Plastic Tape
 Product Type‎‎ Polyethylene
 Product Usage‎‎ Adhesion to skin,‎ Adhesion to Substrate
 Sterilization Method‎‎ EtO,‎ Gamma
 Tape Color‎‎ Clear,‎ Transparent
 Tape Type‎‎ Single Sided Polyethylene Tape
 Thickness‎‎ 3.8 mil
 Thickness (Metric)‎‎ 0.1 mm
 Width‎‎ 48 Inch