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3M™ 1516 Transparent Polyester Single Sided Medical Tape without Liner

3M ID  70000021892    CAT#  1516     
3M Medical Materials 1516 Polyester Single Coated Tape
3M Medical Materials 1516 Polyester Single Coated Tape
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This single sided medical tape on a roll (1516) consists of a matte finish, 1 mil clear polyester, coated with a pressure sensitive acrylate adhesive. May be used for health care medical devices.


  • Translucent
  • Strong
  • Diecuttable for converting
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 Adhesive Material‎‎ Acrylate
 Adhesive Type‎‎ Tack. Acrylic / Acrylate
 Backing Caliper‎‎ 1 mil
 Backing Caliper (metric)‎‎ 25 Micron
 Backing Material‎‎ Polyester
 Backing Thickness‎‎ 1 mil
 Backing Thickness (metric)‎‎ 30 Micron
 Brand‎‎ 3M
 Breathable‎‎ No
 Color‎‎ Clear
 Conformability‎‎ Medium
 Fluid Resistance Backing/Carrier‎‎ Yes
 Hypoallergenic‎‎ No
 Liner Material‎‎ None
 Material‎‎ Polyester
 Maximum Length (metric)‎‎ 686 m
 Maximum Width Capacity‎‎ 48 Inch
 Maximum Width Capacity (metric)‎‎ 1220 mm
 Primary Application‎‎ Monitoring/Diagnostic
 Printable Backing‎‎ No
 Product Family‎‎ Single Sided Plastic Tape
 Product Type‎‎ Polyester, Incise & Polyurethane
 Product Usage‎‎ Adhesion to Substrate
 Sterilization Method‎‎ EtO,‎ Gamma,‎ Steam
 Tape Color‎‎ Clear,‎ Transparent
 Tape Type‎‎ Single Sided Polyester Tape
 Thickness‎‎ 2.3 mil
 Thickness (Metric)‎‎ 0.06 mm
 Width‎‎ 48 Inch