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Clear Structural Acrylic Gel Foam Tapes With Red Liner
What are Clear Structural Acrylic Gel Foam Tapes With Red Liner?
Our Gel Tapes will create a permanent reliable bond for either: indoor or outdoor applications and their structure will allow for differential rates of expansion - if bonding dissimilar materials.
This thick foamed structural acrylic gel tape is ideal for bonding: glass, clear plastics and other applications which require an invisible bond line. These foams are: soft, tacky and conformable, and acts as a very good seal and bonding tape.
Industries, where this tape has an ideal application uses include; but, not limited to: solar energy industry, glass partitions industry, windows industry, doors and safety glass manufacture.
Foamed Clear Structural Acrylic Gel Tapes Sizes
These structural tapes are available in the following sizes:
- 6mm x 0.5mm x 33 Metres
- 6mm x 1mm x 33 Metres
- 6mm x 2mm x 33 Metres
- 12mm x 0.5mm x 33 Metres
- 12mm x 1mm x 33 Metres
- 12mm x 2mm x 33 Metres
- 19mm x 1mm x 33 Metres
- 25mm x 0.5mm x 33 Metres
- 25mm x 1mm x 33 Metres
- 25mm x 2mm x 16.5 Metres
Foamed Clear Structural Acrylic Gel Tapes Application Use
These structural tapes are used for the following types of applications:
- Bonding glass
- Bonding clear plastics
- Bonding applications which require an invisible bond line
- Solar industry
- Glass partitions
- Safety glass
- POS - Point of Sale
- Glass in general
Features & benefits information
These adhesive tapes have several key features & benefits. These include:
- That this tape isolates dissimilar metals
- That it is virtually invisible
- That it has a high temperature tolerant
- That it is solvent / moisture resistant
- That it has a high cleavage strength
- That it leaves surface intact
What makes our Viscoelastic foamed acrylic gel tapes bond so well?
The viscoelastic properties of these types of tapes allow the adhesive to flow into the microscopic surface of the materials being bonded.
The adhesive bond is therefore very strong when there is good wet out, enabling maximum adhesive contact under pressure with the substrates to be bonded.
Abrading the surface to be bonded actually improves the strength of the bond. This abrading creates a rough surface for a greater area for the adhesive to key into.
Along with this the elastic characteristics of the foam adhesive, give it very good internal cohesive strength to support loads in both: static and dynamic shear.
This also gives the foam very good peel adhesion strength and is soft and very flexible which means it has great conformability.
This type of adhesive also has a very good elasticity due to the high internal cohesive strength of the foam and will go around curves well.
Who are Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Solutions?
PSA Solutions Ltd, are: Clear Structural Acrylic Gel Foam Tape Suppliers, based in Leicestershire, UK.
We have a large range of: Acrylic Tapes, in our Leicester warehouse, ready to be dispatched - normally - within 2-3 days.
So if you can not see the adhesive you are looking for contact our friendly sales team for free advice.
Where can I find out more?
To find out even more technical information about acrylic please see this Wikipedia page.