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3M 234 Masking Tape (General Purpose)

Tan 3M 234 Masking Tape

3M Scotch Crepe Paper Masking Tape

3M 234 Masking Tape is a Scotch(R) General Purpose Masking Tape features a strong backing and has a less aggressive adhesive. It is one of 3M’s most popular general purpose crepe backed masking tapes and performs exceptionally well in most indoor applications. It also features enough tensile strength to be of use in many holding, protecting and bundling applications. A controlled unwind ensures the tape dispenses evenly from the roll, making it less like to tear prematurely. The 3M 234 has proven itself in window and door manufacturing. 3M 234 General Purpose Masking Tape features one piece removal and is sliver resistant.

3M 234 Features Include:

  • Strong backing
  • Easy to tear
  • Resists slivering
  • One piece removal
  • Rubber adhesive provides instant adhesion
  • Resists lifting or curling
  • Crepe paper backing conforms and maintains integrity around corners
  • Performs well in paint bake operations
  • Manufactured without solvents for reduced environmental impact

Available Width Sizes:

0.25 Inch (6mm)
0.375 Inch (9mm)
0.47 Inch (12mm)
0.625 Inch (15mm)
0.7 Inch (18mm)
0.94 Inch (24mm)
1.41 Inch (36mm)
3 Inch (72mm)
4 Inch (96mm)
Custom Converting and Slitting is available for specialty shapes and sizes.

 

Product: 3M 234

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3M 234 Masking Tape

Applications

APPLICATION: Surface Protection

APPLICATION DESCRIPTION:

Scotch(R) General Purpose Masking Tape 234 has an excellent transfer resistance for difficult to remove from surfaces like EDPM rubber moldings. Designed for non-critical paint masking. Used throughout industry for holding, protecting, bundling and a vast number of other difficult jobs where a pressure sensitive tape is needed. Tests indicate it is better than conventional masking tapes for sunlight resistance. Can be certified for ASTD-D6123/D6123M97. Replaces obsolete PPP-T-42C, Type 1, (CID-A-A-883A). Typical physical and performance characteristics include: thickness: 6. 0 mils, adhesion to steel: 34 oz./in. width, tensile strength: 27 lbs./in. width, elongation at break: 8%, temperature use range: Up to 250(deg)F. Tan.

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Technical Data

BRAND: 3M

MATERIAL DESCRIPTION:

SIZE:60 Linear Yard,‎ 120 Linear Yard,‎ 60.14 Linear Yard,‎ 180 Linear Yard
COLOR:Tan
ADHESIVE TYPE:Pressure-Sensitive
CONSTRUCTION:Single Coated

TECHNICAL DATA:

ADHESIVE LAYER DESCRIPTION:Rubber
THICKNESS:5.9 mil (0.15 mm)
TENSILE STRENGTH:27 lb/in (472 N/100mm)
ELONGATION:8%

DATA SHEET:

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SHELF LIFE:

12 months from date of shipment

NOTES:

Physical and performance characteristics shown are obtained from tests recommended by vendor. Quality Assurance and Technical Service Departments do not represent a guarantee of product performance. Individual rolls may vary slightly from these averages. The user should determine whether the product is fit for a particular purpose and is suitable for the user's method of application before use.

The information listed above has been obtained from controlled laboratory tests and is reliable, but should not be used for the purpose of writing specifications. It is offered in good faith, but without guarantee, as conditions and methods of use of our products are beyond our control. It is recommended that the prospective user determine the product suitability before adapting for commercial use.

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Warranty

Physical and performance characteristics shown are obtained from tests recommended by vendor. Quality Assurance and Technical Service Departments do not represent a guarantee of product performance. Individual rolls may vary slightly from these averages. The user should determine whether the product is fit for a particular purpose and is suitable for the user's method of application before use.

The information listed above has been obtained from controlled laboratory tests and is reliable, but should not be used for the purpose of writing specifications. It is offered in good faith, but without guarantee, as conditions and methods of use of our products are beyond our control. It is recommended that the prospective user determine the product suitability before adapting for commercial use.