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Flexible and conformable, our pressure sensitive adhesives (PSAs) offer high-temperature resistance and strength to meet the requirements of different applications and environments.

Selecting the Best Silicone PSA
 

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Used in a Variety of Industries:

Wide temperature range capabilitiesElectronicsResistance to moisture/UVPackagingAdhesion to low energy surfacesProtective
Tapes/Films
ConformabilityPressure Sensitive
Converting
Clean removabilityGeneral Industrial
Processing
Electrical insulation propertiesAutomotive
Sound-dampening characteristicsAerospaceAnd moreMedical and
Healthcare
  

 

Applications Include (but Not Limited to)

 

Electrical Insulating Tapes
Applications
  • Insulating Electrical Components (Motor Windings, Transformers, Capacitors, Connectors, etc.)
Backings
  • PTFE
     
  • Polymide
     
  • Glass Cloth
Performance Needs
  • Electrical Insulation
     
  • Broad Use Temperature

 

Electrical Assembly Tapes
Applications
  • Bonding
     
  • Temporary Fixation
     
  • Removable RFID Tags
Backings
  • Polyester
     
  • Polymide
     
  • PTFE
Performance Needs
  • Conformability
     
  • Chemical/High Temperature Resistance
     
  • Clean Removability
     
  • Low Migration

 

Electrical Masking Tapes
Applications
  • Circuit Board Masking
    for Metal Plating
     
  • Etching & Soldering
    Bath Operations
Backings
  • Polyester
     
  • Polymide
     
  • PTFE
Performance Needs
  • Conformability
     
  • Chemical & High Temperature Resistance
     
  • Clean Removability
     
  • Low Migration

 

Protective Tapes/Films
Applications
  • Electronics/Electrical
    Protective Tape
     
  • Carrier Tape
     
  • LCD
     
  • Polarizing
     
  • Prism Film
     
  • Diffuser Metal Protective Film
Backings
  • PET
     
  • Polymide
     
  • Polyester
Performance Needs
  • High Temperature Resistance
     
  • Low Adhesion
     
  • Stable Adhesion
     
  • Low Migration
     
  • Clean Removability
     
  • Excellent Wettability

 

Transfer Tapes and Labels
Applications
  • Surface Modification
     
  • Specialty Masking
     
  • Part Bonding
     
  • Auto/Electrical Labels
     
  • Specialty Labels
Backings
  • Various with Fluorosilicone Coated Release Liner
Performance Needs
  • High Temperature Resistance
     
  • Adhesion to Low Energy Surfaces with Easy Release

 

Splicing Tapes
Applications
  • Splicing of Low Surface Energy Substrate in High Temperature
     
  • Bonding of Low Surface Energy Substrate in High Temperature
     
  • Chemical
     
  • Solvent Etching Process
     
  • During High Speed Continuous Process
Backings
  • PET
Performance Needs
  • High Adhesion to Low Energy Surfaces
     
  • Quick Stick/High Tack for Flying Splices

 

Thermal Spray Tapes
Applications
  • Plasma and Flame Spray Tapes
Backings
  • Glass Cloth
     
  • Coated Glass Cloth
     
  • Foil
     
  • PTFE
     
  • Silicone Coated Glass Cloth
Performance Needs
  • Chemical and High Temperature Resistance
     
  • Clean Removability

 

Heat Seal Tapes
Applications
  • Bonding Heating Plate
     
  • Surface in the Thermal
     
  • Sealing of Plastic Film/Bags
Backings
  • Glass Cloth
     
  • Coated Glass Cloth
     
  • PTFE
     
  • Silicone Coated Glass Cloth
Performance Needs
  • High Temperature Resistance (220-250°C)
     
  • Clean Removability

 

Powder Coating Masking Tape
Applications
  • Masking and Protecting a Part or Surface during Powder Coating and Curing Process
Backings
  • PET
Performance Needs
  • Chemical and High Temperature Resistance
     
  • Clean Removability
     
  • Sharp Boundary Edge after Masking Removal

 

Wire Winding or Mica Tape
Applications
  • Wrapping Conductor Wires inside Cable
Backings
  • Mica Sheet
     
  • PSA
     
  • Glass Cloth
Performance Needs
  • Insulating Properties
     
  • High Track
     
  • High Adhesion
     
  • Good Durability
     
  • Fire Resistance

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