Closed Cell Foam Tape is Clean, Waste-free Substitute for Liquid Sealant

Oct. 13, 2008
Pres-On®, a leading supplied of adhesive-backed industrial products, today introduced new PF-1400 low-density, closed cell polyethylene foam tape. A clean, waste-free alternative to liquid sealant, PF-1400 offers excellent weatherability in a wide temperature range. PF-1400 is an economical, general-purpose solution that addresses industry's need for long-lasting sealing, insulation, sound dampening and cushioning. Companies involved in the production of doors, windows and cars, as well as contractors who install HVAC equipment, will appreciate the tape's superior wear resistance, ease-of-application, and wide variety of thicknesses, widths and roll lengths. PF-1400 is coated on one side with a high-tack rubber adhesive, protected by a paper release liner. It will bond to virtually any clean substrate, including irregular surfaces where it conforms to shape a positive seal. Functional temperature for the adhesive is 0° F to 140° F. • Loop Tack115 oz/in typical • Adhesion to Steel @ 72°F • Steel immediate7 lbs/in width or foam tear • Steel after 24 hrs8 lbs/in width or foam tear • Adhesion to Steel, 20 minute dwell10 lbs/in width minimum • Static Shear @ 72°F 1 x 1 x 500 grams1000 hours minimum • Static Shear @ 72°F 1 x 1 x 1000 grams200 hours minimum • Optimal Application Temperature50°F to 80°F • Functional Temperature0°F to 140°F • Shelf Life1 year stored at room temperature