Industrial Tapes


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3m VHB Tape 5952 - Black

Best For Bonding Paints & Plastics: 3M 5952 VHB Tape - Black

While 3M 5952 VHB tape bonds well with a variety of metals like aluminum, stainless steel, copper, zinc, tin, lead, and anodized aluminum, it also adheres to glass and numerous plastics and paints. It has a conformable foam core that makes good contact between slightly mismatched substrates, making it an all-around stellar and versatile product for many application processes.

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3M 4926 VHB Tape

Best For Metal & Glass: 3M 4926 VHB Tape

3M 4926 VHB tape has multi-purpose acrylic adhesive on both sides of a conformable foam core. The combination of strength, conformability, and adhesion make this tape one of the most capable and well-rounded 3M™ VHB™ Tapes. It is specifically designed for good adhesion to metals, glass, and other materials with medium to high surface energy.

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3M RP+160GF VHB Tape

Best For Signage: 3M RP+160GF VHB Tape

3M RP+ 160GF tape has a modified acrylic adhesive on both sides of a conformable adhesive foam core. It is specifically designed for good adhesion to plastics, metals, and glass with high and medium surface energy. Applications for this tape include not just signage but also stiffener attachment to panels and decorative muntin bar attachment to windows.

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FAQs About Industrial Tapes

Industrial tapes are known for their high-strength and long-lasting bonding applications and are often strong enough to replace screws, rivets, and other mechanical fasteners. Although incredibly strong, they can also be used in applications where holding strength is meant to be temporary to create a “fugitive” or removable bond.

Double-sided industrial tape is used in a variety of industries for applications such as bonding, mounting, and more. Great for joining dissimilar substrates and textured surfaces, it can also be used to fill small gaps.

3M VHB tape is a series of double-sided industrial tapes consisting of an acrylic foam core with acrylic adhesive on both sides. Durable and long-lasting, VHB tapes are exceptionally resistant to high and low temperatures. Designed to replace mechanical fasteners, they can simplify the production process and improve the aesthetics of your projects. 

Hotmelt.com is a proud distributor of 3M VHB tape. Scroll up to see the wide assortment of 3M VHB tapes we carry, or reach out to one of our adhesives experts if you don’t see the product you’re looking for here. 

Tapes are often sized by length, width and thickness. Products like 3M VHB and Infinity Bond industrial tapes are available here on our site in a wide range of sizes. If an application requires a custom size or specialty cutouts, don't hesitate to reach out to one of our adhesives experts.

Acrylic tapes like 3M VHB or Infinity Bond High Performance Double-Sided Acrylic Foam Tape are weather-resistant tapes that are ideal for indoor and outdoor use. 

Introduced in 1980, the VHB in 3M VHB tape stands for Very High Bonding. While the term “VHB Tape” was coined by 3M, a number of other tape products in this category offer the same performance at a lower cost. 

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