3M Aerospace and Aircraft Maintenance Division Datasheets for Adhesive Tapes

Adhesive tapes are used to assemble materials or parts together using a sticky chemical bond. Adhesive tapes are made by coating a backing or carrier (paper, plastic film, cloth, foam or foil) with an adhesive on a web or roll coater.
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Product Name Notes
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8617 Matte Transparent 0.004 inch (0.10 mm) outdoor grade polyurethane protective backing with 0.012 inch (0.30 mm) high tack, quick grab rubber based adhesive. Applications include joining and sealing of canvas, rubber, leather,...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8616 Matte Transparent 0.004 inch (0.10 mm) thick outdoor grade polyurethane protective backing with 0.012 inch (0.30 mm) high tack plasticizer compatible acrylic adhesive. Applications include repair of vinyl materials. Tough thermoplastic polyurethane...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8673DL Transparent Dual Liner 14.0 mil thick uv stable polyurethane protective tape with acrylic adhesive. Applications include demanding military and commercial aircraft external applications subjected to years of outdoor use. Provided with dual liner...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8663DLTransparent 18.0 mil polyurethane protective tape with acrylic adhesive. Very tough thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer designed for outdoor industrial applications. Abrasion, erosion, scratch, puncture, and impact resistant. Abrasion, erosion, scratch, puncture, and...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8542HS 22 mil thick military grade polyurethane protective tape with high shear (HS) acrylic adhesive. Applications include advanced rotor blade protection on military helicopters. Tough thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer designed for outdoor...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8667HS Transparent Non-Skip Slit Liner 28 mil thick Military Grade Polyurethane Protective Tape Very tough thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer with 3M HS (High Shear) acrylic adhesive. Military grade material for abrasion, erosion, scratch, puncture, moisture and...
3M™ Paint Replacement Tape -- 5004-46320 3M™ Paint Replacement Tape is a fluoropolymer film with acrylic adhesive that provides high performance, low surface energy coating solution for both interior and exterior applications. 3M fluoropolymer films are...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 131-2 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Bonding Film AF 131-2 is designed for the bonding of honeycomb and metal to metal components where high strengths at 450°F (232°C) are required.
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF-15 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Bonding Film AF 15 is an unsupported film adhesive of nitrile-phenolic type, supplied with a protective liner.
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Splice Adhesive Film -- AF 3002 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Core Splice Adhesive Film AF 3002 is a 250-350°F (121-177°C) curing, low density, expandable product designed for the purpose of filling mismatched areas, and for splicing and reinforcing...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ LS Structural Adhesive Film -- AF-163 2LS 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Lightning Strike Structural Adhesive Film AF 163 2LS is thermosetting, laminated metal foil films that adheres to cold and release coated tools.
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ LD Composite Surfacing Film -- AF-163 2XS 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Low Density Composite Surfacing Film AF 163 2XS is thermosetting, laminated metal foil films that adheres to cold and release coated tools.
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ LD Composite Surfacing Films -- AF 325 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Low Density Composite Surfacing Films AF 325 is a thermosetting, laminated metal foil film that adheres to cold and release coated tools. Excellent for surfacing composites. Provides a...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ LD Composite Surfacing Films -- AF 325LS 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Low Density Composite Surfacing Films AF 325LS is a thermosetting, laminated metal foil film that adheres to cold and release coated tools. Comes in two weights of copper...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- SF100 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ SF 100 Film is a toughened, thermosetting epoxy adhesive formulated to provide durability in metal and composite bonding. Properties of 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film SF 100 are...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 126-4 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive AF 126 is a thermosetting, non-volatile, modified epoxy film adhesive designed for structural bonding of metals. Cure at temperatures as low as 225°F (107°C). Optimum results...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 126 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive AF 126 is a thermosetting, non-volatile, modified epoxy film adhesive designed for structural bonding of metals. Cure at temperatures as low as 225°F (107°C). Optimum results...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF-3185 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive AF 3185 film is a non-volatile, thermosetting epoxy laminating adhesive and glass cloth combination designed for the structural bonding and for the preparation of reinforced epoxy...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF-32 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive AF 32 is an unsupported, thermosetting film adhesive designed for structural bonding especially where high peel strengths or vibration damping is required.
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 126 FR 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film AF 126 FR is a flame retardant, thermosetting, toughened, epoxy adhesive film designed for structural bonding. Cure at temperatures as low as 180F (82C). Excellent...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 126-3 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film AF 126-3 is a thermosetting, toughened epoxy adhesive films designed for structural bonding. Excellent strength in metal-to-metal, composite, and honeycomb sandwich applications. Cure at temperatures...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 130-2 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film AF 130-2 is designed for the bonding of honeycomb to metal and metal applications where high performance properties are needed over the -67 to 400°F...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 143-2 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film AF 143-2 is designed for the bonding of honeycomb and metal to metal components where high strengths at 350°F (177°C) are required. Preliminary indications are...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 147 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film AF 147 is a thermosetting nonvolatile, modified epoxy film adhesive designed for bonding of honeycomb and metal to metal components where high strengths at 300°F...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 30 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film AF 30 is an unsupported, thermosetting film adhesive developed for structural bonding of metals and high strength plastic laminates (epoxy and phenolic). Some advantages of...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 31 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film AF 31 is an unsupported, thermosetting structural film adhesive designed for metal-to-metal bonding. It is especially designed for hig10.0 mil unsupported thermosetting adhesive film for...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 3109-2 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film AF 3109-2 is a thermosetting, modified epoxy adhesive film. Scotch-Weld AF 3109-2 film was designed for bonding honeycomb and metal-to-metal components where high strength at...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 563 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film AF 563 designates a family of moderate cure temperature thermosetting structural adhesive films. Scotch-Weld AF 563 film is similar to 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF-6 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film AF 6 is an unsupported, thermosetting adhesive in film form developed for the structural bonding of metals. This product is especially suggested for use where...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Splice Adhesive Film -- AF 3024 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Core Splice Adhesive AF 3024 is a 250°F (121°C) to 350°F (176°C) curing, low density, expandable core splice adhesive film.High expansion (250%). Low sag during cure. Low...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Splice Adhesive Film -- AF 3028 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Core Splice Adhesive AF 3028 is a 250°F to 350°F (121°C to 176°C) curing, low density, expandable core splice adhesive film. Scotch-Weld AF 3028 adhesive was designed...
3M™ Vinyl Tape -- 471 Blue 3M™ Vinyl Tape 471 Blue, 5.2 mil (0.13 mm), vinyl backing with a rubber adhesive, maintain color even when exposed to heavy abrasion, conformable, dead stretch properties to provide straighter...
3M™ Vinyl Tape -- 471 Green 3M™ Vinyl Tape 471 Green, 5.2 mil (0.13 mm), vinyl backing with a rubber adhesive, maintain color even when exposed to heavy abrasion, conformable, dead stretch properties to provide straighter...
3M™ Vinyl Tape -- 471 Red 3M™ Vinyl Tape 471 Red, 5.2 mil (0.13 mm), vinyl backing with a rubber adhesive, maintain color even when exposed to heavy abrasion, conformable, dead stretch properties to provide straighter...
3M™ Vinyl Tape -- 471 Yellow 3M™ Vinyl Tape 471 Yellow, 5.2 mil (0.13 mm), vinyl backing with a rubber adhesive, maintain color even when exposed to heavy abrasion, conformable, dead stretch properties to provide straighter...
3M™ Wind Tape -- 8608 Colorless 3M™ Wind Blade Protection Tape 8608 can be used to help protect wind turbine blade surfaces from damage caused by minor impacts and erosion due to rain, sand, dirt, or...
3M™ Wind Tape -- W8609 Colorless 3M™ Wind Blade Protection Tape W8609 can be used to help protect wind turbine blade surfaces from damage caused by minor impacts and erosion due to rain, sand, dirt, or...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 126-2 3M™Scotch-Weld™Structural Adhesive Films AF 126-2 is a thermosetting, toughened epoxy adhesive films designed for structural bonding of metals. Cure at temperatures as low as 180°F (82°C). Excellent strength in metal-to-metal,...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8544 9.0 mil glossy black polyurethane tape. Tough, fuel resistant thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer typically used for anti-chafing of fuel cell bladders. Abrasion, erosion, scratch, puncture, and impact resistant. Conformable to most...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8666 Transparent Clear coated, 9 mil thick, high UV stability polyurethane protective tape with acrylic adhesive. Clear coating is a thin hard coating for low friction applications. Applications include demanding outdoor installations...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 163-2 Designed for both solid panel and honeycomb sandwich constructions. High bond strength from -67F to 250F. High fracture toughness and peel strength. Excellent resistance to high moisture environments before and...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Splice Adhesive Film -- AF 3090 Designed for exterior edge finishing. Combination of toughness and flexibility. Dual curing system (250 F to 350 F). First foaming material with good impact resistance.
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 10 Developed for the structural bonding of metals. Especially suggested for use where high peel strengths are required. Good flexibility and shear strength at service temperatures from -67°F to 180°F (-55°C...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Core Splice Film -- AF 3070 FST Dual-cure 120c or 180c curing, low-density, expandable product for these applications: honeycomb sandwich edge finishing, filling mismatched areas, and core splicing and reinforcing honeycomb core. Fulfills stand-alone fire, smoke and...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 191 Epoxy designed for bonding composites, metal-to-metal and metal to honeycomb components. High shear strength. Excellent elevated temperature performance. Extremely high peel strength. Excellent long-term durability. Flexible cure cycles (275-400°F).
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8641 Extremely impact-resistant outdoor grade polyurethane tape with acrylic foam adhesive. Applications include protection of aircraft skins and panels from Foreign Object Damage (FOD). Can be perforated for application on pressurized...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8674DL Transparent Extremely transparent, glossy polyurethane protective tape with acrylic adhesive with excellent UV stability. Target thickness 0.008 inch (0.20 mm). Dual liner (DL) for ease of converting. Applications include demanding outdoor...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8674 Transparent Extremely transparent, glossy polyurethane protective tape with acrylic adhesive with excellent UV stability. Target thickness 0.008 inch (0.20 mm). Applications include demanding outdoor installations that require minimal UV degradation after...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8693DL Flame Retardant Translucent White Flame retardant tape construction made from a tough polyurethane elastomer that resists puncture, tearing, and abrasion. Total thickness 0.018 in (0.46 mm). 3M PPT 8693DL is supplied with a top...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8694 Flame Retardant Translucent White Flame-retardant polyurethane tape. Total thickness 0.009" (0.23 mm). Applications include aircraft interiors, insulation patching, cargo compartments, and as a fluid/corrosion barrier on aircraft flooring. Lightweight and very tough thermoplastic polyurethane...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8672 General purpose outdoor grade polyurethane protective tape with acrylic adhesive. Total thickness is 0.008 inch (0.21 mm). Applications include surface protection applications in aerospace, equipment, automobiles, marine, and general industrial...
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 500 High bond strength from -67 to 300F (-55 to 149C). Minimum 45 days out-time at ambient temperatures. Controlled flow. Excellent composite bonding. Maintains good metal bonding performance. Composite co-cure adhesive...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8673 Transparent High grade UV stable polyurethane protective tape with acrylic adhesive. Total thickness 0.014 inch (0.36 mm). Applications include demanding outdoor installations that require minimal UV degradation after years of use.
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Thermoexpandable Adhesive Film -- AF 3090 TEF Highly toughened, epoxy-based thermo-foaming film system, co-curable with composite material and designed for edge finish of sandwich panels and complex gap filling. Designed for exterior applications. Highly toughened edge finish...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8562 Indoor grade polyurethane protective tape with acrylic adhesive. Total thickness 0.008 (0.20mm). Tough thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer designed for indoor industrial applications. Scratch, puncture and impact resistant. Conformable to most surfaces.
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8561 Indoor grade polyurethane tape with acrylic adhesive. Total thickness 0.014 inch (0.36 mm). Tough thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer designed for indoor industrial applications. Abrasion, erosion, scratch, puncture, and impact resistant. Conformable...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8560 Indoor grade polyurethane tape with natural rubber adhesive. Total thickness 0.014 inch (0.36 mm). Tough thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer designed for indoor industrial applications. Abrasion, erosion, scratch, puncture, and impact resistant.
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF-3113 5M Non-Volatile, Thermosetting for Structural Bonding of Metals, Epoxy-Graphite Composites, Honeycomb. High Temperature Performance, Smooth Void Free Surface. Bonds Pre-Cured Graphite Composites. Low Cure Temperatures, High Moisture Resistant.
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8671 Outdoor grade polyurethane protective tape with acrylic adhesive and paper liner. Very tough thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer designed for outdoor applications. Applications include surface protection applications in aerospace. Scratch, puncture, erosion...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8671P Outdoor grade polyurethane protective tape with acrylic adhesive. Very tough thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer designed for outdoor applications. Applications include surface protection applications in aerospace. Scratch, puncture, erosion and impact resistant.
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8542HS PPT Matte Black
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8542HS-1 PPT Matte Black
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8542HS-2 PPT Matte Black
Outdoor grade polyurethane protective tape with high shear (HS) acrylic adhesive. Total thickness 0.022 inch (0.56 mm). Tough thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer designed for outdoor industrial applications. Abrasion, erosion, scratch, puncture,...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8681HS Gray No. 36118 Outdoor grade polyurethane protective tape with high shear acrylic adhesive. Total thickness 0.014 inch (0.36mm). Matte surface finish. Applications include aircraft and rotor blade leading edge protection. Non-skip Slit Liner.
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8681HS Gray No. 36173
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8681HS Gray No. 36251
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8681HS Gray No. 36270
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8681HS Gray No. 36320
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8681HS Gray No. 36493
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8681HS Transparent
Outdoor grade polyurethane protective tape with high shear acrylic adhesive. Total thickness 0.014 inch (0.36mm). Matte surface finish. Applications include aircraft and rotor blade leading edge protection. Very tough thermoplastic...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8671HS Outdoor grade polyurethane protective tape with high shear acrylic adhesive. Very tough thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer designed for outdoor applications. Applications include surface protection applications in aerospace. Scratch, puncture, erosion and...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8663
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8663 Transparent
Polyurethane protective tape with acrylic adhesive. Total thickness 0.018 inch (0.46 mm). Applications include aircraft leading edge structure protection. Very tough thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer designed for outdoor industrial applications. Abrasion,...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8663HS Matte Black
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8663HS Transparent
Polyurethane protective tape with high shear acrylic adhesive. Total thickness 0.018 inch (0.46 mm). Applications include helicopter rotor protection and aircraft leading edge structure protection. Very tough thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8667HS 36173 Medium Dark Gray
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8667HS Matte Black Non-Skip Slit
Polyurethane tape with high shear acrylic adhesive. Total thickness 0.028 inch (0.71 mm). Typically used for protecting helicopter rotor blades and aircraft leading edges from sand and rain erosion. Very...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8664HS Matte Black Non-Skip Slit Liner
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8664HS Matte Black Skip Slit Liner
Rugged 6 mil polyurethane protective tape with high shear acrylic adhesive. Applications include helicopter rotor protection and matte black paint replacement. Very tough thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer designed for outdoor industrial...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8547 Rugged removable (low tack), flame resistant (meets NFPA 701-1989 Ed.) polyurethane tape. Total thickness 0.013 inch (0.33 mm). Applications include weld splatter protection during assembly. Tough thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer designed...
3M™ Polyurethane Protective Tape -- 8607 Rugged, outdoor grade polyurethane tape with acrylic adhesive. Applications include paint, plastic and metal protection. Used for aircraft and windmill leading edge protection. Splice free.
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Structural Adhesive Film -- AF 555 Structural adhesive film with long-term durability on honeycomb and metal-to-metal components. Excellent pre-bond humidity performance on composite substrates. Minimum of 90 days out-time at ambient conditions. Unsupported version available for...