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FindTape PS Polyurethane Foam Tape Strips [Single-Sided, Open Cell]

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  • Color
    Black
  • Item Size
    Purchased Most Frequently: 1-1/2 in. thick x 1 in x 9 in. (Black) *624 strips | See Pricing Table below for additional options.
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Product Description

FindTape PS Polyurethane Foam Tape Strips are black, lightweight, open-cell single-sided 1-1/2 thick foam tape die-cut strips coated with a pressure-sensitive rubber-based adhesive. The adhesive is protected by a silicone-treated paper liner and has a very soft, conformable low-density foam that can help seal out air, dust, and light when compressed. It has high absorbency to trap moisture, dust, and contaminants. FindTape PS single-sided foam is perfect to use in the fixture and construction of face masks (strips are die-cut into 1-inch wide x 9-inch long strips). This open-cell foam is very soft and conformable, but if require more repeated washing and sanitization may want to look at a closed-cell foam product such as the V2A Volara Type 2A polyethylene foam strips. Other application ideas include recessed lighting, door, window, and cabinet seals. It also can be used to help cushion, damp sound, and absorb vibration in electronics such as printers, keyboards, computers, aircraft lights, and automotive dashboards. The adhesive has excellent long-term aging and ultimate high bond strength to a variety of surfaces as well as good temperature performance.

* Multiple cases may be shipped per package in order to minimize the charge for shipping.

 

Technical Information

FindTape PS Polyurethane Foam Tape Strips
  • Carrier/Backing: polyurethane foam
  • Adhesive: rubber-based   How are adhesives different?
  • Release Liner: silicone-coated paper
  • Adhesion: 128 ounces per inch (to stainless steel test panel)
  • Service/Operating Temperature: -40°F to 150°F
  • Application Temperature: 65°F to 100°F
  • Elongation: 175%
  • Density: 1.8 to 2.2 pounds per cubic foot
  • Compression Deflection (25%): 0.4 psi
Note: Specifications are those given by manufacturers and are not tested for accuracy.

PS Standard sizes

ITEM SIZEITEM # ITEMS PER CASE QUANTITY ORDERING PRICE PER ITEM PRICE PER CASE

1-1/2 in. thick foam x 1 in. x 9 in. / 13 strips

Actual Size: 1-1/2 in. thick foam x 24mm x 9 in. / 13 strips

PS/ 1519-1312

Single Item (1-11 Items)

1 - 2 Cases (12-35 Items)

3 - 4 Cases (36-59 Items)

5+ Cases (>= 60 Items)

$5.98

$5.30

$5.22

$5.09

N/A

$63.60

$62.64

$61.08

1-1/2 in. thick foam x 1 in. x 9 in. / 624 strips

Actual Size: 1-1/2 in. thick foam x 24mm x 9 in. / 624 strips

PS/ 1519-6241

Single Item (1 Item)

1 - 2 Cases (1-2 Items)

3 - 4 Cases (3-4 Items)

5+ Cases (>= 5 Items)

$184.69

$184.69

$181.73

$177.30

N/A

$184.69

$181.73

$177.30

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User Reviews

FindTape PS Polyurethane Foam Tape Strips [Single-Sided, Open Cell]
Made in the USA
hot melt rubber (synthetic)
Offers the widest range of application flexibility available. Exhibits excellent processing performance whether manually or automatically applied. Has superior tensile strength, adhesion properties and holding force which ensures consistent, reliable seals. Hot melt adhesive will bond faster to a surface which is referred to as quick-grab or quick-stick. It typically has higher tack (will feel stickier to the touch), but is also softer. It has lower heat resistance, shear resistance, and sometimes UV resistance than an acrylic adhesive. NOTE: it is called hot melt because the adhesive is applied hot by the manufacturer and then hardens as it cools (you do not need to apply heat to the tape yourself).
natural rubber
Properties are similar to that of hot melt rubber, but natural rubber often holds where other adhesives won't (recycled fibers, dust, cold, heat and heavy loads). It provides good overall adhesion and moisture resistance.
acrylic
Offer excellent performance, especially for applications in temperatures less than 40°F and greater then 120°F. It provides excellent clarity, has high shear strength, is usually more permanent/durable even when exposed to moisture, and it ages well over extended periods in fluorescent and sunlight. Since it remains clear for the life of the application and does not yellow over time it is ideal for applications such as sealing white cartons. While it has good initial adhesion it does take 24-48 hours to cure and to achieve its maximum bond strength (has gradual adhesion buildup). Another difference between hot melt rubber and acrylic adhesive is if you fold tape over making the two adhesive sides touch the acrylic adhesive will remain attached to the carrier (e.g. paper, film) while a hot melt adhesive will stick to itself and pull off of the carrier. It is the best choice for clarity, UV resistance and aging characteristics.
silicone
Is great for extreme temperature applications since silicone adhesive can work in continuous operating temperatures from -100°F to 500°F. They also exhibit good chemical resistance, retain electrical properties, and remove cleanly with little or no residue.
zinc oxide
Zinc oxide based adhesive formula is a skin-friendly adhesive which is commonly used on sports medicine tapes.
Thickness, AKA caliper or gauge, refers to the distance from one surface of a tape backing, or adhesive, to the other.
1 mil = 1/1000 of an inch
Examples: 1/16 inch = 62.5 mils; 1/32 inch = 31.25 mils
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