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Masking Tape

3M offers a comprehensive range of Masking Tape products which have varying technical properties ranging from basic general purpose to high temperature resistance.

Designed and manufactured to the highest possible quality, our products are typically used to mask, protect, enhance and modify surfaces to improve their functionality.

Choosing the right product for the job is simple with our colour coded range of products. With strengths ranging from permanent to re-positionable and temperatures withstanding up to 160°C, our tapes have been designed to meet all your needs. Download our product guide PDF file here.

3M™ 101E Value General Purpose Masking Tape 60°C

101E Masking Tape
  • Reliable 3M branded masking tape for a wide variety of industrial applications.
  • Good solvent resistance and consistent unwind performance.
  • Ideal for many tasks including paint masking, bundling, sealing, attaching, labelling, decorating and box sealing.

3M™ 201E Premium General Purpose Masking Tape 80°C

201E Masking Tape
  • Suitable for general industrial low temperature paint masking applications paper masking tape suitable for use in low temperature bake ovens.
  • Good holding power and resists lifting.

3M™ 301E Performance Masking Tape 100°C

301E Masking Tape
  • A moisture and solvent resistant product for use in medium temperature bake ovens.
  • A balanced product that can withstand higher temperatures up to 100°C and is also moisture and solvent resistant.

3M™ 401E Performance Masking Tape 140°C

401E Masking Tape
  • Excellent balance between adhesive transfer resistance and high temperature holding power.
  • Superior paper anchorage and paint flaking performance.
  • Smooth controlled unwind.

3M™ 501E Speciality High Temperature Masking Tape 160°C

501E Masking Tape
  • Highest performing paper masking product which will perform up to 160°C.
  • Excellent balance between adhesive transfer resistance and high temperature holding power.
  • Can withstand repeat bake cycles and is both moisture and solvent resistant.
  • Ideal for all high temperature paint baking, fascia painting and pipe coating applications.

3M™ Low Tack
Masking Tape 1104

Low Tack Masking Tape
  • Specially formulated low tack adhesive properties
  • Reliable paint masking, especially for eg pre-painted or 2-tone projects
  • Less aggressive bond ideal for delicate surfaces
  • Perfect for lacquered or coated surfaces
  • Use for masking anodised metals or high-energy surfaces
  • Particularly repositionable

3M™ High Strength
Masking Tape 202

High Tack Masking Tape
  • High Strength Internal Construction For Heavy
  • Duty Applications
  • Reliable Paint Masking
  • Performs Confidently Under Tensile Stress
  • Resists Lifting And Curling At The Edges Even When Stretched
  • Thicker, More Durable Paper Backing Than Most Masking Tapes
  • Great Levels Of Solvent And Moisture Resistance