ApliTape 4000
Heavyweight Paper Application Tape

4000 is standard weight saturated paper coated with a very low tack rubber adhesive designed specifically as a protective masking of wide format digital graphics and large vinyl graphics.

Tech Data Sheet

Physical Specifications
Adhesive Rubber-based
Color White/Translucent
Caliper facestock 100-113 microns (4..0 -4.5 mils)
Caliper facestock + adhesive 125-138 microns (5.0 - 5.5 mils)
Release Liner
Adhesion to Steel* 7 - 9 N/100mm (6 - 8oz.)
Tensile 297 N/100mm (17lb./in)
Elongation 3-4%
Tear Resistance 50
Light Transmission [3mm thick]
Gloss (60 degree angle)
Chemical Resistance
Durability
Shelf Life** 1 year
Base
Flock
Resin
Coating
Finish
Caliper (basestock)
Basis Weight
L*
a*
b*
Opacity
Gloss (75 degree angle)
BEKK Smoothness
Taber Stiffness
Temperature Limit (F)
Temperature Limit (C)
Chemical Resistance (Water)
Chemical Resistance (10% Nacl)
Chemical Resistance (38% H2S04)
Chemical Resistance (Ethanol)
Chemical Resistance (Aceton)
Surface pH
Surface Energy
Availability
Features

  • Removes easily following graphics application.
  • If adhesive touches adhesive, Perform pulls apart easily with no adhesive delamination.
  • Works well in either wet or dry applications with no adhesive transfer.
  • Application Information

    Transfer Tape

    Availability

    Applications

  • Premask for large vinyl graphics and digital prints.
  • Protective masking for acrylic, high pressure laminates, PETG, polycarbonates and other plastics.

  • Printer Profiles

    Printer profiles are available on rtape.com.


    Warranty

    Tapes are only warranted to be free of defect in workmanship or materials at time of shipment. Manufacturer will replace or credit any material manufacturer deems defective. No acceptance or responsibility for loss, damage, or expense, implies or otherwise, shall be assumed by seller or manufacturer. User assumes all risk and liability herewith.