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PET - Polyester Tape

PET - Polyester Tape

The Star Material Polyester Tape (also typically called PET or Mylar tape), is a transparent film, which has good tensile strength and good heat resistance attributes. The melting point is at around 255°C. It can be widely used in power cable, communication cable, coaxial cable, magnetic wires and other special cables.

We can provide different colors of polyester tapes.

 Technical Characteristics Table:

Specification Unit Typical Result (Slitted Tape) Typical Result (Jumbo Roll)
Thickness micron 12-75 8-75
Density g/cm³ 1.40±5% 1.40±5%
Width mm ≥5 300-1000
Tensile Strength(MD) Mpa ≥150 210
Elongation at break(MD) % ≥80 160
Melting Point °C 255 255
Heat Shrinkage(150°C, 30min) % ≤3.5 ≤3.5
Color -  Natural, Red, Yellow, Blue, Green, Black, etc. Natural, Red, Yellow, Blue, Green, Black, etc.

Winding Solution:

Type ID
Pad 52 (2“), 58 (2.3"), 76 (3“), 83 (3.25"), 102(4“), 152 (6“) Up to 600 ≥5 Plastic, Paper
Spool 76(3“)  250-350 Up to 35 Paper
Jumbo 76 (3“), 152(6") 300-1000 300-1000 Paper

Packaging and Marking: The product will be packed in wooden barrel with PE film bag and bubble paper inside. It is then sealed and inserted in a wooden case. After it is fixed, an external plastic coversheet is wrapped around it to avoid water penetration.
Storage: The product has a shelf life of 12 months from production date if stored in unopened original packages, under dry and clean conditions at temperatures between 10-30°C. The product will be damaged if it is stored in a moist area or if it gets in contact with water.