3M™ Teflon Tape (PTFE) 5480

This time we would like to introduce you to 3M high temperature PTFE tape 5480, for creating slippery surfaces.

The main property of Teflon as a material is that it is almost inert. It has a high impermeability and very low coefficient of friction, and maintains its characteristics in humid environments. It is also very flexible and a great electrical insulator, and is able to withstand a wide range of temperatures. Its most outstanding feature is its non-stick properties.

3M Tape 5180 offers a low coefficient of friction which, in combination with a pressure-sensitive silicone adhesive, provides a slippery surface on a variety of substrates to facilitate non-adhesive applications requiring good performance at high temperatures.

Our tape exhibits good conformability when wrapping rolls and provides excellent resistance to chemicals except organic solvents.

The old 3M™ part number is 5180.


Recommended applications

  • Wrapping laminated rubber rollers used in manufacturing processes, increasing their efficiency and performance.
  • Create chemical resistant surfaces.
  • Sealing or masking for sound management and noise reduction.


Details High Temperature PTFE Tape

  • Temperature resistance up to 260 °C
  • Adaptable polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) film backing.
  • Silicone adhesive removes cleanly from various surfaces. Tape is removed cleanly and in one piece without leaving behind unwanted adhesive residue or tape fragments.
  • Wrapping of rubber laminate rollers on hot polyethylene extruders to create a release surface to help minimise cleaning work.
  • Easy release surface provided when wrapping rolls, sheets, webs, etc., where sticky materials can accumulate.
  • Chemical resistant surface for sealing and masking.

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