Foil & Film Tapes

EV 057B

EV 57 BLK General Purpose Grade, UL Listed, Black Electrical Tape

General purpose grade, 7.0 mil vinyl insulation tape for use in a variety of mechanical and electrical applications. UL Listed and CSA Approved, EV 57B is a highly conformable, lead free and flame retardant black electrical tape for use indoors and out.

Features & Benefits

  • 7.0 mil, general purpose grade electrical tape
  • Resistant to UV, oils, acids, alkalies, corrosive chemicals and water
  • PVC backing
  • Non-corrosive, rubber-based adhesive
  • Also available in a variety of colors
  • Applicable Standards: UL Listed, CSA 22.2
  • For available sizes and colors, reference the Technical Data Sheet in the Downloads section below

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Typical Applications

  • For primary insulation of electrical splices up to 600 V
  • Can be used when wrapping wire harnesses and cables
  • For indoor and outdoor use

Specifications

Construction

  • Backing: Polyvinylchloride (PVC)
  • Adhesive: Non-corrosive, rubber-based
  • Liner: NA

Properties & Technical Data

Property Standard Metric
Adhesion to Stainless Steel 24 oz/in width 2.63 N/10 mm
Dielectric Breakdown 9,100 V 9,100 V
Dielectric Strength 1,300 V/mil 1,300 V/mil
Elongation 250% 250%
Service Temperature Range 32 F to 176 F 0 C to 80 C
Tensile 16 lbs/in width 28.0 N/10 mm
Thickness 7.0 mils 0.18 mm

Physical and performance characteristics shown above are obtained from tests recommended by PSTC, ASTM, government agencies or Shurtape Technologies, LLC, Quality Assurance and Technical Service departments and do not represent a guarantee of product performance. Individual rolls may vary slightly from these averages. The user should determine whether the product is fit for a particular purpose and is suitable for the user’s method of application before use.

Applicable Standards

UL Listed, CSA 22.2

Sizes & Colors

Colors Available:

Black (BLK) Black (BLK)

Lengths Available: 60 ft, 66 ft

Widths Available: 3/4 in

Sizes and colors disclaimer:

Storage & Usage Conditions

Tape should be stored in its original packaging in a cool, dry area away from direct sunlight and should be used within 12 months of date of shipment. Surfaces to which tape is applied should be clean, dry and free of grease, oil or other contaminants.

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