Masking & Paper Tapes

FP 227 Printable, High Adhesion Colored Flatback Paper Tape

Printable, high adhesion flatback paper tape suited for full-web flexographic printing equipment or hand-labeling applications. FP 227 can be used printed or unprinted on a variety of substrates.

Features & Applications

  • Printable flatback paper tape
  • High adhesion
  • Flexible
  • Abrasion- and oil-resistant
  • Available in a variety of colors, including high-visibility fluorescents
  • Specifications

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    Backing: Colored flatback paper

    Adhesive: Rubber-based adhesive

    Liner: NA

    Properties & Technical Data

    Product Nomenclature: FP 227
    Adhesion to Stainless Steel57 oz/in width6.24 N/10 mm
    Service Temperature Range40 F to 150 F4 C to 66 C
    Tensile30 lbs/in width52.5 N/10 mm
    Thickness5.8 mils0.15 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.


    Sizes & Colors

    Colors Available: White (WHI) Black (BLK) Red (RED) Green (GRN) Orange (ORG) Yellow (YEL) Pink (PNK) Blue (BLU) Fluorescent Yellow (FLY) Fluorescent Pink (FLP) Fluorescent Red (FLR) Fluorescent Green (FLG)

    Lengths Available: 60.1 yd

    Widths Available: 1.02 in, 1.88 in (for most colors)

    Sizes and colors disclaimer: Lead times may apply. Please contact Shurtape customer service for information related to stock and non-stock sizes and colors.

    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.

    Applicable Standards

    ASTM D 6123/D 6123M-97 (2012), Type II
    All colors except fluorescent conform to ASTM D-4236

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