Packaging Tapes

GS 490 Economy Grade Fiberglass Reinforced Strapping Tape

Economy grade fiberglass reinforced strapping tape for light duty strapping, packaging, bundling and palletizing applications. GS 490 offers good adhesion, quick stick and shock resistance for a range of tasks.

Features & Applications

  • Economy grade fiberglass reinforced strapping tape
  • Good adhesion, quick stick and shock resistance
  • Moisture- and solvent-resistant
  • Will not split or crack
  • Specifications

    Learn more about GS 490 in depth by exploring all of its features and uses. You can also visit TapeUniversity.com to learn more about choosing and using tapes.

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    Construction

    Backing: Fiberglass reinforced, cast biaxially oriented polypropylene film

    Adhesive: Synthetic rubber/resin hot melt adhesive

    Liner: NA

     

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    Properties & Technical Data

    Product Nomenclature: GS 490
    Property Standard Metric
    Adhesion to Stainless Steel 60 oz/in width 6.27 N/10 mm
    Elongation 3.50% 3.50%
    Service Temperature Range -10 F to 150 F -23 C to 66 C
    Tensile 100 lbs/in width 175.1 N/10 mm
    Thickness 4.5 mils 0.11 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.
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    Sizes & Colors

    Colors Available: Clear (CLR)

    Lengths Available: 60.1 yd, 328 yd

    Widths Available: 0.47 in, 0.7 in, 0.94 in, 1.41 in, 1.88 in, 2.83 in

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

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    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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    Applicable Standards

    FDA Indirect Contact CFR 21, 175.105
    FDA Indirect Contact CFR 21, 177.1520

    WHERE TO BUY

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