Packaging Tapes

HP 800 Extremely Tough Hot Melt Packaging Tape

Extremely tough hot melt packaging tape used for manual and automated industrial sealing to create heavy duty carton seals to protect high-value items such as military supplies and electronics, as well as for sealing hazardous materials and chemicals. The strongest, thickest packaging tape available within the HP Series line, HP 800 delivers excellent high-tack adhesion and high abrasion and tear resistance, helping to ensure the tape lasts the life of the box.

Features & Applications

  • Heavy duty grade, extremely tough packaging tape
  • Aggressive quick stick, bonding strength and holding power for a long-lasting, secure seal
  • Instant, permanent bond to a wide range of substrates and surfaces
  • Special release coating for Good to the Core® performance and consistent, low force unwind off the roll

  • HP Series Hot Melt Packaging Tape


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    Backing: 50 micron polyester film

    Adhesive: Synthetic rubber/resin hot melt adhesive

    Liner: NA

    Properties & Technical Data

    Product Nomenclature: HP 800
    Adhesion to Backing6 oz/in width0.66 N/10 mm
    Adhesion to Stainless Steel95 oz/in width10.4 N/10 mm
    Application Temperature Range35 F to 110 F2 C to 43 C
    Holding Power to Fiberboard45,000 minutes45,000 minutes
    Service Temperature Range-20 F to 150 F-29 C to 66 C
    Tensile Strength - Longitudinal Direction54 lbs/in width94.6 N/10 mm
    Thickness3.4 mils0.086 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: Clear (CLR)

    Lengths Available: 54.6 yd, 1000 yd

    Widths Available: 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.

    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 1974/D 1974M-16
    ASTM D 5486M-12, Type I, Class 2
    ASTM D 5486M-12, Type II, Class 2
    CID A-A-1684C
    FDA Indirect Contact CFR 21, 175.105
    FDA Indirect Contact CFR 21, 177.1630

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    Where to Buy

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