PRODUCT INFORMATION tesa® 4600 Xtreme Conditions
Silicone self-fusing tape
 
Product Features tesa® 4600 is a strong self-amalgamating tape made from silicone which bonds without adhesive. It is applied with tension by wrapping the tape around itself. The bondage of tesa® 4600 on its own backing creates a water thight, permanent sealing. No drying time is required. Its flexible material can be applied smoothly on any kind of surface, including wet or warm, dirty or oily. Xtreme Conditions can be used also for temporary applications leaving no residues after removal. The tape can even be applied under water. Due to its silicone backing the tape has an excellent resistance to various chemical substances, oils, acids, solvents, salt water, UV radiation and extreme temperatures.



tesa® 4600 for professional distribution and standard applications comes with a thickness of 500µm and with a roll lenght of 3m. It is available in transparent and black and always comes with a liner.
Main Applications
  • Insulating and protecting wiring and connections

  • Sealing applications in engine compartment

  • Various bundling, securing, wrapping applications in the marine industry

  • Wrap hydraulic fittings and other exposed metal connections to help prevent corrosion

  • Masking applications in powder coating, liquid coating, e-coating, anodizing and plating

  • Automotive applications for wire harness, general repairs

  • Marine applications for boat rigging or securing ends of rope
Technical Data
Total thickness 500 µm
Elongation at break 750 %
Tensile strength 33 N/cm
Temperature Resistance MIN -65 °C
Temperature Resistance MAX 260 °C
Dielectric breakdown voltage 8000 volt
Properties
Hand tearability -
Easy to remove yes
Certified according to UL 510
Abrasion resistance ++
Water resistance ++

tesa® products prove their impressive quality day in, day out in demanding conditions and are regularly subjected to strict controls. All information and recommendations are provided to the best of our knowledge on the basis of our practical experience. Nevertheless tesa SE can make no warranties, expressed or implied, including, but not limited to any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Therefore, the user is responsible for determining whether the tesa® product is fit for a particular purpose and suitable for the user’s method of application. If you are in any doubt, our technical support staff will be glad to advise you.