tesa® 51008

Packaging film made of Polyethylene (PE)

Product description

tesa® 51008 is manufactured with a tough, tear and scuff resistant polyethylene film backing which is ideal for protecting aluminium window frames.

The tape has good conformity and adheres well to complex shapes. A perfect balance between adhesion and release coat that allows it to be easily unwound and applied in both narrow width rolls and wide rolls. Outdoor storage of the window frame is possible because 51008 is UV resistant for 12 months.

Main applications

Protecting aluminium window frames

Technical properties

Backing material

PE film

Total thickness

120 µm

Type of adhesive

natural rubber

Adhesion to steel

1.2 N/cm

Elongation at break

500 %

Tensile strength

22 N/cm

Rating properties

Automatic application


Manual application


Hand tearability


tesa® products prove their impressive quality day in, day out in demanding conditions and are regularly subjected to strict controls. All technical information and data above mentioned are provided to the best of our knowledge on the basis of our practical experience. They shall be considered as average values and are not appropriate for a specification. Therefore 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. 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 staff will be glad to support you.


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