tesa® 53499

Premium strength tear tape

Product description

tesa® 53499 combines our strongest tensilized polypropylene backing with synthetic rubber adhesive.

tesa® 53499 tear tape has good initial tack, excellent shear resistance and strong ultimate adhesion. The product features excellent adhesion to highly recycled cardboard.

Main applications

  • Heavy duty tear tape for corrugated and solid board applications
  • Excellent adhesion to myriad of cardboard qualities

Technical properties

Elongation at break

35 %

Type of adhesive

synthetic rubber

Tensile strength

450 N/cm

Total thickness

180 µm

Backing material


Adhesion to steel

10.5 N/cm

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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