Product information

tesa® 4050 PV1 General Purpose PVC Duct Tape

Conformable PVC Duct tape with good impact and abrasion resistance

Product description

tesa® 4050 is a general purpose duct tape, comprised of a soft polyvinyl chloride (PVC) backing in combination with a rubber-based adhesive. The highly conformable backing has good impact and abrasion resistance as well as good electrical insulation properties. tesa® 4050 has a soft, rubber-like and flexible consistency, even at low temperatures of -20°C. The tape is weatherproof and offers a good UV-stability. The rubber adhesive holds well on a wide variety of surfaces. tesa® 4050 is available in the colors silver and black.
  • Highly conformable backing with good impact and abrasion resistance, even at low temperatures
  • Good electrical insulation properties and UV-stability
  • RoHS and REACH compliant
  • Lead free

Main applications

  • tesa® 4050 is ideally used for joining poly-sheeting used in the building industry
  • The PVC Duct tape is suitable for applications such as joining and sealing flexible air-conditioning -ductwork
  • tesa® 4050 can be used for sealing or pre-fabricated formwork




Technical properties

Elongation at break

210 %

Type of adhesive

natural rubber

Temperature resistance max.

80 °C

Tensile strength

25 N/cm

Total thickness

130 µm

Backing material

soft PVC

Adhesion to steel

2 N/cm

Dielectric breakdown voltage

5200 volt

Rating properties

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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