tesa® 51579

Translucent double-sided tape

Product description

tesa® 51579 is a translucent, double-sided self-adhesive tape consisting of a non-woven backing and a special acrylic adhesive.
tesa® 51579 features especially:
  • Very high tack performance
  • High shear resistance
  • High peel adhesion level on various kinds of foam, plastic , cardboard
  • Good converting properties

Main applications

  • Packaging box closure applications
  • Splicing application in the corrugated board industry
  • General purpose mounting

Technical properties

Type of adhesive


Type of liner


Colour of liner


Total thickness

140 µm

Thickness of liner

71 µm

Backing material




Adhesion properties

Adhesion to Steel (initial)

8 N/cm

Adhesion to ABS (initial)

8 N/cm

Adhesion to ABS (after 14 days)

9 N/cm

Adhesion to Glass (after 14 days)

8 N/cm

Adhesion to Glass (initial)

5 N/cm

Adhesion to Steel (after 14 days)

10 N/cm

Additional Info

Liner variants:
PV40 white glassine liner / red tesa logo

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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