tesa® 51916

Repulpable, Transfer Splicing Tape

Product description

tesa® 51916 is a very thin double-sided repulpable transfer tape consisting of a modified water soluble acrylic adhesive.

tesa® 51916 features especially
  • Very high shear strength
  • Very good adhesion values on coated and uncoated paper
  • Very low splice thickness
  • Very high heat resistance
  • Good repulpability over full pH-range (pH3 –pH9)

Colour: Blue, Colourless

Main applications

tesa® 51916 is particularly suitable for
  • Permanent overlapped splices
  • The use in hand dispensers or automatic applying processes
  • Splicing of carbonless paper

Technical properties

Type of adhesive

repulpable tackified acrylic

Type of liner

repulpable siliconised paper

Total thickness

50 µm

Backing material


Shelf life time (packed) < 25°C

12 months

Rating properties

Static shear resistance




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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