Product information

tesa® 51206

Abrasion resistant anti-squeak and gliding UHMW-PE tape

Product description

tesa® 51206 is an age- and abrasion-resistant high-density PE tape coated with an acrylic adhesive.

  • self lubricating with excellent slip properties
  • very low wear and low friction loss
  • excellent chemical resistance to acids, alkalis and aggressive gases
  • excellent acoustic damping
  • exceptionally high notched impact strength
  • high energy absorption capacity at high stress levels

Main applications

For use in transport-, packaging-, food-, printing-, plastic-, aluminium- and textile industry.

  • sliding help for car roofs, copiers, fax machines, drawers, coin and cigarette automats, etc
  • protection of harnesses in high friction areas
  • noise and wear reduction for trim parts
  • equipping of conveyor belts as a sliding surface
  • noise reduction at bottle filling and packaging stations

Automotive Permanent Surface Protection


Technical properties

Backing material




Total thickness

4.48 mils

Type of adhesive

pure acrylic

Adhesion to steel

39.28 oz/in

Elongation at break

300 %

Tensile strength

24.55 lbs/in

Type of liner


Rating properties

Abrasion resistance




Noise reducing


Self-lubricating properties


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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