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tesa® 4593

UV, high temperature and ageing resistant cross filament tape

Product description

tesa® 4593 is a special bidirectional filament tape based on glass filaments laminated to polyester film. tesa® 4593 combines good longitudinal tensile strength with very low elongation. The tape is tear resistant.

The unique acrylic adhesive system allows the product to have:
  • UV resistance
  • High temperature resistance (up to 150°C short term)
  • High ageing resistance

Main applications

Transport securing, fixing, bundling, palletising and end-tabbing applications which require UV, high temeprature or ageing resistance.
Especially suitable for permanent fixing in the furniture industry and outdoor applications.

Technical properties

Type of adhesive


Total thickness

160 µm

Backing material

glassfibre / PET film

Adhesion to steel

4 N/cm

Elongation at break below

8 %

Tensile strength

250 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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