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Product information

tesa® 4848 PV1

Transparent surface protection film for large areas in automotive and paint applications

Product description

tesa® 4848 PV1 is a self-adhesive, transparent, and environmentally friendly surface protection film made of PE that is coated with an age resistant acrylic adhesive. It allows protection of large areas against dirt and damage. The film is easy to use and protects a wide range of sensitive surfaces (e.g. glass, eloxal, plastic) from dirt, many chemicals, moisture, damage, and contamination of any kind. The surface protection film is UV resistant, can be used for four weeks, and is easy to remove. Main features
  • Economic thin and transparent film
  • UV resistance allows outdoor use for four weeks
  • Sensitive adhesive with low bonding strength
  • Very versatile in terms of surfaces that can be protected

Main applications

tesa® 4848 PV1 is very versatile for indoor and outdoor applications in automotive and paint applications. Example applications are:
  • Masking of large glass areas for paint jobs
  • Protection of carpets in cars
To ensure the highest performance possible, our aim is to fully understand your application (including the substrates involved) in order to provide the right product recommendation.

Additional Info

Outdoor applications make great demands on self-adhesive tapes and require increased accuracy regarding the substrate testing. Especially old and weathered substrates - PVC and coated metals in particular - can lead to residues or ghosting after removal.







Technical properties

Elongation at break

200 %

Type of adhesive


Tensile strength

12 N/cm

Total thickness

48 µm

Backing material

PE film

Adhesion to steel

0.8 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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