tesa EasySplice® 51550 TissueLine

Repulpable, double-sided splicing tape

Product description

tesa EasySplice® 51550 TissueLine is a multifunctional flying splice tape consisting of a flat-back paper and a repulpable acrylic adhesive.

tesa EasySplice® 51550 TissueLine features especially
  • Very good adhesion on tissue and airlaid paper
  • High tack properties
  • Good shear resistance
  • Low opening force

Following functions are provided:
  • Slit liner for the secure fixation of the top sheet
  • One splitting strip and paper backing for a smooth opening of the new tissue reel without jeopardizing the converting process
  • Full repulpablity according to TAPPI UM 213

Colour: Blue

Main applications

tesa EasySplice® 51550 TissueLine is particularly suitable for:
  • Flying splices in the tissue converting industry
  • Low and higher speed tissue converting lines

Technical properties

Elongation at break

6 %

Type of adhesive

repulpable tackified acrylic

Type of liner

repulpable siliconised paper

Tensile strength

30 N/cm

Total thickness

100 µm

Backing material

flat paper

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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