Product information

tesa Sleeve® 68000 PV17

Aluminum laminated glass cloth Sleeve® for radiant heat reflection and enhanced flexibility in the automotive engine compartment

Product description

tesa Sleeve® 68000 PV17 is an aluminum laminated glass cloth with an acrylic adhesive and a thin PET fleece layer, designed for the engine compartment. Its acrylic adhesive is compatible with new halogen-free cable jacketing materials (PE/PP) and provides excellent radiant heat shielding as well as enhanced durability at high temperature.

The Sleeve® product construction ensures minimum adhesive contact with the wires to provide maximum harness. Customized length-specific kiss cutting is available on request. tesa Sleeve® 68000 PV17 is specifically designed for efficient lengthwise manual application.

Main features:

  • Superior radiant heat reflection
  • High temperature resistance
  • High flexibility
  • Ageing-resistant
  • Resistant to environmental influences
  • Self extinguishing
  • Flexible and smooth

Main applications

tesa Sleeve® 68000 PV17 has been developed for bundling and wire protection in areas with increased demands for radiant heat protection. The major application is field wire harness segment shielding against radiant heat sources in the automotive engine compartment.



Technical properties

Backing material

aluminium laminated glasscloth

Total thickness

450 µm

Type of adhesive


Adhesion to steel

6 N/cm

Elongation at break

4 %

Tensile strength

270 N/cm

Flame resistance as composite

Class A (acc. to LV312)

Noise damping (decibel)

Class C (acc. to LV312)

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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