tesa® Softprint 53418 FE

Plate mounting tape for photopolymer plates in flexographic printing

  • Foam Properties: Low thickness tolerance. Long lasting, constant recovery characteristics.
  • Adhesive Properties: Low tack surface characteristics. Secure plate bonding with excellent resistance to edge lifting. Excellent tape bonding towards cylinder/sleeve side. Solvent resistance.
  • Additional Properties: Compensating product design for demanding sleeve/cylinder surfaces. Structured PP liner. Color indicates foam hardness.

Product description

Double-sided foam tape

The x-soft foam makes this the ideal solution for printing fine screens.

Application Fields

Mounting of 1.14 mm (0.45‘‘) and 1.70 mm (0.067‘‘) flexographic printing plates onto steel / aluminum / PU cylinders and sleeves.

Product Construction

Type of adhesive tackified acrylic
Type of liner PP
Total thickness 430 µm
Thickness category 380
Logo color yellow
Backing material PE foam with film lamination
Color yellow

Properties / Performance Values

Hardness extra soft
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