Product information

tesa® 51571

Product description

tesa® 51571 is a double-sided tape with a non-woven backing. It is used for permanent mounting of metal and plastic materials, e.g. aluminium, polystyrene, polypropylene, ABS. The very thick layer of adhesive bonds extremely well on uneven surfaces and has a very high initial bond.

Main applications

tesa® 51571 is used for applications like
Mounting of evaporator plates in the production of refrigerators


Technical properties

Backing material




Total thickness

160 µm

Type of adhesive

synthetic rubber

Elongation at break

2 %

Tensile strength

9 N/cm

Type of liner


Colour of liner


Thickness of liner

70 µm

Weight of liner

78 g/m²

Adhesion properties

Adhesion to ABS (initial)

11.8 N/cm

Adhesion to Aluminium (initial)

13 N/cm

Adhesion to PC (initial)

13.4 N/cm

Adhesion to PE (after 14 days)

8.5 N/cm

Adhesion to PE (initial)

8 N/cm

Adhesion to PET (initial)

10.6 N/cm

Adhesion to PP (after 14 days)

9 N/cm

Adhesion to PP (initial)

9 N/cm

Adhesion to PS (initial)

12.4 N/cm

Adhesion to PVC (after 14 days)

13 N/cm

Adhesion to PVC (initial)

12 N/cm

Adhesion to Steel (after 14 days)

13 N/cm

Adhesion to Steel (covered side, initial)

12.5 N/cm

Adhesion to Steel (initial)

12.5 N/cm

Rating properties

Temperature resistance short term

80 °C

Temperature resistance long term

40 °C



Ageing resistance (UV)


Humidity resistance


Static shear resistance at 23°C


Static shear resistance at 40°C


Static shear resistance at 70°C




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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