Product information

tesa® 62516

Product description

tesa® 62516 is a double sided PE foam tape for lightweight mounting applications. It consists of a highly conformable PE foam backing and a tackified acrylic adhesive.

Product benefits:
  • Thick foam backing with excellent gap filling properties

  • High ultimate adhesion level for a reliable bonding performance

  • Soft, conformable foam adapting to structured surfaces

  • Fully outdoor suitable: UV, water and ageing resistant

  • Suitable for manual and automatic application processes

Main applications

  • Mounting of decorative trims and profiles

  • Bumper rails on commercial freezers

Technical properties

Backing material

PE foam



Total thickness

1600 µm

Type of adhesive

tackified acrylic

Elongation at break

180 %

Tensile strength

12 N/cm

Adhesion properties

Adhesion to ABS (after 14 days)

13.5 N/cm

Adhesion to ABS (initial)

4 N/cm

Adhesion to Aluminium (after 14 days)

13.5 N/cm

Adhesion to Aluminium (initial)

7.5 N/cm

Adhesion to PC (after 14 days)

13.5 N/cm

Adhesion to PC (initial)

7.5 N/cm

Adhesion to PE (after 14 days)

1.2 N/cm

Adhesion to PE (initial)

0.9 N/cm

Adhesion to PET (after 14 days)

13.5 N/cm

Adhesion to PET (initial)

5 N/cm

Adhesion to PP (after 14 days)

1.2 N/cm

Adhesion to PP (initial)

0.9 N/cm

Adhesion to PVC (after 14 days)

13.5 N/cm

Adhesion to PVC (initial)

5.5 N/cm

Adhesion to Steel (after 14 days)

13.5 N/cm

Adhesion to Steel (initial)

13.5 N/cm

Rating properties

Temperature resistance short term

80 °C

Temperature resistance long term

80 °C



Ageing resistance (UV)


Humidity resistance


Softener resistance


Static shear resistance at 23°C


Static shear resistance at 40°C


Additional Info

Liner variants:
PV0 brown glassine paper (70µm)
PV6 red filmic liner (80µm)

Peel Adhesion:
-immediate: foam splitting on Steel
-after 14 days: foam splitting on Steel, Aluminium, ABS, PC, PET, PVC

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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