Electronics, PET, Black, Double-sided
Product information

tesa® 68785

Product description

tesa® 68785 is a black, double-sided self-adhesive tape consisting of a black PET backing and a tackified acrylic adhesive.
The coating weight of the open side is higher than the coating weight of the covered side.

tesa® 68785 features esp.
  • Thickness: 80μm

  • High adhesion level on the open side, low adhesion level on the covered side

  • Excellent resistance to demanding environmental conditions

  • Very good handling performance in converting processes

Main applications

  • Mounting of two different substrates, where one is easy and the other difficult to adhere to

  • Mounting of speaker mesh and metal housing

  • Mounting of metal or plastic badges and signs

Technical properties

Backing material

PET film



Total thickness

80 µm

Type of adhesive

tackified acrylic

Elongation at break

50 %

Tensile strength

20 N/cm

Adhesion properties

Adhesion to ABS (after 14 days)

9.2 N/cm

Adhesion to ABS (covered side, after 14 days)

6.9 N/cm

Adhesion to ABS (covered side, initial)

5.6 N/cm

Adhesion to ABS (initial)

7.4 N/cm

Adhesion to PC (after 14 days)

11 N/cm

Adhesion to PC (covered side, after 14 days)

8.8 N/cm

Adhesion to PC (covered side, initial)

7.2 N/cm

Adhesion to PC (initial)

9.1 N/cm

Adhesion to PE (after 14 days)

5.8 N/cm

Adhesion to PE (covered side, after 14 days)

3.5 N/cm

Adhesion to PE (covered side, initial)

3.4 N/cm

Adhesion to PE (initial)

4.2 N/cm

Adhesion to PET (after 14 days)

7.8 N/cm

Adhesion to PET (covered side, after 14 days)

5.7 N/cm

Adhesion to PET (covered side, initial)

5.2 N/cm

Adhesion to PET (initial)

7.2 N/cm

Adhesion to Steel (after 14 days)

10.8 N/cm

Adhesion to Steel (covered side, after 14 days)

8 N/cm

Adhesion to Steel (covered side, initial)

6.6 N/cm

Adhesion to Steel (initial)

9.5 N/cm

Rating properties

Temperature resistance short term

200 °C

Temperature resistance long term

100 °C



Ageing resistance (UV)


Humidity resistance


Static shear resistance at 23°C


Additional Info

Liner variants:
PV40 white/red logo glassine paper (71μm; 82g/m²)

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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