PP Shrink Tape


Biaxially oriented polypropylene shrink tape is a single layer, untreated shrink tape. It is available in a wide variety of widths and film thicknesses.


PP Shrink Tape is normally wrapped around the laminate on the mandrel and held in place with pressure sensitive tape. When exposed to heat, the tape shrinks, applying pressure to the part.

Density.905 g/cm3
MD16,000 psi
TD 38,000 psi
Heat Shrinkage 2%
Melt Point333°F (167°C)
Heat Set Temperature280°F (138°C)
ReleaseWill release from most commercially available resin systems
Burn RateSlow
Shelf LifeIndefinite