Single sided foil tape consists of an adhesive coated onto an aluminium foil, copper foil or lead foil backing. They are available in a range of thicknesses and performance levels for both general purpose and high performance applications.
Copper and aluminium foil tapes are commonly used in construction, industrial, electronics, automotive, aerospace and HVAC markets. They offer reliable performance for a range of applications such as masking, splicing, damping, shielding, insulating, sealing, reflecting and fixing.
Our single coated foil tapes bond to a variety of different surfaces including wood, metal and plastic and are suitable for internal or external use. We have an extensive range of foil tapes from world leading manufacturers; click on the products tab to learn more.
Aluminium and copper foil tape characteristics:
Our applications include:
Browse through our range of single sided foil tapes below for more detailed information and product data sheets. If you would like to ask us a question about any of these products, simply click on “add to wish list” and the product details can be added to a contact form once you’re ready to get in touch. You can also send these details to yourself or a colleague.
Thickness range (mm)
Adhesion to steel range (N/cm)
Tensile strength range (N/cm²)
Max width (cm)
Max length (m)
Manufacturer / SOS
Temp. range (˚C)
Thermal cond. range (W/m-K)
Thermal conductivity (W/m-K)
D/S or S/S
Fluid resist backing
MVTR (gms/m2 /24 hrs)
Any data provided relates to values typically generated when measuring these materials, and is offered as a guide to material selection. However it is not guaranteed and the user is responsible for evaluating the suitability of a product for the application it is intended for. Some test methods may vary, please refer to data sheet or call for assistance.
|Title||Stock status||Adhesion to steel (N/cm)||Adhesive||Breathable||Carrier||Colour||Conformability||D/S or S/S||Fluid resist backing||Hypoallergenic||Manufacturer / SOS||Max length (m)||Max. short temp (˚C)||Max width (cm)||Min. temp (˚C)||MVTR (gms/m2 /24 hrs)||Sterilisation method||Tensile strength (N/cm²)||Thermal cond. range (W/m-K)||Thermal conductivity (W/m-K)||Thickness (mm)|
|3M™ 1170||1||3.8||Acrylic||Aluminium foil||Silver||3M™||-40||35||0.08|
|3M™ 433||3||4.4||Silicone||Aluminium foil||Shiny silver||3M™||-54||35||0.09|
|3M™ 1181||1||3.8||Acrylic||Copper foil||Copper||3M™||No data||44||0.07|
|3M™ 434||3||7.1||Synthetic rubber||Soft aluminium||Silver||3M™||-55||88||0.19|
|3M™ 1182||3||3.8||Acrylic||Copper foil||Copper||3M™||No data||44||0.09|
|3M™ 435||3||7.1||Synthetic rubber||Soft aluminium||Silver||3M™||-55||88||0.34|
|3M™ 1245||1||3.8||Acrylic||Copper foil||Copper||3M™||No data||44||0.1|
|3M™ 436||3||7.1||Synthetic rubber||Soft aluminium||Silver||3M™||-55||88||0.45|
|3M™ 1345||3||3.8||Acrylic||Tin-plated copper foil||Silver||3M™||-40||44||0.1|
|3M™ 1436||3||12||Rubber||Soft aluminium||Silver||3M™||-25||18||0.075|
|3M™ 1115B||3||5.6||Acrylic||Aluminium foil||Silver||3M™||-40||70||0.15|
|3M™ 1449||3||4||Acrylic||Soft aluminium||Shiny silver||3M™||-32||33||0.07|
|3M™ AL25BT||3||3.4||Acrylic||Aluminium foil||Silver||3M™||No data||No data||0.06|
|3M™ 1450||3||12.5||Rubber||Soft aluminium||Shiny silver||3M™|