.005” Heat Shrink Polyester Tape

When maximum compressive force is needed, Dunstone has you covered with our 500 Series Hi-Shrink Tape. Our 500 Series tapes are capable of producing immense pressure with or without release coating depending on your application. When you need maximum compressive force, trust our 500 Series to get the job done.

Product Description

  • .005” (0.0125 mm) thick polyester film
  • Available on 1.5” (38 mm) ID or 3.0” (76 mm) ID cores
  • Standard widths of 0.5” (12 mm) wide up to 2.5” (63.5 mm) wide
  • Suitable for cure temperatures up to 330°F (165°C)

Product Benefits

  • Good film for thicker-walled composite parts
  • Applies moderate to high shrink force depending on the shrink % you specify
  • Commonly used for consolidating large composite tubes, containment rings and and parts requiring a high compressive force

Product Characteristics

  • Available with release coating on 1 or 2 sides and without coating
  • Custom slit widths and roll lengths available upon request
  • Available shrink percentage ranges from 5% to 20% (can be customized to your application based on compaction force required)