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SKU 7000119816
Legacy SKU 60455047336
UPC 00051131066533
Part Number 06653

3M™ Automotive Refinish Masking Tape 388N is a yellow crepe-paper tape designed specifically for the critical paint masking processes used in the collision repair industry. It features a rubber-based adhesive and flexible crepe-paper construction for excellent conformability and adhesion. Yellow tape resists moisture, solvents and outdoor exposure. It leaves clean paint lines without buildup.

  • Robust crepe paper backing that resists solvents and moisture
  • Proprietary rubber-based adhesive formula allows the tape to stick and stay on a variety of surfaces
  • Great usability - fits contours and curves
  • Excels in all general masking applications
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Minimum Order 36 Rolls
Order Increment 36 Rolls
  Easy To Use
  Versatile Across Industries
  Global Shipping
  Industry Low Price
Product Dimensions
Imperial Metric
Weight 0.464 LBS
Width 0.94 in 24 mm
Length 60 yd 55 m
Shipping Dimensions
Weight 16.9 lb
Length 9.488 in
Width 11.181 in
Height 11.378 in
Color Yellow


  1. What is the size of 3M™ Automotive Refinish Masking Tape, 06653?

    The size of the tape is 24 mm x 55 m and it comes in a case of 36 rolls.

  2. Is this masking tape suitable for all automotive paint jobs?

    Yes, absolutely. This product has excellent adhesion and can be used on most surfaces including painted metal, rubber moldings, plastic trim, and glass.

  3. Does the tape leave any residue or damage when removed from a car after use?

    No, you won't have to worry about leaving behind any adhesive residue when removing this tape from your car. It also doesn't damage or peel away freshly painted surfaces like some other tapes might.

  4. Is there anything else special about this particular automotive masking tape?

    Unlike other tapes which can sometimes stretch and pull during application, our exclusive technology ensures that this one sticks firmly to your surface without stretching or lifting up.

  5. . Can I buy smaller quantities than the full case of 36 rolls?

    . Yes! Our products are available at all leading automobile refinishing stores across North America where individual tapes could be purchased as per requirement.

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Conformable for Efficient Application

The 3M™ Automotive Refinish Masking Tape 388N has a crepe-paper backing that offers excellent conformability. This means that the tape can be stretched and manipulated to fit curves and contours without tearing. The thin and flexible backing enhances the tape's ability to conform and produce sharp, clean paint lines.

Moisture-Resistant Tape Sticks and Stays

The 3M™ Automotive Refinish Masking Tape 388N has a proprietary rubber-based adhesive that provides instant adhesion to a variety of automotive substrates, including moldings, plastic, glass, metal, rubber, and painted surfaces. This tape is specially treated for solvent and moisture resistance, which minimizes bleed through and allows it to withstand outdoor exposure. Because it sticks right away, 388N allows for fast and efficient application.

3M™ Automotive Refinish Masking Tape 388N is the result of a revolutionary manufacturing process that eliminates the use of solvents. 3M is recognized worldwide for its success in sustainable practices. This is part of the continual investment in premier technologies to meet the needs of future generations.

Clean, Fast Removal without Adhesive Residue

3M engineers Automotive Refinish Masking Tape to meet today's paint technicians' requirements for masking before painting. This tape can resist temperatures up to 250ºF (121ºC) for up to 30 minutes. Once you're done painting, the tape removes cleanly and easily, in one piece – leaving behind no adhesive residue. 3M™ Automotive Refinish Masking Tape helps create smooth and precise paint jobs.

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