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SKU 7000123468
Legacy SKU 70006138062
UPC 00021200881916
Part Number 8981
Product Number 8981

With a polypropylene backing and glass yarn reinforcement, Scotch® Filament Tape 8981 resists abrasion, moisture, scuffing and breaks. This filament-reinforced tape is ideal for securing boxes, bundling pipe or reinforcing large bulk containers, Scotch® Filament Tape 8981 is a high-strength, reliable and affordable solution for product and package integrity.

  • Industrial-strength, filament-reinforced tape resists nicks, abrasion and moisture
  • Synthetic rubber adhesive bonds easily to most fiberboard, plastics and metal surfaces
  • Glass yarn filaments add strength for box closing, bundling and more
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Minimum Order 36 Rolls
Order Increment 36 Rolls
  High Strength Tape
  Pressure Sensitive
  Global Shipping
  Fantastic Price Per Roll
Product Dimensions
Imperial Metric
Width 0.94 in 24 mm
Length 60.14 yd 55 m
Center Hole Diameter 3 none 76.0 mm
Shipping Dimensions
Weight 21.761 lb
Length 11.25 in
Width 11.25 in
Height 9.375 in
Color Transparent


  1. What is the width and length of the Scotch® Filament Tape 8981?

    The tape comes in a width of 24 mm and a length of 55 m.

  2. How thick is the Scotch® Filament Tape 8981?

    The tape has a thickness or gauge of 6.6 mil, making it strong enough to secure heavy items.

  3. How many rolls come in each case of Scotch® Filament Tape 8981?

    Each case contains 36 rolls of this high-performance filament tape, providing plenty for your packaging needs.

For industrial/occupational use only. Not for consumer sale or use.
3M industrial and occupational products are intended, labeled, and packaged for sale to trained industrial and occupational customers for workplace use.  Unless specifically stated otherwise on the applicable product packaging or literature, these products are not intended, labeled, or packaged for sale to or use by consumers (e.g., for home, personal, primary or secondary school, recreational/sporting, or other uses not described in the applicable product packaging or literature), and must be selected and used in compliance with applicable health and safety regulations and standards (e.g., U.S. OSHA, ANSI), as well as all product literature, user instructions, warnings, and other limitations, and the user must take any action required under any recall, field action, or other product use notice.  Misuse of 3M industrial and occupational products may result in injury, sickness, death, or property damage.  For help with product selection and use, consult your on-site safety professional, industrial hygienist, or other subject matter expert.
Strong, Sturdy Design

Scotch® Filament Tape 8981 is a reliable solution for bundling pipe or reinforcing large bulk containers. Its clear, filament-reinforced, polypropylene backing provides increased tensile strength, making it abrasion, moisture, scuff and break resistant, even if nicked or punctured. The multi-layer synthetic-rubber adhesive system prevents delamination and bonds well to a variety of surfaces commonly used in packaging, such as corrugated cardboard, fiberboard, plastic and metals.

Recommended Applications
  • Metal and pipe bundling
  • High strength reinforcing
  • Heavy duty strapping
The World's Go-To Source for Filament Tapes Since 1946

3M has been providing high strength, reliable and affordable filament-reinforced tapes and strapping tapes since 1946. These tapes are essential for closing boxes, stabilizing pallets, bundling and reinforcing, securing appliance components during transport and easy-open tear strips. They provide important benefits for manufacturers of piping, metal products, furniture, appliances, automotive parts, sporting goods, as well as food and beverage processors.

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