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SKU 7010048654
Legacy SKU 70012502129
UPC 00051128998908
Catalog Number 838
Product Number 838

3M Weather Resistant Film Tape 838 is comprised of a strong, thin Tedlar PVCF Film backing with a high shear strength and a solvent resistant acrylic adhesive. This tape is ideal for many long-term weather resistant and protection applications.

  • Tedlar® PVF Film backing provides strength without added thickness
  • Excellent resistance to weathering makes it ideal for outdoor exposure applications
  • Outstanding mechanical properties and inertness toward a wide variety of chemicals, solvents and staining agents
  • Good long-term aging properties because it contains no plasticizers
  • Tough and flexible over a broad range of temperatures
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Minimum Order 48 Rolls
Order Increment 48 Rolls
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Thickness 3.4 mil 0.09 mm
Shipping Dimensions
Weight 8 lb
Length 9.25197 in
Width 9.25197 in
Height 9.48819 in
Color White

PRODUCT FAQ

  1. What is 3M™ Weather Resistant Film Tape 838 used for?

    Great question! This tape is designed to be a versatile solution for outdoor weathering and moisture protection. It can be used in a variety of applications such as sealing flexible air ducts, patching tarps or covers, and attaching protective sheeting.

  2. How wide is the tape roll?

    The width of this tape roll is 3/4 inches.

  3. How long does each roll last?

    Each roll is approximately 36 yards long giving you plenty of coverage area when working on your project.

  4. Is this tape strong enough for heavy duty repairs?

    Absolutely! With a thickness of 3.4 mil and its tough film backing material, it provides excellent strength and durability making it ideal for even heavy-duty jobs.

  5. Can I buy just one or two rolls instead of a whole case?

    Unfortunately, we only sell the product by the case but keep in mind that you receive an amazing value with each case including 48 rolls at a discounted price.

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.
Thin, but Strong and Resistant to the Elements

3M™ Weather Resistant Film Tape 838 is a white, 3.4 mil tape with an acrylic adhesive and a Tedlar® PVF Film backing. The 2.1 mil Tedlar® PVC Film backing provides increased strength without added thickness. This tape is ideally suited for a variety of applications found in building and construction, aerospace, signage, military and the window and door industries. This tape features excellent resistance to weathering along with outstanding mechanical properties and inertness toward a wide variety of chemicals, solvents and staining agents. There are no plasticizers in this product which contribute to good long-term aging properties. The tape is strong and flexible, even under a broad range of temperatures. 3M™ Weather Resistant Film Tape 838 will perform in temperatures ranging from -100°F/-73°C to 225°F/107°C.

Recommended Applications
  • Sealing the seams of outdoor building panels, windows and doors
  • Hinge seal on shower doors
  • Sealing critical areas from moisture intrusion
  • Sealing, wrapping and protecting in outdoor exposure applications
Adhesion that Endures

3M™ Weather Resistant Film Tape 838 features an acrylic adhesive that adheres immediately on contact to a variety of substrates. Once bonded, this adhesive will provide high, secure adhesion for extended periods. This adhesive maintains adhesion in climate and temperature change variations. It is also resistant to many solvents, including jet engine fuel, hydraulic fluid and lubricating oils, making it an ideal choice for applications where solvent resistance is needed.

Note: Tedlar is a registered trademark of DuPont