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SKU 7010335143
Legacy SKU 70006748142
UPC 00051115688690
Catalog Number 483
Product Number 483

Constructed with an extremely conformable backing, 3M Polyethylene Tape 483 is designed to be used in a wide variety of general purpose applications including sealing, holding, coding, moisture proofing and protecting. This tape is coated with a rubber adhesive that bonds well and removes cleanly from most surfaces. 3M Polyethylene Tape 483 is available in a variety of vivid colors.

  • Extremely flexible backing enables tape to stretch and conform to textured and irregular surfaces
  • Polyethylene backing has a low water vapor transmission rate and provides good solvent, alkali resistance
  • Rubber adhesive bonds well and removes cleanly from most surfaces
  • Tape remains adhered and flexible to temperatures as low as -20°F
  • Vivid colors and smooth backing provide excellent glossy appearance
  • Black tape has excellent UV resistance and can be used outdoors for up to 12 months
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Minimum Order 36 Rolls
Order Increment 36 Rolls
  Excellent Sealing Qualities
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Product Dimensions
Imperial Metric
Length 36 yd 32.91 m
Thickness 5 mil 0.13 mm
Shipping Dimensions
Weight 9.97812 lb
Length 9.68661 in
Width 9.68661 in
Height 10 in
Color Transparent


  1. What is 3M™ Polyethylene Tape 483 used for?

    3M™ Polyethylene Tape 483 is designed to protect surfaces and secure coverings in a variety of industries, including construction, aerospace, automotive and more.

  2. Is this tape transparent?

    Yes! The tape's transparency makes it an ideal choice when you need to maintain visibility or aesthetics on the surface being taped.

  3. How wide is each roll?

    Each roll of 3M™ Polyethylene Tape 483 measures one inch in width.

  4. Can I buy smaller quantities than a case at once?

    At the moment we only sell this product by cases with thirty-six rolls per case. However, a single roll could provide enough for multiple projects depending on your needs!

  5. . What are some features of the individual packaging options for each roll?

    . Alongside its impressive strength and durability characteristics on delivering high-grip sealing power that stick firmly to various surfaces (even uneven ones), each roll in our transparent adhesive tape collection offers easy-to-use convenience with individually wrapped packages inside cases that support quick cuts with no waste as well- just what most industry experts desire!

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.
Conformable Backing for a Variety of Applications

3M™ Polyethylene Tape 483 is a versatile tape that can stretch easily and conform to irregular surfaces for a tight seal. The tape has a smooth backing that provides good resistance to solvents and alkalis. It is coated with a rubber adhesive that bonds well to many surfaces and typically removes cleanly. This tape is resilient and can be used in outdoor applications and temperatures ranging from -20°F/-29°C to 170°F/77°C. The black version of this tape can be used in outdoor applications for up to one year and will remove cleanly from most surfaces.

Recommended Applications
  • General sealing of containers and irregular shaped objects
  • Separation of dissimilar metals
  • Decorative, safety marking and color coding
  • Nuclear power plant maintenance applications
  • Corrosion sensitive applications
  • Outdoor applications of sealing, protecting and preserving
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