3M Scotch 56 Yellow PET Electrical Tape, 6mm x 66m

  • RS Stock No. 885-4909
  • Mfr. Part No. T566
  • Brand 3M
Technical Reference
Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Status: Not Applicable
COO (Country of Origin): MX
Product Details

3M™ Polyester Film Electrical Tape 56

From 3M™ the Polyester Film Electrical Tape 56 is a 1 mm conformable polyester film tape with rubber thermosetting adhesive. The tape has pressure-sensitive adhesive coated on one side and doesn’t require heat or moisture to apply. This allows for quick and accurate application in most settings.

The yellow PET tape is thin yet durable, with excellent resistance to weathering and scratching, meaning it is ideal for more challenging electrical applications. The insulation tape can also perform at temperatures of -40°C to 130°C without any loss of electrical properties.

Features and Benefits

• General-purpose polyester insulation tape with thermosetting rubber adhesive
• Designed for insulating applications requiring a thin, durable tape with high dielectric strength
• Withstands higher-temperature conditions than tapes with acetate cloth backings
• Conformable, exhibits excellent chemical, solvent and moisture resistance and resists cut-through and abrasion
• 1 mm film thickness

Application

3M™ Polyester Film electrical insulation tape is a 1 mm conformable yellow polyester film tape with rubber thermosetting adhesive. It provides excellent chemical, solvent, and moisture resistance that resists cut-through and abrasion. It is designed for insulating applications requiring a thin, durable insulation tape. A reliable transparent adhesive tape, it can also be used in office and warehouse environments for applications such as;

· Manufacturing
· Packaging
· Stock labels

Can wires with exposed cables be made safe with this tape?


Electrical tape, also known as insulating tape, is designed with this purpose in mind, however, it is recommended that qualified professionals are consulted when dealing with potentially live electrical wires.

What are electrical tapes?


A range of tapes for electrical installation and repair work; soldered joints and seams; insulation of soldered joints, terminals, cable sockets and conduction rails.

Why choose 3M?

3M are a trusted name in tapes and adhesives. With a huge range of versatile and specialist tapes, 3M support dozens of industries and applications, from heavy-duty construction to DIY around the home. Whatever your needs, from insulation tapes to general-purpose, 3M supplies an adhesive tape that won't let you down.

Electrical Tapes

For electrical installation and repair work; soldered joints and seams; insulation of soldered joints, terminals, cable sockets and conduction rails.

Specifications
Attribute Value
Colour Yellow
Width 6mm
Length 66m
Backing Material PET
Thickness 0.06mm
Maximum Operating Temperature +130°C
Trade Name Scotch 56
40 In stock - FREE next working day delivery available
Price Each
£ 6.83
(exc. VAT)
£ 8.20
(inc. VAT)
Units
Per unit
1 - 5
£6.83
6 - 14
£6.55
15 +
£6.42
Related Products
From 3M, this Scotch® Super 35 Vinyl Electrical ...
Description:
From 3M, this Scotch® Super 35 Vinyl Electrical Tape is a premium grade, all-weather PVC insulating tape. This insulating vinyl tape combines elastic backing and an a strong rubber adhesive to provide excellent electrical and mechanical protection with minimum bulk. It’s designed to perform continuously in ambient temperatures up to ...
Scotch® Rubber Splicing Tape 23 is a highly ...
Description:
Scotch® Rubber Splicing Tape 23 is a highly conformable 0.76 mm thick, self-amalgamating EPR (Ethylene Propylene Rubber) base for rubber splicing. It is designed to splice and terminate cables with overload temperatures of 266 degrees F(130 degree C), due to dissipating heat affectively. The snakeskin liner is easily removed when ...
From 3M™, this Polyimide Film Electrical Tape 92 ...
Description:
From 3M™, this Polyimide Film Electrical Tape 92 is tough and durable despite its 1mm thickness. It is specially designed for high-temperature applications such as coils, capacitors and harnesses, and it's acrylic pressure-sensitive adhesive allows quick and easy application without the requirement for heat or moisture. The Scotch 92 insulating ...
3M™ Polyimide Film Tape 5419 is a translucent ...
Description:
3M™ Polyimide Film Tape 5419 is a translucent polyimide film tape with a silicone adhesive. This tape is 2.7 mil thick and can be used for PCB solder masking and other high-temperature applications, within a range of -73°C to 260°C.Conventional polyimide electrical tapes can typically generate over 10,000 volts during ...