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3M in Appliances

Innovative Solutions for the Appliance Industry

3M helps appliance manufacturers build household appliances that are stronger, lighter and more cost effective. Our advanced tapes and adhesives are used throughout the industry to reduce dryer noise and vibration, bond windows in oven doors, stabilize refrigerator coils, secure HVAC insulation, attach membrane switches to microwaves, and more. For assembly, attachment, identification, noise reduction and protection applications, we offer solutions to meet stringent appliance performance requirements.


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Innovative Solutions for the Appliance Industry

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  • Refrigerator & Freezer

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3M™ VHB™ Tape 4932

Securely attach logo to front of door with 3M™ VHB™ Tape 4932

3M™ VHB™ Tape 4932

Securely attach logo to front of door with 3M™ VHB™ Tape 4932

3M™ Scotch-Weld™ PUR Easy Adhesive TS230

Securely attach glass panel to front of refrigerator with 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ PUR Easy Adhesive TS230

3M™ Scotch-Weld™ PUR Easy Adhesive TS230

Securely attach glass panel to front of refrigerator with 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ PUR Easy Adhesive TS230

Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Secure heavy doors during shipment with Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Secure heavy doors during shipment with Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 467MP

Prevent movement during foaming, attach Vacuum Insulation Panel.
3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 467MP

3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 467MP

Prevent movement during foaming, attach Vacuum Insulation Panel.
3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 467MP

Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Secure drinking water tubing to back of unit.
Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Secure drinking water tubing to back of unit.
Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 9453LE

Attach decorative trim to plastic drawers and shelves.
3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 9453LE

3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 9453LE

Attach decorative trim to plastic drawers and shelves.
3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 9453LE

Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Secure racks during shipment.
Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Secure racks during shipment.
Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Scotch® Filament Tape 8915 Clean Removal

Before shipping, secure shelves and drawers inside refrigerator.
Scotch® Filament Tape 8915 Clean Removal

Scotch® Filament Tape 8915 Clean Removal

Before shipping, secure shelves and drawers inside refrigerator.
Scotch® Filament Tape 8915 Clean Removal

3M™ Aluminum Foil Tape 425

Securely attach cooling coils to inner surface before foaming.
3M™ Aluminum Foil Tape 425

3M™ Aluminum Foil Tape 425

Securely attach cooling coils to inner surface before foaming.
3M™ Aluminum Foil Tape 425

3M™ Venting Tape 3294

Keep foam from escaping through access holes during foaming process.
3M™ Venting Tape 3294

3M™ Venting Tape 3294

Keep foam from escaping through access holes during foaming process.
3M™ Venting Tape 3294

Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Secure power cord to back surface.
Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Secure power cord to back surface.
Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

3M™ Flame Barrier FRB

Delivers UL 94-5VA flammability for circuit board and drip shields.

3M™ Flame Barrier FRB
3M™ Flame Barrier FRB

Delivers UL 94-5VA flammability for circuit board and drip shields.

3M™ Flame Barrier FRB
  • Oven & Cooktop

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3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 468MP

Attach glass touch panel to circuit board.
3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 468MP

3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 468MP

Attach glass touch panel to circuit board.
3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 468MP

Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Secure electric coil burners for shipment.
Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Secure electric coil burners for shipment.
Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

3M™ VHB™ Tape 4655

Attach exterior glass window to oven door frame.
3M™ VHB™ Tape 4655

3M™ VHB™ Tape 4655

Attach exterior glass window to oven door frame.
3M™ VHB™ Tape 4655

Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Keep oven door closed during shipment.
Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Keep oven door closed during shipment.
Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

3M™ VHB™ Tape 4655

Help assemble metal frame to glass cooktop.
3M™ VHB™ Tape 4655

3M™ VHB™ Tape 4655

Help assemble metal frame to glass cooktop.
3M™ VHB™ Tape 4655

3M™ Aluminum Foil Tape 425

Control heat flow using a thermal barrier inside oven doors.
3M™ Aluminum Foil Tape 425

3M™ Aluminum Foil Tape 425

Control heat flow using a thermal barrier inside oven doors.
3M™ Aluminum Foil Tape 425

Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Secure power cord for shipping with Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Secure power cord for shipping with Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Secure racks for shipment with Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Secure racks for shipment with Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

3M™ Glass Cloth Tape 361
3M™ Glass Cloth Tape 361
3M™ Flame Barrier FRB

Delivers UL 94-5VA flammability for circuit board and drip shields.

3M™ Flame Barrier FRB
3M™ Flame Barrier FRB

Delivers UL 94-5VA flammability for circuit board and drip shields.

3M™ Flame Barrier FRB
3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 9472FL

Attach plastic bracket to circuit board.
3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 9472FL

3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 9472FL

Attach plastic bracket to circuit board.
3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 9472FL

  • Clothes Washer

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3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 468MP

Attach glass touch panel to circuit board.
3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 468MP

3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 468MP

Attach glass touch panel to circuit board.
3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 468MP

3M™ Fastbond™ Insulation Adhesive 49

Attach insulation to inner walls.
3M™ Fastbond™ Insulation Adhesive 49

3M™ Fastbond™ Insulation Adhesive 49

Attach insulation to inner walls.
3M™ Fastbond™ Insulation Adhesive 49

3M™ Polyurethane Adhesive Sealant 560

Seal seams in the drum assembly.
3M™ Polyurethane Adhesive Sealant 560

3M™ Polyurethane Adhesive Sealant 560

Seal seams in the drum assembly.
3M™ Polyurethane Adhesive Sealant 560

3M™ Damping Foil 2552

Reduce noise in operation.
3M™ Damping Foil 2552

3M™ Damping Foil 2552

Reduce noise in operation.
3M™ Damping Foil 2552

3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Threadlocker TL42

Attach washer housing to frame.
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Threadlocker TL42

3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Threadlocker TL42

Attach washer housing to frame.
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Threadlocker TL42

Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal
Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal
3M™ VHB™ 4945

Attach trim to edge of glass lid on top-load dryers.
3M™ VHB™ 4945

3M™ VHB™ 4945

Attach trim to edge of glass lid on top-load dryers.
3M™ VHB™ 4945

3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Neoprene High Performance Rubber and Gasket Adhesive 1300
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Neoprene High Performance Rubber and Gasket Adhesive 1300
3M™ Press Printable Label Material 7868
3M™ Press Printable Label Material 7868
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Nitrile High Performance Rubber and Gasket Adhesive 847
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Nitrile High Performance Rubber and Gasket Adhesive 847
3M™ Flame Barrier FRB

Delivers UL 94-5VA flammability for circuit board and drip shields.

3M™ Flame Barrier FRB
3M™ Flame Barrier FRB

Delivers UL 94-5VA flammability for circuit board and drip shields.

3M™ Flame Barrier FRB
  • Clothes Dryer

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    Click the dots to reveal 3M solutions


3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 468MP

Attach glass touch panel to circuit board with 3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 468MP

3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 468MP

Attach glass touch panel to circuit board with 3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 468MP

3M™ Aluminum Foil Tape 425

Control heat from blower assembly with 3M™ Aluminum Foil Tape 425

3M™ Aluminum Foil Tape 425

Control heat from blower assembly with 3M™ Aluminum Foil Tape 425

3M™ Damping Foil 2552

Reduce noise with 3M™ Damping Foil 2552 applied to outside surface of dryer drum

3M™ Damping Foil 2552

Reduce noise with 3M™ Damping Foil 2552 applied to outside surface of dryer drum

3M™ Polyurethane Adhesive Sealant 560

Seal seams in the drum assembly with 3M™ Polyurethane Adhesive Sealant 560

3M™ Polyurethane Adhesive Sealant 560

Seal seams in the drum assembly with 3M™ Polyurethane Adhesive Sealant 560

3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 9472FL

Attach plastic trim to front of unit with 3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 9472FL

3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 9472FL

Attach plastic trim to front of unit with 3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 9472FL

Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Secure door for shipment with Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Secure door for shipment with Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

3M™ Scotch-Weld™ PUR Easy Adhesive TS230

Attach glass window to door frame with 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ PUR Easy Adhesive TS230

3M™ Scotch-Weld™ PUR Easy Adhesive TS230

Attach glass window to door frame with 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ PUR Easy Adhesive TS230

3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Nitrile High Performance Rubber and Gasket Adhesive 847
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Nitrile High Performance Rubber and Gasket Adhesive 847
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Neoprene High Performance Rubber and Gasket Adhesive 1300
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Neoprene High Performance Rubber and Gasket Adhesive 1300
3M™ Press Printable Label Material 7868
3M™ Press Printable Label Material 7868
3M™ Flame Barrier FRB

Delivers UL 94-5VA flammability for circuit board and drip shields.

3M™ Flame Barrier FRB
3M™ Flame Barrier FRB

Delivers UL 94-5VA flammability for circuit board and drip shields.

3M™ Flame Barrier FRB
  • Dishwasher

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    Click the dots to reveal 3M solutions


3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 468MP

Attach glass touch panel to circuit board with 3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 468MP

3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 468MP

Attach glass touch panel to circuit board with 3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 468MP

3M™ Damping Foil 2552

Reduce water spray noise with 3M™ Damping Foil 2552 applied to outside surface of container

3M™ Damping Foil 2552

Reduce water spray noise with 3M™ Damping Foil 2552 applied to outside surface of container

3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 9472FL

Attach plastic bracket to circuit board with 3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 9472FL

3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 9472FL

Attach plastic bracket to circuit board with 3M™ Adhesive Transfer Tape 9472FL

3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Neoprene High Performance Rubber and Gasket Adhesive 1300
3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Neoprene High Performance Rubber and Gasket Adhesive 1300
3M™ Damping Foil 2552

Reduce pump motor noise with 3M™ Damping Foil 2552 applied to bracket

3M™ Damping Foil 2552

Reduce pump motor noise with 3M™ Damping Foil 2552 applied to bracket

Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Secure door for shipment with Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Secure door for shipment with Scotch® Filament Tape 8916V Clean Removal

Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Secure racks for shipment with Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

Secure racks for shipment with Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898

3M™ Flame Barrier FRB

Delivers UL 94-5VA flammability for circuit board and drip shields.

3M™ Flame Barrier FRB
3M™ Flame Barrier FRB

Delivers UL 94-5VA flammability for circuit board and drip shields.

3M™ Flame Barrier FRB

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