- Features two adhesives – one on each side of the tape for effective bonding
- Black foam tape provides good bond-line appearance
- Liner side adhesive is designed for traditional, LSE and scratch- and mar-resistant paint systems
- Non liner-side adhesive bonds to a range of automotive paints and LSEs
- Conformable closed cell 1.52 mm acrylic foam core delivers stress relaxation under load
- Available with silicone-coated polyethylene T-liner which is suitable for tabbing
3M™ Acrylic Plus Tape EX4015 features two adhesives, one on each side of a thick 1.52 mm acrylic foam core that conforms even to complex contours. The viscoelastic foam core provides stress relaxation when exposed to high application loads, and maintains tight bond-line aesthetics under normal conditions.
Provides robust adhesion to a wide variety of paint systems
Designed for Adherence to Rigid Clears, LSEs and Modern Paint Systems
Our 3M™ Acrylic Plus Tape EX4015
(PDF, 159.30 Kb)is developed specifically for attaching exterior trim and other parts to automotive paint surfaces. It features two different adhesives applied to a 1.52 mm acrylic foam core. The liner side adhesive is formulated for very high initial and final adhesion for scratch- and mar-resistant paint systems. The non-liner side is designed for high initial adhesion to surfaces such as powder coats, as well as high adhesive build and final adhesion to a range of rigid clear coats, plastics and other common materials used for automotive parts. The viscoelastic acrylic foam core adapts well to complex shapes, and features excellent wet-out properties as well as stress relaxation during high loads. The inconspicuous black color of 3M Acrylic Plus Tape EX4015 helps ensure high satisfaction among consumers.
Confidence in Your Purchase
The red, 3M branded liner
(PDF, 147.53 Kb) features a subtle 3M logo marking to provide evidence to the customer that they are receiving the 3M quality they expect from their purchase. The liner makes our tapes easy to identify and difficult to imitate. Proprietary branding technology is designed to help identification of 3M™ Acrylic Foam Tape. 3M™ Acrylic Plus Tape EX4015 is available with either a standard red liner or a special tabbable T liner.
Better Science for Better Adhesion from 3M
- Attaching stone chip moldings, fender moldings or wheel arch extensions
- Side body moldings
- Roof ditch moldings
- Wheel flares
Since 1925 when one of our lab assistants invented masking tape, 3M has been applying science to life — developing adhesive products and technologies that help entire industries and individual businesses worldwide. The work that began with a single 3M engineer now spans decades and generations — and all of it goes into each of our products developed for automotive OEM, like 3M™ Acrylic Plus Tape EX4015.
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