- Proprietary rubber-based formula helps tape stick and stay, minimizing lifting or edge curl
- Flexible crepe-paper backing enables yellow tape to fit contours and curves, offering great usability
- Waterborne and solvent paint compatible
- Can resist temperatures up to 250ºF (121ºC) for up to 30 minutes
- Leaves a sharp, clean paint line with less paint or clear-coat build up
- Withstands outdoor exposure, solvents and moisture
3M™ Automotive Refinish Masking Tape 388N is a yellow crepe-paper tape designed specifically for the critical paint masking processes used in the collision repair industry. It features a rubber-based adhesive and flexible crepe-paper construction for excellent conformability and adhesion. Yellow tape resists moisture, solvents and outdoor exposure. It leaves clean paint lines without buildup.
Moisture-Resistant Tape Sticks and Stays
Designed specifically for the critical paint masking processes used in the collision repair industry
The proprietary rubber-based adhesive delivers instant adhesion to a variety of automotive substrates including moldings, plastic, glass, metal, rubber and painted surfaces. Designed to withstand outdoor exposure, this tape is specially-treated for solvent and moisture resistance which minimizes bleed through. Given its ability to stick right away, 388N allows for fast and efficient application.
3M™ Automotive Refinish Masking Tape 388N is the result of a revolutionary manufacturing process, eliminating the use of solvents. 3M is recognized worldwide for its success in sustainable practices. This is a part of the continual investment in premier technologies to meet the needs of future generations.
Clean, Fast Removal without Adhesive Residue
The 3M™ engineer Automotive Refinish Masking Tape to meet today's paint technicians' requirements for masking before painting. This tape can resist temperatures up to 250°F (121°C) for up to 30 minutes. Once you're done painting, the tape removes cleanly and easily, in one piece — leaving behind no adhesive residue. 3M™ Automotive Refinish Masking Tape helps create smooth and precise paint jobs.