Scotch® Box Sealing Tape 353 securely closes a wide variety of box and carton materials, including corrugated boxes with high recycled content. Knowing that packages take a lot of rugged treatment in transit, we developed a moisture-resistant polyester backing that resists abrasion, chemicals and scuffing to hold strong throughout the shipping process.
This tape is particularly resistant to splitting along seam or score lines. Our tape is suitable for use on single- and double-walled corrugated boxes weighing up to 100 lbs., including those with high recycled content.
A tough tape that is also environmentally friendly
Scotch® High Performance Box Sealing Tape 353 features a biaxially oriented polyester backing with a pressure-sensitive rubber resin adhesive. The tape complies with environmental considerations of ASTM D1974-92 and meets CID A-A-1684B.
We developed this tape to help ensure that packages arrive intact
Our heavy duty sealing tape, also known as packing tape or adhesive tape, is designed to securely seal heavy weight or over-packed cartons and packages for shipping and handling. The tape's high strength combined with its quick stick and resistance to splitting or tearing makes it popular for overseas and export shipping. The tape can be applied with a portable hand-held dispenser or stationary definite length dispenser.
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Comparison of Scotch® Box Sealing Tapes
|Backing Thickness mils (mm)||Total Thickness mils (mm)||Adhesion to Steel oz./in. (N/100 mm)||Tensile Strength lbs./in. (N/100 mm)||Elongation at Break %||Comments|
|ASTM Test Method:||D-3652||D-3652||D-3330||D-3759||D-3759|
|Scotch® Box Sealing Tape|
|311||Polypropylene/Acrylic||1.1 (.028)||2.05 (.052)||22 (24)||25 (438)||125||Available in Clear and Tan|
|313||Polypropylene/Acrylic||1.6 (.041)||2.55 (.065)||24 (26)||35 (613)||125||Available in Clear and Tan|
|353||Polyester/Synthetic Rubber||1.0 (.025)||1.9 (.048)||45 (49)||25 (437)||110||Available in Clear and Tan|
|355||Polyester/Synthetic Rubber||2.0 (.051)||3.43 (.089)||78 (85)||67 (1174)||130||Available in Clear and Tan|
|371||Polypropylene/Synthetic Rubber||1.2 (.030)||1.9 (.048)||45 (49)||22 (385)||160||Available in Clear, Tan, Blue, Green, Orange, Red, White, and Yellow|
|372||Polypropylene/Synthetic Rubber||1.4 (.035)||2.2 (.056)||45 (49)||26 (455)||160||Available in Clear and Tan|
|373||Polypropylene/Synthetic Rubber||1.6 (.041)||2.5 (.064)||50 (55)||30 (525)||160||Available in Clear, Tan, Blue, Green, Orange, Red, White, and Yellow|
|375||Polypropylene/Synthetic Rubber||2.0 (.051)||3.1 (.079)||55 (60)||35 (613)||160||Available in Clear and Tan|