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3M™ Cylinder Mount Build-Up Tape 1640

3M Product Number 1640
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  • Allows for print quality improvements of thinner printing plates without the cost of new cylinders, gears or sleeves
  • Designed for building-up print cylinder diameter to change the repeat length for presses with 1/4"-pitch gear systems
  • Good adhesion for mounting and repositioning to cylinders and sleeves
  • Reusable tape allows for easy transition from one job to the next
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  • 3M™ Cylinder Mount Build-Up Tape 1640, Clear, 22 in x 50 ft, 40 mil, 1 roll per case
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    Roll
    Overall Length (Imperial)
    50 ft
    Overall Length (Metric)
    15.24 m
    Overall Width (Imperial)
    22 in
    Overall Width (Metric)
    558.8 mm
    Product Color
    Transparent
  • 3M™ Cylinder Mount Build-Up Tape 1640, Clear, 36 in x 50 ft, 40 mil, 1 roll per case
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    Roll
    Overall Length (Imperial)
    50 ft
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    15.24 m
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    36 in
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    914.4 mm
    Product Color
    Transparent
  • 3M™ Cylinder Mount Build-Up Tape 1640, Clear, 18 in x 50 ft, 40 mil, 1 roll per case
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    Roll
    Overall Length (Imperial)
    50 ft
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    15.24 m
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    18 in
    Overall Width (Metric)
    457.2 mm
    Product Color
    Transparent
  • 3M™ Cylinder Mount Build-Up Tape 1640, Clear, 24 in x 50 ft, 40 mil, 1 roll per case
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    Roll
    Overall Length (Imperial)
    50 ft
    Overall Length (Metric)
    15.24 m
    Overall Width (Imperial)
    24 in
    Overall Width (Metric)
    609.6 mm
    Product Color
    Transparent
  • 3M™ Cylinder Mount Build-Up Tape 1640, Clear, 27 in x 50 ft, 40 mil, 1 roll per case
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    Roll
    Overall Length (Imperial)
    50 ft
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    15.24 m
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    27 in
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    685.8 mm
    Product Color
    Transparent
  • 3M™ Cylinder Mount Build-Up Tape 1640, Clear, 20 in x 50 ft, 40 mil, 1 roll per case
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    Roll
    Overall Length (Imperial)
    50 ft
    Overall Length (Metric)
    15.24 m
    Overall Width (Imperial)
    20 in
    Overall Width (Metric)
    508 mm
    Product Color
    Transparent
  • 3M™ Cylinder Mount Build-Up Tape 1640, Clear, 12 in x 50 ft, 40 mil, 1 roll per case
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    Roll
    Overall Length (Imperial)
    50 ft
    Overall Length (Metric)
    15.24 m
    Overall Width (Imperial)
    12 in
    Overall Width (Metric)
    304.8 mm
    Product Color
    Transparent
  • 3M™ Cylinder Mount Build-Up Tape 1640, Clear, 40 mil, Roll, Config
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    Roll
    Product Color
    Transparent
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  • Allows for print quality improvements of thinner printing plates without the cost of new cylinders, gears or sleeves
  • Designed for building-up print cylinder diameter to change the repeat length for presses with 1/4"-pitch gear systems
  • Good adhesion for mounting and repositioning to cylinders and sleeves
  • Reusable tape allows for easy transition from one job to the next
  • Easy to cut and splice, and removes clean

3M™ Cylinder Mount Build-Up Tape 16 is a 40 mil (1.02 mm) single coated, translucent vinyl tape. It builds up the print cylinder or sleeve diameter to facilitate the use of thinner plates and to increase print repeat length.

3M™ Cylinder Mount Build-Up Tape 1640 has a non-compressible vinyl carrier coated on one side with a pressure sensitive acrylic adhesive designed for building-up print cylinder diameter to help meet press undercut and pitch diameter requirements. It allows the flexographic printer to take advantage of the print quality improvement of thinner plates without the costly investment of new cylinders, gears or sleeves.

This tape gives the flexographic printer the flexibility to easily and affordably take advantage of the print quality improvements of thin plates. In addition, this tape is reusable, allowing for easy transition from one job to the next. Leave the tape on the cylinder and remount any 3M™ Cushion-Mount™ Plus Plate Mounting Tape for the next job.

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