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  • With 3M™ VHB™ Tapes, you can maintain consistency from sketch to construction, eliminating distracting, visible fasteners, like screws and bolts. These high-strength, double-sided acrylic foam tapes let you quickly and easily create a long-lasting bond that actually builds strength over time. With the ability to join a variety of materials including aluminum, steel, glass, plastics and painted and powder-coated surfaces, they provide resilient bonding solutions in just about anything you can dream up.

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Dream. Design. Deliver.

Tape has a pretty simple job – to hold two things together. But what if it could do more?

  • Our imaginations are capable of incredible inventions and breathtaking designs. But an idea is only as good as its execution. Eliminate the barriers standing between you and a picture-perfect final product by choosing the amazingly strong fastener that's designed to go unseen.

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    Capture Extreme Footage

    Assemble the components of your extreme-action camera for impact resistance and durability. Rain, sun, wind, heat or cold, 3M™VHB™ Tape is weather-proven to stand the test of time.

    Weather resistance
    Seal out water & dirt

  • Sketch image of the Disney Concert Hall and where vhb is used.

    Design Beautifully

    Create a seamless facade with fast application of virtually invisible fastening for a permanent bond that expands your range of material options.

    Design flexibility

  • Sketch Image of a trailer and where vhb is used

    Rivet-free for a Smoother Ride

    Eliminate rivets and screws that can loosen, rattle and leak. Keep sides smooth for decals while damping vibration for a quieter ride.

    Strength and Durability
    Light weighting

  • Sketch image of a smartphone and where vhb is used

    Make Smart Devices Sleeker

    Use die-cuts for a precise fit within devices and when bonding back covers, lenses, screens and more for a thin, sleek smart device.

    Join multiple materials
    Die-cut for precision
    Shock resistance

  • Sketch image of a washing machine and where vhb is used

    Bond Multiple Materials

    For easy assembly of home appliances, use 3M™ VHB™ Tape to securely join materials like glass and metal without traditional fasteners.

    Damp vibration
    Join multiple materials
    Assemble quickly

  • Sketch image of a sign and where vhb is used

    Streamline Manufacturing

    3M™ VHB™ Tape can take the heat. With short-term temperature resistance up to 450ºF, materials can be bonded prior to powder coat or liquid painting processes.

    Eliminate spot welds
    Temperature resistance
    Increase throughput

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Rethink Design Possibilities with the 3M™ VHB™ Tape LSE Series

Bond composites and LSE plastics with no need for a primer.


  • Transportation

    Designed for a smooth side and a durable ride, 3M™ VHB™ Tapes withstand the extreme heat and cold, vibration, moisture and UV light specialty vehicles encounter on the open road. Unlike rivets and screws, they provide a barrier sealed against any kind of weather.

  • Metal Fabrication

    Boost productivity on the assembly floor with the efficiency of tape. Compared to riveting and welding, 3M™ VHB™ Tapes are easy to adopt and require no finishing. A long-lasting bond is as quick and simple as applying the tape.

  • Construction

    When it comes to bonding exterior panels on high-profile buildings like the Chicago O'Hare Airport and the Walt Disney Concert Hall, architects trust 3M™ VHB™ Tapes to permanently adhere one substrate to another while distributing the stress load across the entire length of the bond.

  • Electronics

    3M™ VHB™ Tapes provide top-notch design flexibility while meeting the high standards of the electronics industry. They've been used to bond everything from high-definition television screens to moisture-sealed nautical navigational systems.

  • Signage

    When you eliminate the need for screws and rivets, your design can truly shine. 3M™ VHB™ Tapes enable a smooth surface with a virtually invisible bond, for a sleek, eye-catching sign that will stand up to the elements.

  • Appliances

    Enhance your appliance’s aesthetic with virtually invisible bonding – a game changing approach for design concepts. Explore new possibilities and use new, innovative materials to optimize performance and streamline production processes.

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High Temperature Bonding with 3M™ VHB™ Tape GPH

3M™ VHB™ Tape GPH’s high temperature resistance allows it to be bonded prior to high heat powder coat or liquid painting processes. This reduces the number of “touches,” leading to a more streamlined manufacturing process.

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    Can Tape Hold a Scooter Together? (3:02)

    A design that flexes as it moves and requires holding different substrates together – with no bolts or screws. What can 3M™ VHB™ Tapes do in your designs?

  • A worker applies 3M™ VHB™ Tape to assemble a shower head

    Nebia Customer Testimonial (2:11)

    Nebia was looking for an adhesive to assemble a better showerhead that would also use less water. They tested several options – and chose 3M™ VHB™ Tape.

  • A 3M Senior Application Engineer talks about preparing for and applying 3M™ VHB™ Tape

    Surface Preparation and Tape Application (6:23)

    It’s important to have a clean, dry surface in order to achieve a good bond. Learn about cleaning methods, priming, abrasion and more.


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