Masking Tapes

Masking tapes are used for temporarily shielding areas that you want to protect during a variety of preparation or finishing processes. Masking tapes use a lower strength adhesive on the tape face allowing you to remove the tape after use with minimal effort whilst leaving no tape residue on the surface.

What kind of masking tape do I need?
Tapes come in a range of materials from most commonly used paper backing to polyester, PVC and even aluminium foil. The variety in masking material will provide different protection depending on the work or process being carried out. Along with a choice in tape backing material, a range of adhesive materials such as acrylic, rubber and silicone are available to suit each masking application.

Available in different colours, widths and lengths, masking tapes can be used during painting both with a brush or roller as well as spray painting. Tapes can also be used while preparing a piece for painting or coating and is easy to tear, apply and remove.

Masking tape’s adhesive determines where the tape is best applied:
• Rubber-based adhesive material generally delivers the best adhesion but has the lowest temperature resistance.
• Acrylic-based adhesive material can be used at a wide temperature range.
• Silicone-based adhesive material can be used at the highest temperature range.

Speciality tapes
There is a range of speciality masking tapes suitable for more specific applications. These tapes usually boast particular qualities that enable them to work in more extreme environments. Heat resistant foil masking tapes can be suitable for use in hot zones as well as being used in conjunction with a flame.

Other higher strength tapes use stronger, thicker backing material that can be subjected to abrasives such as sandblasting.

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Description Price Backing Material Adhesive Material Width Length Model Number Thickness Colour
RS Stock No. 176-6038
Mfr. Part No.AT30
$8.30
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PET Rubber Resin 50mm 33m AT30 0.15mm White
RS Stock No. 611-3152
Mfr. Part No.20945
Brand3M
$7.87
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Paper Rubber 18mm 50m 2836 0.17mm Beige
RS Stock No. 812-5365
Mfr. Part No.04848-00001-01
BrandTesa
$114.32
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PE Acrylic 500mm 100m Tesa 4848 0.05mm Transparent
RS Stock No. 768-2549
Mfr. Part No.50600-00001-00
BrandTesa
$46.61
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RS Stock No. 832-6303
Mfr. Part No.HB 857DG 19mm x 66m
BrandHi-Bond
$18.35
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Polyester Film Silicone 19mm 66m HB 857DG 0.08mm Green
RS Stock No. 378-9835
Mfr. Part No.04329-00002-01
BrandTesa
$6.78
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RS Stock No. 513-587
Mfr. Part No.04323-00013-00
BrandTesa
$7.88
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Paper Rubber 50mm 50m Tesa 4323 0.13mm Beige
RS Stock No. 174-7370
Mfr. Part No.202 72mmx50m
Brand3M
$37.08
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Paper Rubber 72mm 50m 202 0.16mm Tan
RS Stock No. 787-3237
Mfr. Part No.2120E 25mm x 50M
Brand3M
$3.16
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Paper Rubber 25mm 50m 2120E 0.13mm White
RS Stock No. 611-8933
Mfr. Part No.25082
Brand3M
$14.25
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Paper Acrylic 25.4mm 18m 651H 0.15mm White
RS Stock No. 178-6061
Mfr. Part No.04341-00002-00
BrandTesa
$7.33
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Paper Rubber 19mm 50m - 0.19mm -
RS Stock No. 279-5053
Mfr. Part No.201E 24mmx 50m
Brand3M
$5.27
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Paper Rubber 24mm 50m 201E 0.14mm Beige
RS Stock No. 178-6056
Mfr. Part No.04309-00011-01
BrandTesa
$5.09
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Paper Rubber 19mm 50m - 0.17mm -
RS Stock No. 787-3243
Mfr. Part No.244 50mm x 50M
Brand3M
$23.09
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Paper Acrylic 48mm 50m 244 0.09mm Gold
RS Stock No. 832-6290
Mfr. Part No.HB 854A 25mm x 66m
BrandHi-Bond
$34.18
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Polyester Film Silicone 25mm 66m HB 854A 0.1mm Clear
RS Stock No. 174-7368
Mfr. Part No.202 36mmx50m
Brand3M
$14.15
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Paper Rubber 36mm 50m 202 0.16mm Tan
RS Stock No. 787-3259
Mfr. Part No.218 19mm x 55M
Brand3M
$35.68
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PP Rubber 19mm 55m 218 0.13mm Green
RS Stock No. 188-2917
Mfr. Part No.101E 24mmx50m
Brand3M
$3.20
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- Rubber 24mm 50m 101E 0.12mm Chamois
RS Stock No. 903-1435
Mfr. Part No.201E36
Brand3M
$4.94
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Paper Rubber 36mm 50m 201E 0.13mm Beige
RS Stock No. 513-543
Mfr. Part No.04331-00012-00
BrandTesa
$103.15
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