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Full line of adhesive transfer and double coated tapes for reliable overlap splices. Are you looking for a reliable splittable or repulpable flying splice tape? Our experienced application professionals can provide you with recommendations to meet your most demanding needs.
As an independent distributor, Conversource helps you match the right tapes to your print jobs. Our network of specialty brands provides the quality you deserve backed by Conversource's industry-leading service and support you trust. We stock several specialty brand splicing tapes in the most popular widths, ready to ship same day.
Conversource is the flexo printers' and converters' source for splicing tapes. From standard red splicing tapes to those for unique applications, Conversource stocks the ideal splicing tape for you. Call to discuss your applications and specific requirements.
Illustrative list of Splicing and Specialty Tapes
Conversource carries the full line of 3M, tesa and other tapes. Call for details.
3M 8387 Splittable Flying Splice Tape
3M 8387 Splittable Flying Splice and Zero Speed | 3M
Maximize speed: Keep your presses running at higher speeds so you can get the best from your press with consistent results.
Optimize surface adhesion: Splice even the most challenging substrates, such as: • Polyethylene• Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene• Cast Polypropylene• Polyester• Aluminum Foil
Minimize contamination: Save cleanup time and money by reducing tab debris and fiber contamination on your central impression (CI) drum and rollers, as well as eliminating the hazards of using glue.
3M 9737R Double Coated Tape
3M 9737R, 9737 | 3M
Recommended Use: Zero speed or flying splice applications.
Features: Thin PET carrier, aggressive and versatile tape for many surfaces. Available in Red or Clear.
3M 2517 Flatback Tape
3M 2517 | 3M
Features: Strong and Easy to Tear
Our 3M™ Flatback Tape 2517 is a general purpose flatback tape designed for a range of applications. It features a kraft paper backing that is easy to tear while still maintaining strong cross directional tensile properties. A rubber adhesive is mounted to this backing to provide an immediate initial tack to a wide variety of substrates, including steel. Once adhered it provides strong holding power and removes easily. This tape can be machine dispensed. It will perform in moist conditions and in bake cycles up to 300°F/149°C for up to 30 minutes. Available in Medium Brown.
tesa 51910 EasySplice
tesa EasySplice® 51910 FilmLine PLUS | tesa
Recommended Use: The tape is particularly suitable for high-speed flying splice applications in any kind of film converting processes like flexo and rotogravure printing as well as laminating processes.
Features: tesa 5190 has a paper backing with a paper based splitting mechanism and a modified synthetic rubber adhesive. High tack properties and good adhesion on unpolar surfaces for excellent contact between expiring web and new reel.
tesa 4104 Box Sealing & Flagging
tesa® 4104 Red | tesa
Recommended Use: Sealing small boxes (card-board or plastic), sealing tins and bags, available in a variety of colors making tesa® 4104 ideals for marking. tesa® 4104 red enables a sharp-edge masking for multi-color painting, as well.
Features: tesa® 4104 is a premium packaging tape based on a PVC-film backing and a natural rubber adhesive. Provides excellent performance on all kind of cardboards and secures a safe closure. Natural rubber adhesive system.
3M 232 Masking Tape
3M™ High Performance Masking Tape 232 | 3M
Features: 3M™ High Performance Masking Tape 232 conforms well for masking around corners and over irregular surfaces. The rubber adhesive sticks instantly and offers strong holding power that resists lifting, curling, and adhesive transfer when removing from surfaces like EDPM rubber moldings.
The natural rubber adhesive bonds well to paper, metal, wood and painted surfaces with reliable holding power and conformability. Under normal operating conditions, 3M™ High Performance Masking Tape 232 features one piece removal without slivering.
For a similar tape that offers greater elongation and superior sliver resistance, consider 3M™ High Performance Green Masking Tape 401+.
Splicing tapes matter and have a significant impact on press efficiencies.
Our service representatives are available to assist you with selecting the right splicing tapes matched to your unique applications.
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