3M VHB Tapes

40 Years of Enabling Design Innovation

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.

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.

BENEFITS:
Weather resistance
Durability
Seal out water & dirt

Design Beautifully

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

BENEFITS:
Aesthetics
Design flexibility
Strength

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.

BENEFITS:
Strength and Durability
Light weighting
Aesthetics

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.

BENEFITS:
Join multiple materials
Die-cut for precision
Shock resistance

Bond Multiple Materials

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

BENEFITS:
Damp vibration
Join multiple materials
Assemble quickly

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.

BENEFITS:
Eliminate spot welds
Temperature resistance
Increase throughput

Choose the right material for the right application

Rethink Design Possibilities with 3M VHB Tapes


Tapes for 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 Tapes

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 Tapes

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.


Tapes for 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.


Tapes for Signage Applications

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.


Tapes for 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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