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The Many Uses of 3M VBH Adhesive Tapes

Posted on Thu, Mar 08, 2012

 For over 25 years, industries world wide have used VHB tapes for high bonding power. Visoceoelatic properties absorb shock and distribute stress evenly for bonding power that eliminates mechanical fastening in many jobs.

 

In the ever expanding product line there are 3M VBH tapes for bonding and sealing. VBH tapes are compatible with aluminum, steel, glass, painted and powder coated surfaces, and plastic.

 

VBH Tapes can and have been used to bond a variety of different substrates in all industries.
Below are some instances on where VBH have been successfully used.

 

 

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3M VHB Tapes bond the lens on contact in a fish finder and seal against water, moisture, salt and more.

 

A variety of painted and nonpainted materials throughout a refrigerator rely on 3M VHB Tapes

 

For assembly efficiency, die-cut pieces of 3M VHB Tapes bond components in water-resistant video camera case. The foam conforms to help seal the unit.

 

3M VHB Tapes bond panel stiffeners on contact to pre-painted cabinetry. Unlike welding, applying the tape does not damage the finish.

Mirrored ceiling panels are held in place with 3M VHB Tapes rather than screws. This helps maintain the clean smooth appearance without distorting the reflective surfaces.

For heat resistance bonding, 3M VHB Tapes bond and seal steel trim to the glass oven door with strength enough to replace mechanical fasteners.

 

With high holding power and long-term reliability 3M VhB Tapes bonds dimensional letters to a painted wall for indoor or outdoor signage.


For ease of assembly and precise fit, die cut 3M VHB Tapes bond and seal components throughout a GPS unit.

 

 


The versatility of 3M VHB Tapes to replace rivets, screws and other mechanical fasteners doesn't end there - to learn more explore the 3M VHB Tapes page