3M™ 8673 Polyurethane Protective Tape (also known as Helicopter Tape) is a premium edge erosion protective tape formulated for long term resistance to ultraviolet light. It features a tough polyurethane backing with and an acrylic adhesive to offer a high peel strength and adhesion to a wide selection of materials.
Resists Wearing, Abrasion and Tearing
3M™ 8673 Polyurethane Protective Tape is a transparent, 14 mil, thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer tape designed to provide premium, leading edge erosion protection. With scratch, tear, erosion, puncture and impact resistance, this tape has a polyurethane backing with high peel strength that can withstand a wide variety of difficult conditions and applications. It is formulated for long-term resistance to ultraviolet light. 3M™ 8673 Polyurethane Protective Tape is qualified for numerous aircraft and helicopter specifications. It is used in many aircraft maintenance and production efficiency, and aviation safety enhancement applications.
Provides long-term resistance to ultraviolet light.
Tough, thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer has a high peel strength and is abrasion, scratch, erosion, tear and puncture resistant.
Thin and conformable tape is easy to apply and conforms over curved surfaces.
Can be painted over, or applied to painted surfaces.
Acrylic adhesive adheres to a wide variety of substrates and retains a constant level of adhesion over time, yet removes easily when necessary.