Whilst not especially widely known in the UK, Tesa is the creator of the medical sticking plaster and one of the largest manufacturers of adhesive tapes and associated products in the world. Based in Germany for over 100 years Tesa has an enviable reputation for innovation with typically over 70 patents a year applied for, and well over 6,500 products currently in production.
Over recent years adhesives have taken a firm foothold in manufacturing. Tape offers a clean, efficient and flexible means of using adhesive in a wide variety of industries from construction, vehicle manufacture and sheet metal fabrication to electrical and electronics applications.
Tesa offers solutions capable of withstanding extremes of heat and cold in the toughest of environments for decades. Materials just about any type of metal, glass, plastics, composites, wood, and many others can be quickly and permanently joined in just a few seconds with no tools, holes or special preparation.
See below how utilising Tesa tapes can revolutionise your production processes and reduce assembly costs.
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The innovative ACXPlus ranges is proving stronger than conventional fasteners and welding in many industries. Available with various degrees of tack and adhesion options, ACXPlus can be used to permanently assemble almost any rigid material to another
Tesa produces a wide range of double sided adhesive tapes suitable for multiple applications. A wide range of materials can be joined both to each other and different ones. Plastics, metals, card, paper, wood, composites and may othes can be used
A wide range of tapes for masking and protection for general paintwork, high temperature painting, powder coat and sand blasting requirements. Made to the highest standards Tesa masking tape will not tear or leave residue even when left in place for weeks
Strong, flexible and waterproof, duct tapes are the go to tape for all types of general purpose repairs. 4600 self-amalgamating tape is ideal for fixing leaking pipes, hoses hydraulic and air fittings and many other maintenance problems
Tesa® Spray Glues are versatile convenient film-forming glues for permanently bonding materials as diverse as fabrics, plastics, cardboard, foam rubbers, insulating materials, vinyls, leather, faux leather and rubbers to each other or to metal and wood.
Tesa Cleaners ensure that substrates are clean and free of grease ensuring the best possible results when used in conjunction with Tesa tapes.
Tesa adhesion promoters can improve speed of bond, ultimate strength, and increased peel resistance