3M Trim Masking Tape is designed to lift mouldings allowing complete paint coverage under the moulding while protecting the front of the moulding from paint overspray. The tape is suitable for every trim masking situation, including the masking of side mouldings, inset door handles, tail light assemblies, sidelight and headlight units. It eliminates sharp paint edges, speeds vehicle painting and improves vehicle throughput.
It is safe against fine scratches grade 1200 or finer light to medium oxidation, pesky water spots and coarse swirl marks. The super-fine cut abrasive wears down sharp edges and smooths out the paint surface, preparing it for a polish or glaze, followed by a protective wax. Easy to use by hand or with a machine. Used properly, it is safe for all solid, metallic and clear coat finishes.
Excellent for hand compounding applications.
It safely and effectively removes grade 1200 or finer sand scratches, other fine scratches, medium oxidation, coarse swirl marks or water spots
leaves a fine finish.
PT1100 is a 3M Acrylic Plus Tape black foamed acrylic adhesive with additional acrylic adhesive on both sides. Typical applications are attachments of rigid add-on-parts such as spoiler, rocker panel, antenna housings, roof ditch moldings and wheel arch extensions, etc., where an aesthetic bond line is required. PT1100 demonstrates a very good adhesion to many automotive surfaces, good inner strength, excellent long term stability as well as a very good adaptability to the areas adhered to. Due to the unique viscoelastic nature of PT 1100 stress is dissipated in the tape this results in formation of durable bonds.
A general purpose masking tape suitable for non-critical masking of automotive paint spraying and baking operations. Yellow in color, this tape offers effective adhesion and conformability with clean removal of up to 1 day.