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3M™ Cushion-Mount™ Plus Plate Mounting Tape E1015, White, 457 mm x 23 m, 0.38 mm

  • 3M ID 7000042350

White, flexo plate mounting tape with air release feature adhesive

0.38 mm thickness

Standard density

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Overall Width (Metric) 457 mm
Backing Thickness (Metric) 0,432 mm
Product Color White
Backing Material Polyethylene Foam
Adhesive Type Differential Acrylate

Details

Highlights
  • White, flexo plate mounting tape with air release feature adhesive
  • 0.38 mm thickness
  • Standard density
  • Consistent caliper control allows the printer to use multiple foam densities on a print job to optimise print quality
  • Easy mount liner, has micro-channels in both adhesive surfaces. The crosshatched pattern allows air to escape from between the tape and cylinder/sleeve, and between the tape and plate. The productivity is increased, total handling time is reduced and printing defects are eliminated
  • Grooves in the adhesive are created by a cross-hatch pattern from the release liner
  • Plate easily demounts from the double coated cushioned tape without adhesive residue
  • Tape also removes cleanly from the sleeve or steel print cylinder
  • Flexographic printing, flexographic printers
  • Cushioned flexographic plate mounting sticky back foam tape

Mount your photopolimeric plate to print cylinders with 3M™ Cushion-Mount™ Plus Plate Mounting Tape E1015. Our 0.38 mm white, double coated foam tape has the air release feature with easy plate side removal. It is used for combination jobs.

Plate Mounter Applying 3M™ Cushion-Mount™ Plus Plate Mounting Tapes for flexographic printing
E-Series features differential acrylate adhesive system on each side of a foam carrier, protected by a release liner on one side
Bubble Free Flexographic Plate Mounting
3M™ Cushion-Mount™ Plus Plate Mounting Tape E1015 is a white foam tape that provides high quality combination print. This is the standard tape for combination print. It has the air release feature that allows for bubble free mounting. This flexographic plate mounting tape has excellent resistance to lifting on press allowing for easy and clean plate removal.

Recommended Applications
  • Mounting photopolymer plates to flexographic printing cylinders and sleeves
  • Used in combination, process and solid printing processes
  • 3M sticky back tapes are designed for narrow web presses to print tag and labels

3M flexographic plate mounting tapes are highly engineered to provide very tight caliper tolerance to allow printers to use tape from different manufacturing lots and keep tight print registration. The compressible foam will withstand long and high speed print runs.

This cushion tape is manufactured for 15 mil applications. It is constructed with engineered acrylic adhesives. The adhesive on the linered (plate) side of the tape is designed for mounting of photopolymer plates. The adhesive on the non-linered (sleeve/cylinder) side is designed for mounting to flexographic printing cylinders or sleeves, providing easy application at mounting and clean removal when demounting.

Learn About and Compare More 3M Flexographic Plate Mounting Systems (PDF, 5.00 Mb)

On Easy with Reduced Air Entrapment
3M air release liners have a crosshatched pattern, unlike other mounting tapes that use a pebbled or flat release liner. The embossed crosshatched pattern imprints unique micro-channels into the easy mount adhesive that allows entrapped air to escape. Air bubbles disappear from between the tape and plate, and between the tape and sleeve or cylinder for virtually bubble-free mounting. Setup is faster with smoother surfaces for cleaner print quality and higher productivity. The adhesive maintains tight contact with reduced edge lifting.

Flexographic Plate Mounting Tapes Chart.
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