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Anti-Corrosion Tape

Product code: H3453

  • Prevents galvanic corrosion
  • Easy to apply
  • Available in rolls, sheets and die cuts
  • Overview
  • Colours

Heskins anti corrosion tape is available to be applied between two metals to prevent galvanic corrosion.

What is Galvanic corrosion?

Galvanic corrosion, also known as bimetallic corrosion, is an electrochemical process whereby one metal corrodes in preference to another metal that it is in contact with through an electrolyte.

Galvanic corrosion occurs when two dissimilar metals are immersed in a conductive solution and are electrically connected. Galvanic corrosion can make a conventionally non-corroding metal then corrode if the conditions are correct and it is connected to a dissimilar metal, i.e. aluminium and steel together.

Ways to prevent Galvanic corrosion

There are different ways to prevent Galvanic corrosion. Our focus is on insulation, that is, breaking the electrical connection by insulating the two metals from each other.

Dielectric Strength

Dielectric Strength measures the electric strength of insulating materials at various power frequencies. It is an indicator of how good an insulator material is. It is measured in Volts per unit thickness (kV/mm). The higher the value, the more electrically insulating material is.

Heskins Corrosion Protection tape

Our corrosion protection tape is a self-adhesive tape designed to form an insulating, anti-corrosive barrier between two metals and prevent galvanic corrosion. Our H3453 galvanic corrosion protection tape is incredibly effective at preventing the electrolytic reaction.

All other physical properties are quoted on the current datasheet.

H3453 anti corrosion tape is available in rolls, sheets and die-cuts, which can be combined to allow you to get the right size required. Rolls and sheets can be shipped immediately, but with the exception of certain die cuts, dependent on order quantity we can produce specific die-cut shapes for your needs.

For more information on Heskins anti corrosion tape, contact us by phone, Live Chat or the make an enquiry form above to place an order or discuss requirements.

H3453N

Pantone / RAL
Black U / 7021
Average LRV
4

Black

H3453X

Pantone / RAL
452 C / 1035
Average LRV
37.5

Beige

H3453S

Pantone / RAL
Cool grey 10 / 7037
Average LRV
10

Grey

H3453T

Pantone / RAL
Transparent
Average LRV
56

Clear

H3453W

Pantone / RAL
White / 9003
Average LRV
82

White

Light Reflectance Values

Product code Colour Av. LRV Range
H3453N Black 4 1
H3453X Beige 37.5 2
H3453S Grey 10 2
H3453T Transparent 56 2
H3453W White 82 4

Regulations and Certi­fica­tions

Below is a table denoting what regulations standard Safety Grip meets and what certs, if any, are available.

R118 (Burning behavior of materials used in the construction of commercial vehicles) Download

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