Masking Tapes

Masking tapes also known as painters tape is typically used to temporarily shield areas that you want protection from during a variety of preparation or finishing processes. Masking tapes use a lower strength adhesive on the tape face allowing you to remove the tape after use with minimal effort whilst leaving no tape residue on the surface. You can learn more in our complete guide to masking tape. It's easy to tear feature means that these tapes can be torn and applied to whatever is needed for example... you can easily shield or mask off any unwanted painting areas whilst undergoing your kitchen renovation.

What kind of masking tape do I need?

Tapes come in a range of materials, most commonly tapes use paper backing but can also use polyester, PVC and even aluminium foil. The type of masking material in the product will provide different protection depending on the work or process being carried out. Along with a choice in tape backing material, a range of adhesive materials such as acrylic, rubber and silicone are available to suit each masking application.

Available in different colours, widths and lengths, masking tapes can be used during painting both with a brush or roller as well as spray painting. Tapes can also be used while preparing a piece for painting or coating and is easy to tear, apply and remove.

Masking tape’s adhesive determines where the tape is best applied:

  • Rubber-based adhesive material generally delivers the best adhesion but has the lowest temperature resistance.
  • Acrylic-based adhesive material can be used at a wide temperature range.
  • Silicone-based adhesive material can be used at the highest temperature range.

Speciality tapes

There is a range of speciality masking tapes suitable for more specific applications. These tapes usually boast particular qualities that enable them to work in more extreme environments. Heat resistant foil masking tapes can be suitable for use in hot zones as well as being used in conjunction with a flame.

Other higher strength tapes use stronger, thicker backing material that can be subjected to abrasives such as sandblasting.

What applications are masking tape's used in?

Masking tapes are applicable in a variety of different uses such as:

  • Marking sensitive and critical surfaces,
  • Indoor paintwork,
  • Wallpapering,
  • Fitting doors.

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RS Stock No. 914-8182
Mfr. Part No.AT6103
kr 84,04
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PE Acrylic 50mm 33m AT6103 0.11mm Clear
RS Stock No. 436-2784
Mfr. Part No.51408-00009-00
BrandTesa
kr 516,28
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Kapton Silicone 25mm 33m 51408 0.07mm Orange
RS Stock No. 436-2762
Mfr. Part No.51408-00007-00
BrandTesa
kr 272,00
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Kapton Silicone 12mm 33m 51408 0.07mm Orange
RS Stock No. 436-2778
Mfr. Part No.51408-00008-00
BrandTesa
kr 390,94
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Kapton Silicone 19mm 33m 51408 0.07mm Orange
RS Stock No. 468-469
Mfr. Part No.HFL1200-6
BrandHi-Bond
kr 48,70
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PVC Rubber 6mm 66m HFL1200-6 0.11mm Green
RS Stock No. 513-569
Mfr. Part No.04323-00008-00
BrandTesa
kr 18,59
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Paper Rubber 25mm 50m 4323 0.13mm Beige
RS Stock No. 468-459
Mfr. Part No.HFL1200-3
BrandHi-Bond
kr 24,51
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PVC Rubber 3mm 66m HFL1200-3 0.11mm Green
RS Stock No. 787-3237
Mfr. Part No.101E 25mmx50m
Brand3M
kr 14,89
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Paper Rubber 25mm 50m SCOTCH 2120E 0.13mm White
RS Stock No. 787-3230
Mfr. Part No.101E 48mmx50m
Brand3M
kr 29,24
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Paper Rubber 50mm 50m SCOTCH 2120E 0.13mm White
RS Stock No. 513-587
Mfr. Part No.04323-00013-00
BrandTesa
kr 34,90
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Paper Rubber 50mm 50m 4323 0.13mm Beige
RS Stock No. 513-593
Mfr. Part No.04323-00011-00
BrandTesa
kr 26,63
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Paper Rubber 38mm 50m 4323 0.13mm Beige
RS Stock No. 175-7741
Mfr. Part No.2364-25MM (22145)
Brand3M
kr 36,815
Each (In a Pack of 2)
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Paper Rubber Resin 25mm 50m 3M™ 2364 0.16mm Beige
RS Stock No. 378-9829
Mfr. Part No.04329-00001-01
BrandTesa
kr 25,87
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Paper Rubber 19mm 50m 4329 0.13mm Yellow
RS Stock No. 378-9835
Mfr. Part No.04329-00002-01
BrandTesa
kr 38,59
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Paper Rubber 25mm 50m 4329 0.13mm Yellow
RS Stock No. 174-7366
Mfr. Part No.202 18mmx50m
Brand3M
kr 45,16
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Paper Rubber 18mm 50m SCOTCH 202 0.16mm Beige
RS Stock No. 174-7367
Mfr. Part No.202 24mmx50m
Brand3M
kr 70,67
Each
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Paper Rubber 24mm 50m SCOTCH 202 0.16mm Beige
RS Stock No. 787-3228
Mfr. Part No.850 50mm x 66M silver
Brand3M
kr 863,29
Each
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Polyester Film - 50mm 66m SCOTCH 850 0.05mm Silver
RS Stock No. 611-3152
Mfr. Part No.20945
Brand3M
kr 42,71
Each
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Paper Rubber 18mm 50m SCOTCH 2836 0.17mm Brown
RS Stock No. 378-9841
Mfr. Part No.04329-00004-01
BrandTesa
kr 39,57
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Paper Rubber 38mm 50m 4329 0.13mm Yellow
RS Stock No. 174-7370
Mfr. Part No.202 72mmx50m
Brand3M
kr 211,19
Each
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Paper Rubber 72mm 50m SCOTCH 202 0.16mm Beige