Product information

tesa® 51126

Filmic masking tape for large areas

Product description

tesa® 51126 is a self-adhesive polyethylene tape with natural rubber adhesive for masking large areas of plastic parts during professional painting processes. The colour of the tape provides a good contrast to dark surfaces making the positioning easier and faster.

Main applications

  • Masking during painting applications.
  • Protection of various surfaces against dirt and damage.

Technical properties

Backing material

PE film

Total thickness

80 µm

Type of adhesive

natural rubber

Adhesion to steel

1.4 N/cm

Elongation at break

150 %

Tensile strength

17 N/cm

Temperature resistance

80 °C

Rating properties

Easy to remove


Paint anchorage


Powerwash resistance


Flame retardant


tesa® products prove their impressive quality day in, day out in demanding conditions and are regularly subjected to strict controls. All technical information and data above mentioned are provided to the best of our knowledge on the basis of our practical experience. They shall be considered as average values and are not appropriate for a specification. Therefore tesa SE can make no warranties, expressed or implied, including, but not limited to any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. The user is responsible for determining whether the tesa® product is fit for a particular purpose and suitable for the user’s method of application. If you are in any doubt, our technical staff will be glad to support you.


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