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Tape Selection Guide for Tyvek® tapes 

The tape selection guide helps you find the right Tyvek® tape for each application/membrane.

Table

PRODUCT DATA


TYVEK® ACRYLIC TAPE TYVEK® ACRYLIC TAPE with split release liner   TYVEK® METALLISED TAPE TYVEK® DOUBLE SIDED ACRYLIC TAPE TYVEK® BUTYL TAPE TYVEK® FLEXWRAP NF TYVEK® FLEXWRAP EZ TYVEK® UV FACADE TAPE  
Composition Spunbounded polyethylene/single sided acrylic adhesive/paper release liner Spunbonded polyethylene /single sided acrylic adhesive Spunbounded polyethylene/single sided acrylic adhesive/metalised paper release liner PES/PVA-grid/acrylic adhesive/paper release liner 100% butyl mass/paper release liner A crimped Tyvek® top sheet/butyl sheet/butyl mass/paper release liner A crimped Tyvek® top sheet/butyl sheet/butyl mass/paper release liner Single-sided acrylic tape/high UV stabilised polypropylene/paper rtelease liner
Thickness (mm) 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.15 1.2 1.6 1.6
Weight (g/

m2

)
320 220 320 220 1,560 1,200 1,200 410
Roll width (mm) 75 60
100
75 50 50 20 150 150 75
Roll length (m) 25 25 25 25 30 22.9 22.9 20
Roll weight (kg) 0.7 0.4 0.7 0.3 2.5 1.0 4.5 4.5 0.7
Rolls per box
Boxes per pallet
8
48
10
48
8
48
12
48
4  8
48 48
1 8
48
3
APPLICATION TYVEK® ACYLIC TAPE TYVEK® ACRYLIC TAPE with split release liner   TYVEK® METALLISED TAPE TYVEK® DOUBLE-SIDED ACRYLIC TAPE TYVEK® BUTYL TAPE TYVEK FLEXWRAP NF TYVEK FLEXWRAP EZ TYVEK® UV FACADE TAPE  
Roofing membranes  
Tyvek® Supro
Tyvek® Metal
Wall membranes  
Tyvek® Housewrap
Tyvek ® StructureGuard™
Tyvek ® UV Façade
Tyvek® Reflex
Tyvek® e-Guard W1
Tyvek® FireCurb® Housewrap
Internal AVCL's  
DuPont AirGuard® Control
DuPont AirGuard® Smart
DuPont AirGuard® Reflective
Materials  
Masonary/concrete/render(smooth)
Brick/block/concrete (rough)
Plasterboard
Eaves Carrier
Windows/door frames
Metal surface
Timber (rough sawn)
Timber (planed)
Details  
Pipe penetrations (plastic)
Pipe penetrations (metal)
Wiring/cable penetrations
Chimneys
Chimneys (making good corners)
Around electrical sockets
Other  
Damage repair
Nail penetration*
Making good
Laps sealing
                 
*Under batten

Note:It is important to ensure that site conditions are appropriate when applying Tyvek® adhesive tapes. The efficiency of the adhesive to provide a suitable tack may be affected by low temperatures(below 50C),contamination to bonding surfaces and the presence of moisture.