Premask Application Tape is a pressure-sensitive tape used to transfer cut vinyl graphics and printed films from their release liners to the application substrate. Application tapes are made using a paper face stock or a film face stock.
Premask: In the screen print industry, premask generally refers to a low to medium tack heavyweight paper masking that covers a one piece printed vinyl graphic. This paper “premask” protects the decal during storage, transport, and handling. The stability of the thick premium grade paper also gives the graphic additional body which aided installation of the vinyl film. 5.3 mil natural color transfer premask. Translucent saturated paper. Rubber resin based adhesive. Fully compatible for plotter cuts and thermal die cuts of all size die cuts and vinyl lettering. Its medium tack is ideal for most transfer applications.
- Good resistance to abrasion and moisture.
- Tensile strength: 11 lbs/in. width.
- Elongation (at break): 4%.
- 3” neutral paper core.