3M Water Indicator Tapes

3M Water Indicator Tapes

3M Logo 3M Adhesive Transfer Tape3M™ Water Contact Indicator Tapes are self-adhesive film laminate constructions that change color from white to red when contacted by liquid water.

These water detection stickers are designed for use in a variety of electronic devices to help provide evidence of water damage during shipment or when validating consumer warranty claims.

Water Indicator Tapes

Style
Image
Features
Thickness
Datasheet
5557NA
3M 5557NA
  • Film top layer is printable by thermal transfer, flexographic, and screen printing methods and offers improved ink receptivity
  • The film top layer also provides protection from soiling and moisture during handling
  • Paper backing is highly absorbent and transports water to show indications
  • Total construction is rotary die cuttable and with no adhesive
7.6 mil
3M 5557NA
5558
3M 5558
  • Film top layer is printable by thermal transfer, flexographic, and screen printing methods and offers improved ink receptivity
  • The film top layer also provides protection from soiling and moisture during handling
  • Paper backing is highly absorbent and transports water to show indications
  • Acrylic adhesive allows for a very high bond strength to most surfaces including low surface energy plastics such as polypropylene and powder coatings
  • Total construction is rotary die cuttable
  • Tape is thinner to enable slim electronics device design
6 mil
3M 5558
5559
3M 5559
  • Film top layer is printable by thermal transfer, flexographic, and screen printing methods and offers improved ink receptivity
  • The film top layer also provides protection from soiling and moisture during handling
  • Paper backing is highly absorbent and transports water to show indications
  • Acrylic adhesive allows for a very high bond strength to most surfaces including low surface energy plastics such as polypropylene and powder coatings
  • Total construction is rotary die cuttable
  • Tape is thinner to enable slim electronics device design
5 mil
3M 5559
5559i
3M 5559i
  • Paper backing is highly absorbent and transports water to show indications
  • Acrylic adhesive offers a very high bond strength to most surfaces including low surface energy plastics such as polypropylene and powder coatings
  • Total construction is rotary die cuttable with no film top layer
  • Tape is thinner to enable slim electronics device design
  • "i" stands for inverted. It is designed transparent substrates to view indication from opposite side.
5 mil
3M 5559i