Single Sided Thermal Break Tape (1/4″ and 1/8″ thick)

FO-V2344 and FO-V2348 are single-sided thermal break tapes, designed to reduce thermal bridging on outer and inner framing in metal buildings. Available in 1/4 inch and 1/8 inch thicknesses, the tape has excellent holding power and high-load capability.

APPLICATIONS FOR THE TAPE

The most common applications for the single-sided thermal break tape include:

  • create a vapor seal where large gaps occur
  • create a lap joint seal on corrugated metal building panels or prefabricated wall panels
  • create a flash break on building purlins and girt flanges
  • maintain a seal in high movement joints
FEATURES OF THE TAPE

Features of the single-sided thermal break tape include:

  • adheres strongly to smooth and rough surfaces (including corrugated metal)
  • easy to apply
  • sticks quickly (which speeds up application)
  • conforms well to irregular surfaces
  • easy to die-cut for custom sizing
  • the paper release liner protects the adhesive from contaminants when cutting the tape to specific lengths
TAPE ADHESIVE

The tape has an acrylic adhesive.

TAPE SIZES

The single-sided thermal break tape is available in the following sizes:

  • 2 inches by 50 feet (1/4 inch thick)
  • 3 inches by 50 feet (1/4 inch thick)
  • 2 inches by 75 feet (1/8 inch thick)
  • 3 inches by 75 feet (1/8 inch thick)
TAPE COLORS

The single-sided thermal break tape is available in gray.

WHO USES THE TAPE

The tape is most commonly used by:

  • construction professionals
  • building contractors
  • insulation contractors
  • metal building specialists
ECHOtape PART NUMBER

The part numbers for this tape are FO-V2344 (1/4 inch thickness) and FO-V2348 (1/8 inch thickness).

Applications
  • Use to create a vapor seal where large gaps occur
  • Use to make a lap joint seal on corrugated metal building panels or prefabricated wall panels
  • Use to create a flash break on metal building purlin and girt flanges
 
Features & Benefits
  • Easy unwind for fast application
  • An initial quick-stick helps speed up application
  • Excellent holding power and high load capability provides long term reliability
  • Conforms well to a variety of irregular surfaces
  • Helps maintain a seal in high movement joints
  • Die-cuts easily for custom sizing
  • Can be custom converted to accommodate a full range of projects
Technical Data
SIZES ¼ in x 2 in x 50 ft
¼ in x 3 in x 50 ft
1/8 in x 2 in x 75 ft
1/8 in x 3 in x 75 ft
CARRIER PVC Foam
ADHESIVE Acrylic
RELEASE LINER #70 Polycoated Paper
TOTAL THICKNESS 1/4” (FO-V2344) | 1/8” (FO-V2348)
TENSILE 60 PSI
ADHESION 20 oz/in
SERVICE TEMPERATURE -20°F to 130°F (-29°C to 54°C)
ELONGATION 120%
COLOR Gray
COMPRESSION DEFLECTION 5 PSI
R VALUE 1.15 (1/4”) | .576 (1/8”)
HOLDING POWER >24 hours @ 2.2psi load, R.T.

 

Storage & Usage Conditions

Store tape in its original packaging away from direct sunlight and in a cool and dry area. For optimum performance, tape should be used within 12 months of date of shipment. Tape works best when applied to a surface that is clean, dry and free of grease, oil or other contaminants.

The information cited is in good faith and has been established from sources held to be secure and reliable. The values listed are typical properties. Individual rolls may vary slightly from these values. All ECHOtape products are warranted to be free of defects at time of shipment. Many factors can affect the use and performance of a product in a particular application and the user must, by test or otherwise, determine suitability for purpose; Edelstein makes no representation or warranty, express or implied, concerning any application and usage if its products. If ECHOtape product is proved to be defective, the exclusive remedy, shall be for Edelstein to replace the defective product. ECHOtape shall not otherwise be liable for loss or damages, whether direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential, regardless of the legal theory asserted, including but not limited to, contract, negligence, warranty or strict liability.