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WrapidCoat PE

Superior Mechanical Protection

WrapidCoat™ PE is tough, polyethylene based tape with special high tack adhesive formulated to resist corrosion of metal piping systems above and below ground and as a mechanical protection outer wrap for WrapidBond™ coated pipe.

The high tack adhesive and tough backing provides an effective barrier to water and oxygen which provides effective corrosion protection and soil stress resistance.

Chemical Resistance

  • The product is resistant to corrosive salt water, soil acids, alkalies and salts, common chemicals, chemical vapors, and exposure to outdoor weathering and sunlight.

Flexibility & Adhesion

  • Wrapid Coat™ PE is a highly conformable, all-weather 0.50 mm (20 mil) thick tape designed for application over a wide temperature range. Very easy to apply at high or low temperatures it provides excellent adhesion and shear resistance

Long Term Corrosion Protection

  • The high tack adhesive and tough backing provides an effective barrier to water and oxygen which provides effective corrosion protection and soil stress resistance

Superior Mechanical Protection

  • WrapidCoat™ PE is a medium density polyethylene film, with a butyl rubber adhesive applied. The product is designed to provide excellent mechanical protection for pipeline coating systems

Long Term Corrosion Protection

  • In combination with WrapidBond™, the composition of the product is such that it provides an effective barrier to water and oxygen which provides effective corrosion protection and soil stress resistance

Product Properties

Typical Product Properties Test Method Wrapid Coat™ PE
Color Black or White
Thickness 0.51 mm (20 mils)
Elongation @ Break ATSM D1000 200%
Tensile Strength ATSM D1000 70.0 N/cm (40 pli)
Impact Strength ASTM G14 15 J
Adhesion to Backing @ 23°C (74°F ) ASTM D1000 5.6 N/cm (3.1 pli)
Normal Application Temperature Range -34°C to 71°C (-30°F to 160°F)
Normal Service Temperature Range -34°C to 85°C (-30°F to 185°F)

* This data is not to be used for specification. Values listed are for typical properties and should not be considered minimum or maximum. Refer to the WrapidBond™ Product Data Sheet for ordering information.

Applications / Assets

  • Fittings and Bends
  • Girth-Weld Joints
  • Oil Pipelines
  • Repair and Rehab

Documentation

Last Updated: 10/20/2017 8:39:45 AM
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