The nVent RAYCHEM AT-180 is a 180ft (55m) roll of aluminum tape for attaching heating cables and thermostat sensors to pipes and tanks.

Relevant applications include:

  • process temperature maintenance
  • pipe freeze protection
  • tank heating
  • longline heating

Industries Served:
Chemical and Pharmaceutical
Food and Beverage
Oil and Gas
Longline Heating

Technical Specifications

  1. Tape shall consist of soft aluminum alloy #1145-0 or 8011-0 tape with special transparent synthetic acrylic adhesive.
  2. Adhesion to Steel: 55 oz /inch width nominal
  3. Tensile Strength: 30 lbs. / inch width nominal
  4. Backing Thickness: 0.003 inch
  5. Tape Thickness: 0.005 inch
  6. Elongation: 5 % nominal
  7. Water Vapor Transmission Rate: .1g H2O / 100 in2 / 24 hrs. nominal
  8. Minimum Installation Temperature: 32ºF (0ºC)
  9. Withstand Temperature Range: -65ºF to 300ºF (-54ºC to 149ºC)
  10. Flame Resistant: Meets UL Class "L" Low Flammability Rating


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