3M™ VHB™ tape 4930

  • 3M ID UU011598008

Fast and easy-to-use permanent bonding method provides high strength and long-term durability

Pressure sensitive adhesive bonds on contact to provide immediate handling strength

Virtually invisible fastening keeps surfaces smooth

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  • Fast and easy-to-use permanent bonding method provides high strength and long-term durability
  • Pressure sensitive adhesive bonds on contact to provide immediate handling strength
  • Virtually invisible fastening keeps surfaces smooth
  • White, 0.6 mm, general purpose adhesive on both sides of firm type foam bonds to many high surface energy substrates
  • Can replace mechanical fasteners (rivets, welding, screws) or liquid adhesives: Eliminate drilling, grinding, refinishing, screwing, welding and clean-up
  • High dynamic stress absorption reduces vibration and impact stress
  • Creates a permanent seal against water, moisture and more
  • Allows the use of thinner, lighter weight and dissimilar materials

3M™ VHB™ Tape 4930 replaces screws, rivets and studs to permanently adhere one substrate to another while spreading the stress load across the entire length of the joint. 3M™ VHB™ tape has general purpose adhesive on both sides of firm type foam. It is white, 0.6 mm thick and bonds to many high surface energy substrates.

Convenience Meets Extreme Bonding Power
Our 3M™ VHB™ Tape consists of a durable acrylic adhesive with viscoelastic properties. This provides an extraordinarily strong double sided foam tape that adheres to a broad range of substrates, including aluminum, stainless steel, galvanized steel, composites, plastics, acrylic, polycarbonate, ABS and painted or sealed wood and concrete. Our bonding tapes provide excellent shear strength, conformability, surface adhesion and temperature resistance. They are commonly used in applications across a variety of markets including transportation, appliance, electronics, construction, sign and display and general industrial. Reliably bonds a variety of materials with strength and speed for permanent applications.

Recommended Applications

  • Metal, glass and high surface energy (HSE) substrates
  • Decorative material and trim
  • Nameplates and logos
  • Electronic displays
  • Panel to frame
  • Stiffener to panel
Dream, Design, Deliver with the 4950 Family of 3M™ VHB™ Tapes
3M™ VHB™ Tape 4930 is in the 4950 family of 3M™ VHB™ Tapes. This family of 3M™ VHB™ Tapes utilize a general purpose adhesive on both sides of a firm type foam core. They are specifically designed for good adhesion to metals, glass and other high surface energy materials. Applications for this tape include stiffener bonding, sealing polycarbonate lens over LCD, windows to painted control panels and mounting vinyl wiring ducts and conduit channels.


3M VHB Tape 4930 is an excellent choice for stiffener to panel applications


An Unconventional Foam Tape
3M™ VHB™ Tapes were invented in 1980 as the first of their kind. These unique tapes combine conformability with a strong, permanent bond. The result is a family of extraordinarily strong tapes that adhere to a broad range of substrates. 3M™ VHB™ Tape is a proven alternative to screws, rivets, welds and other forms of mechanical fasteners. Skyscrapers, cell phones, electronic highway signs, refrigerators, architectural windows and more all rely on this specialty bonding tape for one or more steps in the assembly, mounting, fastening and sealing process. This trusted and reliable tape offers a consistent bond, outstanding durability and excellent solvent and moisture resistance. 3M stands by all of its products and is there to provide you with design guidance and technical support when you need it.

Proven Reliability from 3M™ VHB™ Tapes
3M™ VHB™ Tape offers a durable bond in a way that mechanical fasteners can't. This tape enhances the appearance of finished goods by eliminating rivets and screws while providing immediate handling strength. In most cases, fastening with 3M™ VHB™ Tape is a quicker process than drilling, fastening, or using liquid adhesive. This versatile line of tapes can be used indoors or outdoors in a variety of applications, including window, door and sign assembly, electronics, construction and countless other industrial applications. Chemically resistant as well as UV and temperature stable, 3M™ VHB™ Tape can withstand the heat of Dubai to the cold of Canada. The unique acrylic chemistry is extremely durable and resistant to change over time, making this a long-lasting and powerful tape you can trust.

Bringing Better Ideas to the Surface through Science and Innovation
The 3M Industrial Adhesives and Tapes Division applies the science of adhesion to deliver innovative solutions that improve the design and manufacturing processes of companies around the world. In the end, these technologies help customers like you deliver competitive products to the market faster and more efficiently.

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3M™ VHB™ Tape 4930 White, 1 in x 72 yd 25.0 mil3M™ VHB™ tape 4930
Adhesive Type Acrylic
Backing (Carrier) Material Acrylic Foam
Brands VHB™
Foam Type Firm
Industries Appliance, General Industrial, Metalworking, Signage
Overall Length (Metric) 33 m
Overall Width (Metric) 12 mm
Product Color White

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