* The VDE is Der Verband der Elektrotechnik, Elektronik und Informationstechnik (the German Association for Electrical, Electronic and Information Technologies), a professional body based in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. VDE Certification Marks are known and respected around the world. The VDE Mark indicates conformity with the VDE standards or European or internationally harmonized standards and confirms compliance with protective requirements of the applicable EC Directive(s).
Rolls should be stored flat in the original packaging. They have to be protected from dust, heat, moisture, direct sunlight and solvent fumes. The storage temperature should be between +10oC and +25oC.
The tape should be applied with sufficient tension to ensure an optimum bonding and minimum of two layers with a half overlap. The final layer should be wrapped with a lower tension to prevent flagging effects.
The surfaces should be clean, dry, free of dust, grease, oil or other contaminants.