Patco 179 Automotive Fineline Masking Tape provides conformability when used for applications such as high temperature bake cycles, clean room paint masking, OEM paint line, power wash cycles, and masking color separations on finished metals and plastics. Available in multiple colors and incremental sizes.
Carrier / Support / Facestock
Gauge / Mil
Operating Temp Range
40 to 280 °F
Peel Strength / Adhesion to Steel
Performance Category / Characteristics
Lt Blue, Medium Blue (Matte)
Features & Benefits:
PVC Film Backing
Solvent and moisture resistant
Handles compound and tight radius curves
Crisp, fineline edge
Non-glare matte finish
Rubber Based Adhesive
Good high temperature performance
Staining and ghosting resistant
Clean-cut Plastic Core
Recyclable and clean - no dust or contaminants
Masking color separations on finished metals and plastics (TPO & RIM) fascia and trim.
High temperature bake cycles (280 °F up to 45 min).
Clean room paint masking.
OEM paintline and powerwash operations.
Short-term outdoor masking.
Autobody aftermarket fineline color separations.