Flex Tape backing

Flex Tape backing

Highly creped
Unique elongation capacity
Recognizable creping pattern, ideal for curves
Can be directly coated with adhesive, no need for saturation or release coating
Flex Tape backing
A highly creped tape backing that has a recognizable pattern for curves and contours to meet the toughest demands for resistance and pliancy.

Ahlstrom-Munksjö Mastertape™ Flex

Flex base (Mastertape™ Flex) is a highly creped paper with unique elongation properties – up to 100% with recognizable creping patterning. This paper is ideal for curves and contours, meeting the toughest demands for resistance and pliancy. Unique elongation properties mean that this material can be directly coated with adhesive, without saturation and release coating.


  • Irregular shapes
  • Curves
  • Contours
Product GSM %age elongation Plant Description
Classic 39-70 10-60% China, Asia, France, Europe High quality creped paper with great conformability
Flatback 40-80 2-9% China, Asia, France, Europe Ultra-soft and smooth paper with high tensile properties
Smartline 35-60 8-14% China, Asia, France, Europe Very smooth creped paper, max 14% elongation, designed for a sharpest paint line
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