Technical Information

Careful selection of quality materials during the concept stage can reduce the risk of delays late in the development process. With 3M, you can get technical, design-in expertise right from the start – making your materials selection process a whole lot easier. Use the document selector tool below to get more technical information on our products.

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  • Medical device manufacturers and engineers need a long-term wear adhesive solution that increases patient comfort and provides a strong and reliable bond in challenging applications when adhering to skin.
    That is why we designed our extended wear medical tapes to add to our portfolio of go-to products for wearable device applications.


Let us be your partner from the start

When you are designing a device that must attach to a patient’s skin, a lot depends on your choice of adhesive system. How long will the device remain on the patient? What skin types or conditions will be encountered? Will the adhesive be compatible with both your materials of construction and the patient?

We’ll be your partner to help you through the material selection process and navigate your way to market.