Product information

tesa® 4447

Repulpable, Single-Sided Splicing Tape

Product description

tesa® 4447 is a single-sided, linerless, repulpable splicing tape consisting of a flat-back paper and a modified water soluble acrylic adhesive.

tesa® 4447 features

  • Very high shear strength
  • Very good adhesion values on coated and uncoated paper
  • Good heat resistance
  • Good repulpability over full pH-range (pH3 –pH9)

Color: Blue

Main applications

tesa® 4447 is particularly suitable for:

  • Permanent butt splices
  • Use in automatic butt splicers
  • Web feeding applications

Technical properties

Backing material

flat paper

Total thickness

3.54 mils

Type of adhesive

repulpable tackified acrylic

Elongation at break

9 %

Tensile strength

42.82 lbs/in

Tensile strength (crosswise)

28.55 lbs/in

Type of liner


Shelf life time (packed) < 25°C

12 months

Rating properties



Static shear resistance


tesa® products prove their impressive quality day in, day out in demanding conditions and are regularly subjected to strict controls. All technical information and data above mentioned are provided to the best of our knowledge on the basis of our practical experience. They shall be considered as average values and are not appropriate for a specification. Therefore tesa SE can make no warranties, expressed or implied, including, but not limited to any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. The user is responsible for determining whether the tesa® product is fit for a particular purpose and suitable for the user’s method of application. If you are in any doubt, our technical staff will be glad to support you.