Product information

tesa® 54338

Precision die-cuts for permanent hole covering applications

Product description

tesa® 54338 die cuts from strong polyester tape are suitable for permanent exterior and interior Hole Covering applications in automotive.
Die cuts are supplied on a white glassine liner. The liner is approved for paint applications.

Main applications

This polyester tape is suitable for all PVC or paint oven drying processes up to 200 °C / 392 °F.
After electrophoretic painting where good compatibility and anchoring force to UBS (PVC) and sealant is required, e.g. car body platform, wheel houses, engine compartment.
Before paint shop where good paint compatibility is essential, e.g. A/B- pillar, sills, trunk.
At assembly line for exterior and interior Hole Covering on all car body areas.


Technical properties

Backing material

PET film



Total thickness

3.74 mils

Type of adhesive

modified acrylic

Adhesion to Steel (initial)

36.54 oz/in

Elongation at break

165 %

Tensile strength

78.80 lbs/in

Type of liner


Temperature resistance (30 min)

320 °F

Rating properties



Resistance to chemicals


Scratch 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.


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