Product information

tesa EasySplice® 51157 FastLine Heat

Repulpable, Double-Sided Splicing Tape

Product description

tesa® 51157 EasySplice® FastLine Heat is a repulpable, double-sided, integrated flying splice tape consisting of a flat-back paper and a modified water soluble acrylic adhesive

tesa® 51157 features

  • Very high tack properties
  • Very good adhesion values on coated and uncoated paper
  • Low splice thickness
  • Printable and coatable backing
  • Good repulpability over full pH-range (pH3 –pH9)

The product includes:

  • Slit liner for the secure fixation of the top sheet
  • Adhesive formulation with very high tack properties for excellent contact between expiring web and new reel
  • Two splitting strips with paper backing for a smooth opening of the new paper reel without jeopardizing the coating process

Color: Blue

Main applications

tesa® 51157 is particularly suitable for:

  • Flying splices at fast running offline coaters with high drying temperatures and/or long residence time for drying

Technical properties

Backing material

flat paper

Total thickness

3.93 mils

Type of adhesive

repulpable tackified acrylic

Elongation at break

6 %

Tensile strength

17.13 lbs/in

Type of liner

repulpable siliconised paper

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.


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