Specialty Tapes & Adhesives - Mounting Tape, Gasket Tape & 3M Tapes

Specialty Tapes​

Explore mounting tape, white & black glazing tape, rubber gasket tape, 3M tapes & more specialty tapes at Frank Lowe.

Frank Lowe is the leading manufacturer and distributor of a full range of specialty tapes, mounting tapes, gasket tapes, and 3M tapes. We offer a comprehensive line of high-performance specialty tapes that are cost-effective and durable options for a wide range of applications.

Since 1955, Frank Lowe has been partnering with businesses across all markets to produce state-of-the-art industrial manufacturing solutions. We offer dedicated industrial contract manufacturing teams who specialize in providing comprehensive services to a variety of markets.From best-in-class materials, customizable products, and a full suite of industrial manufacturing services, we provide whatever it takes to help your business met its objectives. Regardless of the technical or logistics demands of your project, we will work with you every step of the way providing customizable distribution services and support to ensure the contract die cutting is completed and delivered on time, within budget, and to your exact specifications.

Whether you're looking for a better way to protect and mask or an efficient bonding solution, Frank Lowe offers the perfect speciality tape for your needs, including:

  • Framing & mounting tapes
  • Surface protection tapes
  • AAMA Glazing tapes
  • Splicing tapes
  • Packaging tapes
  • Muntin tapes
  • VHB tapes
  • Assembly tapes

AAMA-Approved Window Glazing Tape

At Frank Lowe, we offer an expansive selection of window glazing tapes that have been AAMA tested and approved. We offer the following AAMA-approved glazing tapes for windows:

  • Series GLZ 3500 Thicknesses: 1/16" and 1/8"
  • Series GLZ 3500 Thicknesses: 1/32"
  • New high-performance adhesive system: greater initial tack plus improved release liner for easy application
  • Ideal for wood, aluminum, stainless steel, and PVC window frames
  • Excellent bonding capabilities
  • High resistance to UV, weathering, oxidation, moisture, dust, temperature
  • Non-tear blue film liner included

3M™ VHB™ Window Tape

We offer 3M VHB Window Tape that is a fast and easy-to-use permanent bonding solution with long-term and high-strength durability. Additionally, we can fully customize your 3M VHB Window Tape. A few highlights of the 3M VHB Window Tape include:

  • Double-coated pressure-sensitive acrylic foam, which easily conforms and strongly bonds to surfaces for superior resistance to:
  • Heat, cold, temperature changes​​​​
  • Stress, vibration, fatigue
  • Moisture
  • Outstanding durability​​​​
  • Excellent holding strength
  • Ideal for glass, metal, vinyl, composite materials, painted surfaces

3M VHB™ Foam Tape

Not only can 3M VHB Foam Tapes replace traditional fasteners in a long list of highly demanding applications, these innovative solutions offer a cleaner aesthetic appeal. 3M VHB Foam Tapes are one way you can eliminate the barriers standing between you and the picture-perfect final product.

This innovative solution allows you to maintain consistency from sketch to construction — getting rid of visible, distracting fasteners, like bolts and screws. These double-sided, high-strength acrylic foam tapes will easily and quickly create a lasting bond that continually builds strength over time.

3M VHB Foam Tapes are excellent for a long list of materials, including glass, steel, aluminum, painted and powder-coated surfaces, and plastics. A few highlights of 3M VHB Foam Tapes include:

  • Viscoelastic acrylic foam easily conforms to surfaces and forms a strong, flexible bond for excellent stress resistance
  • Ideal for interior and exterior bonding applications
  • Convenient replacement for rivets, spot welds, liquid adhesives, and other permanent fasteners
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    Outstanding durability
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    Available in a variety of specific foam, adhesive, color, and release liner types materials for different application needs
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    Excellent solvent and moisture resistance

Mounting Tape

At Frank Lowe, we offer high quality mounting tapes that are an excellent solution for many applications. A few of the key attributes of our mounting tape include:

  • Cross-linked polyethylene (PE) foam with double-coated high- performance acrylic- or rubber-based adhesive
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    Available in white or black mounting tape
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    Easy-release liners
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    Great for general-purpose bonding and mounting applications
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    Supplied on rolls, kiss-cut pads, or individual bulk packed pieces

Explore, Pursue, Create with Frank Lowe's Specialty Tapes

Whether you're looking to create a new product or improve the performance of an existing product, Frank Lowe will guide you toward the optimum solution. Since 1955, we have proudly helped manufacturers from all industries implement our specialty tapes for bolstered product performance, reliability, and durability. We will help you:.

Let's talk. We're ready to listen. Contact Frank Lowe today to explore, pursue, and create specialty tapes.

  1. Explore new specialty tape solutions and applications to improve your product.
  2. Pursue different mounting tapes, window tapes, and rubber gasket tapes through intuitive cost-benefit analysis — helping you choose the best specialty tape based on your application and budget.
  3. Create the custom specialty tapes that will most enhance your product and improve your processes.

*Note: All 3M™ VHB™ Tapes should be thoroughly evaluated by the user under actual use conditions with intended substrates to determine whether a specific tape is fit for a particular purpose and suitable for user's method of application, especially if expected use involves extreme environmental conditions.

3M™ VHB™ Tape can also be die cut to the smallest, most unusual shapes and sizes, and is listed as UL 746C, making it ideal for a wide range of electrical applications.

Frank Lowe Rubber & Gasket Co., Inc., is an authorized 3M™ Converter and Distributor.

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