Hi-Shrink Heat Shrinkable Polyester, Flexible

Printable Data: TDS Sheet

SKU: Hi-Shrink Category:


Hi-Shrink tape is a tough, flexible, heat shrinkable polyester tape. When wrapped around an object and heated, Hi-Shrink tape has the unique ability to shrink and apply pressure. This simple method of applying pressure is advantages in many industries, most specifically, the electrical, defense, and aerospace fields.

The compression force characteristics of Hi-Shrink tape make it an effective and useful tool for the molding and bonding of reinforced plastics. In addition, the tape can be used effectively for compressing, debulking, shaping, forming, and banding of various materials.

NOTE: No change of properties found after five years of room temperature storage.

Additional information

Tensile Strength (psi)


Melt Point


Shrink Initiation


Time to Reach Full Shrink at Temperature (min.)


Nominal Shrinkage (LD) at 300°F/149°C (%)


Maximum Shrink Force (LD)(psi)



No Significant Hazard

Auto Ignition Temperature


Shelf Life

No Appreciable Aging*

Standard Roll Size

1¼" x 100 yd 2½" x 100 yd