Test Methods


The 16th Edition of Test Methods for Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Tapes includes a new test method titled: Shear Adhesion Failure Temperature (SAFT) for Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Tape, test method #17. This book contains standard procedures for quality control of pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) tape testing in the laboratory and measuring tape performance characteristics. 

The PSTC Test Methods Committee works each year to explore and develop new methods and edits current methods. Each committee member has contributed to this book. PSTC is dedicated to providing useful tools and resources for its members and the industry. 

This book is FREE for members and $200 for non-members. 

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