579PF Metal Detectable Foil Tape (11.1 Mil. Purple)

579PF Metal Detectable Foil Tape (11.1 Mil. Purple)

579PF is an alternative to:

  • Ugly Tape
  • Decker 426L
  • CAP DC-2348
  • Tesa 4967
  • Specialty Tapes Mfg. D739
  • Arclad AR8891
  • Arclad Sp-0082
  • Arclad “Ugly” Tape


Elite 579PF (Ugly Tape) is our custom formulated 579P product with 2 Mil. Foil laminated to the exposed adhesive side. The foil tape acts as a “trigger” for metal detection necessary for certain types of splicing and identification equipment commonly found when processing consumer products. This tape has a super soft, vibrant “Purple”, solvent based acrylic adhesive system that provides superior adhesion to a wide variety of substrates. Excellent alternative to Ugly Tape for high speed flying splice.

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  • 7.5 mil. total thickness of 579P (.5 Mil PET Carrier) + 3.6 mil. foil (2 Mil Foil Backing)
  • Aggressive modified solvent based acrylic with added tackifiers.
  • 85-90 oz/1″ Adhesive Value
  • Master roll size 61″ x 1000yds


  • Ultra Quick Stick to LSE & Hard to stick to recycled content material
  • Metal detectable tape allowing for easy identification & removal of splice
  • UV & Plasticizer resistant adhesive system

579PF Metal Detectable Tape Options

  • Elite Tape will slit to order any size 1.25” to 61”
  • Available on 3” paper or plastic cores
  • Available in die-cut pieces
  • Ships within 2-3 day lead time

579PF Applications


Metal Detection Applications



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