A-A-883 Revision B, May 9, 1989
TAPE, PRESSURE-SENSITIVE ADHESIVE, MASKING
Includes all amendments and changes through Cancellation Notice 1, May 2, 2000
Additional Comments: CNCL NO S/S
The General Services Administration has authorized the use of this commercial item description as a replacement for Federal Specification PPP-T-42 which has been cancelled.
This commercial item description covers two types of pressure sensitive tapes for use in making surfaces temporarily during operations.
Type I tape is suitable for use for light duty bundling and holding. Type I tape is also suitable for temporarily masking surfaces from being covered by paint, varnish or other finishing materials. For masking applications, Type I tape is for use on contoured or rounded surfaces.
Type II tape is suitable for temporarily masking surfaces from being covered by paint, varnish or other finishing materials. Type II tape is for use where straight line color separation is desired.