3M Automotive Performance Masking Tape Uses?

Answer 3M makes tape for nearly any purpose. While you may have used the company's traditional masking tape in your home or the blue painter's tape for your latest paint project, you can now use 3M's gre... Read More »

Top Q&A For: 3M Automotive Performance Masking Tape Uses

Who invented masking tape&clear adhesive tape?

Richard Drew invented masking tape in 1925 while working as an employee of 3M, then a sandpaper manufacturing company. Drew became intrigued by automotive painters who couldn't mask painting surfac... Read More »

Is masking tape waterproof(Not duct tape)?

No it's not, it will become totally useless when put in water. The sticky stuff will be almost completely dissolved in about 5 mins when submerged.

How Not to Make a Tape Line When Using Masking Tape When Spraying Motorcycle Paint?

Paint jobs can be expensive. However, with the right knowledge and an adequate amount of time, you can modify your motorcycle's look or customize it to fit your taste with a new coat of paint. Usin... Read More »

Automotive Paint Masking Techniques?

A great auto paint job can be ruined by unsightly paint edges or over-spray caused by ineffective masking techniques. In professional body shops, auto preparers use masking tape, masking paper and ... Read More »