Premtape Tropical

Premtape Tropical is a multi-purpose, surface tolerant, corrosion protective petrolatum tape (also known as wax tape) that provides long-term corrosion protection of steel pipes, flanges, valves, fittings, and other related surfaces ranging from the arctic to tropical temperatures.


Premtape Tropical is a petrolatum based wax tape that has been specially modified to perform in tropical climates. It is used to protect pipelines and fittings that are subject to a higher temperature range than those protected by Premier Coating Tape.

The Petrolatum Tape System comprising; Prempaste; Premtape Tropical, and Premcote Outerwrap Tape meets the NACE RP0375-2006 and AWWA C217 Standard. It is also CSA Z245.30 compliant.

A Fire Retardant grade – Premtape FR is also available.

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  • Meets NACE RP0375-2006
  • Applied to marginally prepared surfaces (SSPC SP 2-3)
  • Conforms to irregular shapes and profiles
  • UV resistant
  • Can be applied to cold, wet surfaces
  • Not effected by water, acid, salts or soil organics
  • Encapsulation of lead paint
  • Contains no solvents
  • Easy application from arctic to tropical temperatures
  • Ready for immediate service after application
  • Meets AWWA C217 Standard
  • Over an 90 year history of proven applications
  • Can be applied above and below ground
  • CSA Z245.30 compliant

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