NADCO® Outdoor Masking Poly Tape 5903 is designed for construction, remodeling and maintenance jobs. It is made with heavy duty polyethylene film and synthetic rubber adhesive. It is UV weather resistant and removes cleanly for up to one month with little or no adhesive residue on most opaque surfaces without deteriorating.
Unit of Measure


Storage Conditions

N/A 60 to 80 ºF16 to 27 ºC

Test Method for Adhesion to Steel Strength

N/A ASTM D-3330

Relative Humidity

N/A 40 to 60 %

Product Construction

Backing Material

N/A Polyethylene

Adhesive Material

N/A Synthetic Rubber


N/A Red

Standard Roll Length

N/A 60 yd54.8 m

Standard Roll Width

N/A 1.88 in48 mm

Typical Physical Properties

Adhesion to Steel Strength

N/A 79 oz/in Width 87 N/100 mm

Tensile Strength (Width)

N/A 21 lb/in368 N/100mm

Test Method for Tensile Strength (Width)

N/A ASTM D-3759

Elongation at Break

N/A 72 %

Test Method for Elongation at Break

N/A ASTM D-3759


N/A 7.5 mil0.19 mm

Test Method for Thickness

N/A ASTM D-3652

Temperature Use Range

N/A Up to 173 ºF78 ºC

Note For Typical Physical Properties

N/A The following technical information and data should be considered representative or typical only and should not be used for specification purposes.



  • Clean removal from most opaque surfaces up to 30 days.
  • UV resistant backing.
  • Aggressive rubber adhesive grabs and adheres well to many surfaces.
  • Easy to tear by hand.
  • Conformable backing.
  • Red color for good visibility. Color insures that the tape is not accidentally left on.
  • Excellent choice for outdoor holding and window and door masking jobs.


Application Ideas

  • Ideal for overspray protection when masking substrates from coatings such stucco, EIFS, gel coat, and construction coatings.
  • Ideal for holding, bundling and securing.
  • Can be used on surfaces such as window and door frames to protect them from damage during construction.
  • Adhesive layer holds well to irregular surfaces such as sealed masonry or brick.
  • Excellent for temporary repairs on the job.

Shelf Life

Shelf Life

N/A To obtain best performance, use this product within 18 months from date of manufacture.

Technical Information

Technical Information

N/A The technical information, recommendations and other statements contained in this documents are based upon tests or experience that NADCO® believes are reliable, but the accuracy or completeness of such information is not guaranteed.

Warranty, Limited Remedy, and Disclaimer

Warranty, Limited Remedy, and Disclaimer

N/A Many factors beyond NADCO®’s control and uniquely within user’s knowledge and control can affect the use and performance of a NADCO® product in a particular application. User is solely responsible for evaluating the NADCO® product and determining whether it is fit for a particular purpose and suitable for user’s method of application. Unless an additional warranty is specifically stated on the applicable NADCO® product packaging or product literature, NADCO® warrants that each NADCO® product meets the applicable NADCO® product specification at the time NADCO® ships the product. NADCO® makes no other warranties or conditions, express or implied, including, but not limited to, any implied warranty or condition of Merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose or any implied warranty or condition arising out of a course of dealing, custom or usage of trade. If the NADCO® product does not conform to this warranty, then the sole and exclusive remedy is, at NADCO®’s option, replacement of the NADCO® product or refund of the purchase price.

Limitation of Liability

Limitation of Liability

N/A Except where prohibited by law, NADCO® will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from the NADCO® product, whether direct, indirect, special, incidental or consequential, regardless of the legal theory asserted, including warranty, contract, negligence or strict liability.