A Deep Dive into IPG’s Advanced Taping Solutions for the Automotive Industry

Jun 4, 2024 · 2 min read

IPG has long been a staple in the automotive aftermarket, renowned for its commitment to innovation and quality. With a history stretching over five decades, IPG has cemented itself as a leader in the development of performance masking, surface protection, and complementary products designed specifically for the automotive industry.

American-GT-Wet-SandingThe Power of Performance and Innovation

At the heart of IPG’s product offerings is a drive for innovation tailored to meet the evolving demands of the automotive refinishing market. This commitment is evident in their range of products, including the versatile American® brand GT masking tape, designed to withstand high temperatures and aggressive painting conditions without compromising on performance.

Key Offerings in IPG’s Product Line

  1. American® GT Industrial Grade Masking Tape: Known for its strong bond and flexible green backing, this tape allows for exceptional conformability around any surface, making it ideal for high-temperature scenarios and ensuring clean removal. More about GT Industrial Grade Masking Tape
  2. American® PG Premium Grade Masking Tape: With a fine crepe paper backing, this tape delivers sharp paint lines and is UV resistant, perfect for both high-temperature applications and prolonged exposure to the elements. Explore PG Premium Grade Masking Tape
  3. American® Orange Mask® OM Premium Grade: Offering superior adhesion and UV resistance, OM tape is the go-to for professionals seeking crisp paint lines and easy removal, even on complex curves and corners. Learn more about Orange Mask® OM
  4. Hand Masking Film: This product showcases IPG’s dedication to efficiency and quality, featuring a pre-folded, high-density masking film that resists tearing and is engineered for easy application and removal. Details on Hand Masking Film
  5. Specialty Tapes for Diverse Needs: IPG’s range extends to specialty tapes like the TM27 for auto molding protection and various fineline tapes for precision work in color break applications, demonstrating the company’s breadth in addressing detailed refinishing tasks. Specialty Tapes Collection

Technology and Customer Focus

IPG’s approach to product development is highly customer-centric, focusing on creating tapes that not only meet but exceed the rigorous demands of automotive refinishing. This includes attention to factors like temperature resistance, ease of use, and clean removal, ensuring that each product enhances the overall efficiency and outcome of automotive refinishing projects.


IPG’s advanced taping solutions for the automotive industry exemplify their commitment to quality, innovation, and customer satisfaction. Whether it’s through their high-performance masking tapes or specialized products for specific applications, IPG continues to lead the way in supporting automotive professionals with solutions that push the boundaries of what's possible in automotive refinishing. For more information on their full range of products, visit IPG’s website.



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