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Substrates, Carriers and Backings

In this article I’m going to focus on the film, foil, fabric or paper portion of the tape to provide a better understanding of why so many different types of materials are used. I’ll start by defining some common terms.

Be Your Customer’s Problem Solver

I'm in the Specialty Pressure Sensitive Tape business and people call me all the time for advice and guidance on how to solve their application challenges with tape. I speak with people from a wide variety of industries so problems and applications vary greatly. In...

Noise Vibration and Harshness

Everyone wants a quiet ride so noise control is a must in the Automotive industry. Noise Vibration and Harshness, or NVH, is a term used to describe noise, squeaks, rattles and other noises associated with mechanical devices. The term is used extensively in the...

What is a Specialty Tape?

There are so many types of adhesive tapes it's hard to keep track. Most of the tapes on the market are designed to fulfill the needs of a specific application or market segment. For example, Carton Sealing Tapes serve packaging needs, Office tapes are sold to the...