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What is paper transfer tape and how does it work?
Paper transfer tape is exactly what the name says: paper tape with an adhesive backing. It is very similar to masking tape. While it is more flexible and tends to be cheaper, the downside is that it is not transparent.
What is a masking tape used for?
Masking tape is a lightly adhesive, easy to unwind and easy to tear paper tape, that can be applied on many different surfaces and removed without leaving any residue or causing any damage. Its gentleness and low level of adhesion make it ideal for many applications, both at a professional and non-professional level.
What is adhesive tape made of?
Adhesive tapes consist of a material called a backing or carrier (paper, plastic film, cloth, foam, foil, etc.), which is coated with an adhesive and a release liner if needed. The adhesive-coated backing or carrier is then wound up to form a long jumbo roll of tape.
What type of tape is used for heavy boxes?
Heavy-duty tapes are used for boxes weighing 20 to 30 kilograms. Usually, PVC tapes are used for this purpose but paper tapes reinforced with fiberglass can also be used. Such tapes offer electrical and chemical insulation and can often be used for electronic packaging.