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Types of Adhesive Tape and Fields of Use

Types of Adhesive Tape and Fields of Use

Adhesive tapes for masking and protective measures are not subject to specific standards. As a result, there are no uniform types of adhesive tapes.



Types of Adhesive Tapes and Fields of Use

Adhesion to steel

Backing material

Examples of tasks

Not suitable for

Sample products

Fine / flat crepe

Moderate to high adhesion

Textured (crepe) paper

Finishing and painting work

Mechanical strain (plastering and stucco work), natural stone

Adhesive tape, low adhesion

Low adhesion

Textured (crepe) or special paper

Work on sensitive surfaces, such as wallpaper, coated surfaces, water-based paint or varnish, for double masking

Mechanical strain, rough surfaces, natural stone

Extra-thin special paper (washi)

Low to moderate adhesion

Special paper

For sharp painted edges, long-term use, for double masking

Mechanical strain, natural stone

Adhesion to steel

Backing material

Examples of tasks

Not suitable for

Sample products

Plastering tape, UV-resistant, withstands mechanical strain

Moderate to high adhesion

Fabric, PVC, PE

Stucco and plastering work, masking on structured (fabric tape), smooth, or felted surfaces (PVC, PE tape)

Sensitive surfaces, such as wallpaper, coated surfaces, water-based paint or varnish, for double masking or natural stone

Stone tape, repair tape

High adhesion

Fabric

Masking on concrete, clinker, artificial stone, rough surfaces

Sensitive surfaces, such as wallpaper, coated surfaces, water-based paint or varnish, for double masking or natural stone

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