We all know what tape is, but you may not know just how many different varieties are out there. There are traditional types you're probably aware of:
gaffer's, duct, double-sided... But on top of that, there's aluminum tape for metal repair, liquid electrical tape, Loctite's Power Grab on a Roll (which is waterproof and able to withstand up to 248 degrees), and Cable Path tape (which has adhesive edges to create a sealed channel for wires). For more, check out our article on the sticky stuff.
Designed for use with up to 600V in temps of up to 176°F (80°C), this PVC tape is UL listed, has pressure-sensitive rubber adhesive, and comes in 6 colors.
Double Sided Tape
With strong adhesive on one side and lighter adhesive on the other, this tape sticks firmly to objects being mounted, but is removable from mounting surfaces.
Aluminum Metal Repair Tape
Backed with a permanent rubber-based adhesive, this aluminum tape is excellent for repairing, sealing, and protecting automotive and HVAC components.
Professional Duck Tape
Made of polyethylene-backed cotton/poly cloth, this flexible tape conforms to odd shapes and can create waterproof bonds on just about any object or surface.
Super Wide Duct Tape
Perfect for large-scale jobs, this 50% wider duct tape is backed with a high-tack rubber adhesive, and resists tearing when adhered to surfaces.
Clear Duck Tape
Ideal for on-the-spot, waterproof repairs at home or on the job, this crystal-clear duct tape gives a much neater appearance than the standard variety.
Double-Sided Duck Tape
Hang signs, seam, or make quick repairs on a variety of surfaces with Duck's® weather resistant, clean-removing, double-sided version of duct tape.
HVAC Rigid Fiberglass Tape
Made for any and all HVAC applications, this aluminum-backed fiberglass tape is designed for maximum adhesion to fiberglass duct board systems.
Pro Splice Vinyl Tape - PPP-T-66E
Manufactured to OSHA's marking safety standards, this flexible tape stands up to high-volume foot traffic, and is perfect for color-coding and splicing vinyl flooring together during installation.
E-Z Stick Drywall Finishing Tape
The E-Z STICK drywall tape for gypsum drywall board provides professionals and do-it-yourself installers with a one-of-a-kind taping system that saves time.
This self-bonding, adhesive free tape has a dielectric strength of 400V/mil, and stretches and conforms easily to create air and water-tight seals on cables, hoses, and tools.
Gardner Bender Liquid Electrical Tape
Insulates wires that are bent in awkward shapes or located in tight spaces, this liquid compound can simply be brushed on in situations where standard electrical tape would be difficult to use.
Pro 15 Anti-Skid Tape
With a heavy acrylic adhesive and abrasive grain coating, this anti-skid tape instantly increases friction on slippery stair, ramp, and floor surfaces to reduce slipping hazards.
Loctite Power Grab on a Roll
This heavy duty double-sided tape has an incredibly strong waterproof adhesive that will adhere just about anything, even outdoors or in temps up to 248°F.
PRO 500 Double Sided Tape
Perfect for holding carpet, raceway, cord covers and wire duct in place, this tape is coated in an aggressive adhesive that's tough enough for conventions, aircraft manufacturing, and more.
Permacel P-665 Gaffer's Tape
An entertainment industry favorite, this matte, vinyl-coated cloth tape is can be torn by hand, doesn’t promote light reflection, and is perfect for splicing cables.
Adhesive Heat Shrinkable Tape
Available in standard & heavy-wall, this heat shrink tape allows you to waterproof, splice or repair cables without the need to disconnect them.
Designed to temporarily position cables along the floor, this tape has adhesive only along its edges, so that no sticky residue is left behind on cables.
E-Z Self-Adhesive Fire Tape
Forget the mud – our fire-rated drywall tape saves 60% of installation time, and can be used for 1 and 2-hour rated firewall construction.
Designed to reflect up to 90% of radiant heat, this fiberglass-aluminum tape protects cables and hoses from being damaged in extreme high temps of up to 2000°F.
Cable Path™ Tape
With rubber adhesive edging and a clear inner channel, Cable Path™ temporarily routes and tapes down cables at special events, and leaves no residue when removed.
Zippertubing® HotSpotz® II Heat Resistant Tape
/ 25ft roll
Ideal for HVAC, plumbing and automotive applications, this aluminum-backed fiberglass tape wraps conduit, pipes and connectors to protect against temperatures up to 350° F.