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Pressure-sensitive tape, known also in various countries as PSA tape, adhesive tape, self-stick tape, sticky tape, or just tape, is an adhesive tape that will stick with application pressure, without the need for a solvent (such as water) or heat for activation. [1]

42 relations: Adhesive tape, AFNOR, ASTM International, Bandage, Box-sealing tape, Double-sided tape, Dressing (medical), Duct tape, Electrical tape, Fiberglass, Filament tape, Gaffer (filmmaking), Gaffer tape, Hockey, Hockey tape, International Organization for Standardization, International standard, Label, Lacrosse, Masking tape, Paper, Plastic, Plastic film, Polyester, Polypropylene, Pressure-sensitive adhesive, Release liner, Rheology, Scotch Tape, Sellotape, Specification (technical standard), Speed tape, Spike (stagecraft), Surgical tape, Tackifier, Tape dispenser, Test method, Textile, Triboluminescence, Vinyl, Wetting, Wound.

Adhesive tape

Adhesive tape is one of many varieties of backing materials coated with an adhesive.

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Association Française de Normalisation (AFNOR) is the French national organization for standardization and its International Organization for Standardization member body.

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ASTM International

ASTM International, known until 2001 as the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), is an international standards organization that develops and publishes voluntary consensus technical standards for a wide range of materials, products, systems, and services.

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A bandage is a piece of material used either to support a medical device such as a dressing or splint, or on its own to provide support to or to restrict the movement of a part of the body.

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Box-sealing tape

Box-sealing tape, parcel tape or packing tape is a pressure-sensitive tape used for closing or sealing corrugated fiberboard boxes.

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Double-sided tape

Double-sided tape is any pressure-sensitive tape that is coated with adhesive on both sides.

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Dressing (medical)

A dressing is a sterile pad or compress applied to a wound to promote healing and/or prevent further harm.

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Duct tape

Duct tape or duck tape is cloth- or scrim-backed pressure-sensitive tape - often coated with polyethylene.

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Electrical tape

Electrical tape (or insulating tape) is a type of pressure-sensitive tape used to insulate electrical wires and other materials that conduct electricity.

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Fiberglass (or fibreglass) is a type of fiber reinforced plastic where the reinforcement fiber is specifically glass fiber.

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Filament tape

Filament tape or strapping tape is a pressure-sensitive tape used for several packaging functions such as closing corrugated fiberboard boxes, reinforcing packages, bundling items, pallet unitizing, etc.

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Gaffer (filmmaking)

A gaffer in the motion picture industry and on a television crew is the head electrician, responsible for the execution (and sometimes the design) of the lighting plan for a production.

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Gaffer tape

Gaffer tape (also known as gaffer's tape or gaff tape as well as camera tape and spike tape for narrow, coloured gaffer tape) is a heavy cotton cloth pressure-sensitive tape with strong adhesive properties.

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Hockey is a family of sports in which two teams play against each other by trying to maneuver a ball or a puck into the opponent's goal using a hockey stick.

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Hockey tape

There are two kinds of hockey tape used by ice hockey, roller hockey, and lacrosse players: stick (or blade) tape and shin tape.

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International Organization for Standardization

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is an international standard-setting body composed of representatives from various national standards organizations.

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International standard

International standards are standards developed by international standards organizations.

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A label (as distinct from signage) is a piece of paper, polymer, cloth, metal, or other material affixed to a container or product, on which is written or printed information about the product.

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Lacrosse is a contact team sport played between two teams using a small rubber ball (62.8-64.77 mm, 140-147 g) and a long-handled stick called a crosse or lacrosse stick.

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Masking tape

Masking tape, also known as sticky tape, is a type of pressure-sensitive tape made of a thin and easy-to-tear paper, and an easily released pressure-sensitive adhesive.

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Paper is a thin material produced by pressing together moist fibres of cellulose pulp derived from wood, rags or grasses, and drying them into flexible sheets.

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Plastic is a material consisting of any of a wide range of synthetic or semi-synthetic organics that are malleable and can be molded into solid objects of diverse shapes.

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Plastic film

Plastic film is a thin continuous polymeric material.

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Polyester is a category of polymers that contain the ester functional group in their main chain.

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Polypropylene (PP), also known as polypropene, is a thermoplastic polymer used in a wide variety of applications including packaging and labeling, textiles (e.g., ropes, thermal underwear and carpets), stationery, plastic parts and reusable containers of various types, laboratory equipment, loudspeakers, automotive components, and polymer banknotes.

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Pressure-sensitive adhesive

Pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA, self-adhesive, self-stick adhesive) is adhesive which forms a bond when pressure is applied to marry the adhesive with the adherend.

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Release liner

A release liner is a paper or plastic-based film sheet (usually applied during the manufacturing process) used to prevent a sticky surface from prematurely adhering.

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Rheology (from Greek ῥέω rhéō, "flow" and -λoγία, -logia, "study of") is the study of the flow of matter, primarily in a liquid state, but also as 'soft solids' or solids under conditions in which they respond with plastic flow rather than deforming elastically in response to an applied force.

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Scotch Tape

Scotch Tape is a brand name used for certain pressure-sensitive tapes manufactured by 3M as part of the company's Scotch brand.

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Sellotape is a British brand of transparent, cellulose-based, pressure-sensitive tape, and is the leading brand in the United Kingdom.

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Specification (technical standard)

There are different types of specifications, which generally are mostly types of documents, forms or orders or relates to information in databases.

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Speed tape

Speed tape is an aluminized pressure-sensitive tape used to do minor repairs on aircraft and racing cars.

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Spike (stagecraft)

In stagecraft, a spike is a marking, usually made with a piece of tape (although some houses (theatres) use paint pens), put on or around the stage.

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Surgical tape

Surgical tape or medical tape is a type of pressure-sensitive adhesive tape used in medicine and first aid to hold a bandage or other dressing onto a wound.

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Tackifiers are chemical compounds used in formulating adhesives to increase the tack, the stickiness of the surface of the adhesive.

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Tape dispenser

A tape dispenser is an object that holds a roll of tape and has a mechanism at one end to shear the tape.

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Test method

A test method is a method for a test in science or engineering, such as a physical test, chemical test, or statistical test.

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A textile or cloth is a flexible woven material consisting of a network of natural or artificial fibres often referred to as thread or yarn.

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Triboluminescence is an optical phenomenon in which light is generated through the breaking of chemical bonds in a material when it is pulled apart, ripped, scratched, crushed, or rubbed (see tribology).

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In chemistry, vinyl or ethenyl is the functional group −CH.

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Wetting is the ability of a liquid to maintain contact with a solid surface, resulting from intermolecular interactions when the two are brought together.

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A wound is a type of injury which happens relatively quickly in which skin is torn, cut, or punctured (an open wound), or where blunt force trauma causes a contusion (a closed wound).

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pressure-sensitive_tape

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