How to Increase Production and Save Money with a Custom Converter

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Increase Your Manufacturing Production while Saving Money Save time and money Advantages of outsourcing What to look for in a converter The Can-Do Difference Save time and money on the assembly line Save time and money on the assembly line by outsourcing your manufacturing process with a custom tape converter. No matter what products you are trying to develop,… Read more »

Surface Preparation for your Next Adhesive Application

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Surface Preparation for your Next Adhesive Application

Don’t Let Your Surface Fail You Once you’ve selected the right adhesive for your application, it’s important that you have a clean surface for a strong bond. Dust, residue, and other contaminates will create an unstable barrier between the bonded surfaces. Imagine sealing an old, dusty cardboard box with packing tape. The tape will not… Read more »

Finding the Right Adhesive Tape for your Substrate

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Topic: The Correct PSA Tape for your Substrate The Substrate and PSA Tape Environmental Conditions Surface Energy Since adhesives simply join two surface areas, unlike other bonding methods that alter the surface (i.e. welding, solvent activation, fasteners), there are a number of surface conditions that need to be considered for the adhesive to be effective…. Read more »

Undeniable Reasons Designers and Engineers Love PSA Tape

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Double sided tape on Steel

For The Love Of Tape The following is to provide you with the basic advantages of tape and things to consider when determining the best adhesive tape for your application and/or certain industries. Why we love tape The advantages of using tape What Pressure Sensitive Adhesive (PSA) tape is The construction of PSA tape Single coated… Read more »

Surface Preparation to Ensure a Successful Bond

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Surface Preparation Needed for Adhesive Tapes

No matter how robust your adhesive is, or how well-suited it is to your application, a poorly prepared surface will negate the strongest adhesive.  To ensure a strong bond, surface preparation is the key to success. The Standard In the majority of situations, a good scrub with a 50:50 mixture of isopropyl alcohol (IPA) and… Read more »

5 Ways Adhesive Tapes and Films will Trump in 2017

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  The world is being taped together and it’s awesome! As a result, the global market for adhesive tapes and film is expected to grow. This growth will be driven by product customization, production flexibility, and rising demand from the paper packaging and automotive markets. As adhesive bonding advances, it will continue to replace other… Read more »