Behind any lights, camera, action! is a tape for use in motion picture, audio/visual, television, theatrical, and photography. We know that every detail matters in the Arts & Entertainment industry. Because media production comes with many performance requirements, it is critical to give tape a lead role in many applications, be it on set, stage, or in the field.
Our adhesive tapes are a proven technology that provides flexibility in design, faster processes, and a durable bond.
What's the difference between gaffer and duct tape?
✔ Removes cleanly from most surfaces
✔Tears easily in both directions
✔ Easy to write on with markers
✔ Coated cloth backing
Duct Tape is a cloth tape coated with a polyethylene resin on one side and an aggressive, rubber-based adhesive on the other. It is well known for its versatility and strength. Unlike other tapes, duct tape has a fabric backing that gives it strength while also allowing it to be easily torn and adhered to a variety of surfaces.
✔ Hard to tear and leaves a jagged edge
✔ Markers smudge
✔ Cannot be printed
✔ Polyethylene/Plastic Backing