What is seam sealing tape?
Seam sealing tape
is the production of new sealing materials
for building gaps or waterproofing operations, in automotive maintenance, the emergence, and development of sealant, to improve sealing technology, to solve the engine "three leaks" and to provide good conditions. Seam sealing tape has greatly improved mechanical properties and performance, especially without blistering and other pre-treatment problems.It is an excellent choice for the architectural profession to protect the walls and ceilings from developing cracks.
The earliest adhesives came from animals and plants, and in the nineteenth century, rubber was the main ingredient of adhesives; in modern times, various polymers are widely used.
What is seam sealing tape used for?
Seam sealing tape
can be used for raincoat, for fabric, and seam tape can also used in for tents.
In addition, seam sealing tape can also be used in indoor and outdoor electrical control box, signal, power cable and plug (including electrical equipment interface) or with heat-shrinkable parts between the interface elastic bonding to achieve waterproof
, moisture-proof sealing to ensure the insulation performance of electrical products. In addition, both damping damping, low pressure sealing and stress relief function. Overcome the traditional cable and equipment interface between the seal failure problems, such as: the electrical equipment lead port seal, O-ring and cable diameter mismatch, double-walled tube heat shrinkable mold sleeve (shaped parts) and a variety of cable surface material bonding strength reduction, operation of cable components and components interface in the bending or long-term mobile operation after the water release seal failure phenomenon. Other areas of application such as: for equipment conventional threads for removable sealing anti-loosening; construction, mechanical assembly of metal or non-metal sealing waterproof filling, etc.
Seam sealing tape can also be used in harsh environments: marine vessels, aircraft, vehicles, mining caves and other (cabin) indoor and outdoor cable and electrical components between the interface of the elastic rubber insulation sealing protection. Such as operation cable interface, wire PTFE surface material between the elastic seal waterproof, conventional thread removable seal against loosening, etc. With excellent airtightness, weather resistance and electrical insulation. Seal moisture-proof, waterproof, salt spray, mold growth resistance to meet the GJB4.10 Grade 3 or higher standards.
Advantages of seam sealing tape
a. Seal seam tape can maintain permanent flexibility, and adhesion, can withstand a certain degree of displacement, and deformation has good follow-through.
b. Excellent waterproof sealing and chemical resistance of the seam seal tape, strong resistance to ultraviolet rays (sunlight); more than 30 years of service life.
c. Seal tape is easy to use, has accurate dosage, reduces waste, and has excellent cost performance.
d. Taping duct seams do not contain any solvent, safe and environmentally friendly.
e. Auto body seam sealer tape is soft and has high adhesion and traceability to irregular-shaped objects.
f. Heat seal seam tape has strong adhesion, excellent butyl adhesion, and can be bonded with color steel plates, resistant panels, tempered glass, light panels, metal plates, etc.
g. Seam sealing tape has good temperature resistance, sealant tape with high-temperature resistance does not flow, and low temperature resistance does not cure.
h. Seam sealing tape anti-aging, butyl tape anti-corrosion anti-aging in the abominable environment can also be used once to protect 20 years.
i. Seam sealing tape is easy to construct, easy to operate, and has one paste to stop the leakage.
j. Seam sealing tape specifications, width, and thickness can be customized to meet different environments and different needs.
k. The tensile strength of the EPR base material prevents excessive tape extension.
l. Seam sealing tape has good moisture resistance and can be used for outdoor operations, directly to the subsurface in living water.
Principle of using seam sealing tape
Seam sealing tape is composed of two parts: the base material and the adhesive, which is used to join two or more unconnected objects together by bonding.The surface is covered with an adhesive coating. The earliest adhesives came from animals and plants; in the nineteenth century, rubber was the main component of adhesives; and in modern times, various polymers are widely used. Adhesives can stick to things because of the formation of bonds between their molecules and the molecules of the item to be connected, and this bonding can be firmly bonded together. There are different kinds of polymers depending on the brand and type of adhesive.
Types of seam sealing tape
Temperature-resistant silicone rubber self-adhesive seam sealing tape
Temperature-resistant silicone rubber self-adhesive seam sealing tape is suitable for use in the harsh environment of marine vessels, oilfield chemicals, manned locomotives, and other compartments (indoor and outdoor), 15kv (single-layer) It is suitable for high-temperature resistant insulation sealing, heat insulation and flame retardant and liner anti-loosening and anti-vibration of electrical products within 15kv (single-layer material) grade. Application products such as cable bundle outer sheath, temperature sensor wiring, connector tail clip diameter matching and liner to prevent wire damage, etc.
Temperature-resistant silicone rubber self-adhesive tape with silicone polymer as the base material for the manufacture of self-fusing elastic material. Self-adhesive stretching, easy to peel with the wrapped material, easy to test, repair and reseal. Resistant to dielectric, ozone, and ultraviolet light, arc and magnetic path resistant, and corona resistant.
Transparent silicone rubber self-adhesive seam sealing tape
Transparent silicone rubber self-adhesive seam sealing tape is indoor and outdoor high temperature resistant transparent self-adhesive insulation protection material. It is suitable for marine vessels, oilfield chemicals, locomotives, and other cabins (indoor) inside and outside the harsh environment, 15kv (single-layer material) within the grade of electrical products, high-temperature insulation sealing, heat insulation, and flame retardant and liner anti-loose, shockproof, and meet the cable and pipe marking transparent protection transparent silicone rubber self-adhesive tape is based on silicone polymer manufacturing elastic material, can be stretched self-adhesive, easy to peel with the wrapped objects. It is also resistant to seawater, grease and other media, ozone, and ultraviolet light.
Insulating self-adhesive temperature sealing tape
Insulation self-adhesive show temperature seam sealing tape is suitable for working at room temperature under 15kv (single-layer material) below electrical equipment, cables, harness joints, etc. due to current overload, poor contact, and product environmental temperature rise in conditions of color change warning role. Set electrical insulation, phase color distinction, and temperature warning role in one, can be reused.
Seam sealing tape specifications and features
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1. The PET high-temperature tape used for seam sealing tape has a very stable effect of high and low temperature resistance, and can work at high temperatures without losing glue, residual glue, or breaking.
2. Good adhesion, easy stamping, strong adhesion, good adhesion, long time effective protection and good masking products.
Storage method of seam sealing tape
1. Seam sealing tape should be stored in the warehouse, avoid sun and rain; contact with acid and alkali oil organic solvent is prohibited, keep clean and dry, 1m away from the discovery device, room temperature is between -15℃~40℃.
2. The sealing belt should be placed in rolls, not folded, and should be turned over once a quarter when stored for too long.
3. When loading and unloading the conveyor belt, it is best to use a crane and use the rigging with a beam to lift it smoothly to avoid damaging the edge of the belt, and do not load and unload brutally, causing loose rolls to throw off the set.
4. The type of seam sealing belt, specifications according to the use of needs and specific conditions, reasonable selection.
5. Do not use different varieties, different specifications, strengths and layers of tape together.
6. It is best to use hot vulcanized glue for the belt joint to improve reliability and maintain high effective strength.
7. The conveyor roller diameter and the minimum pulley diameter of the conveyor belt should be in accordance with the relevant regulations.
8. Do not make the tape snaking or creeping, to keep the drag roller, vertical roller flexible, the tension should be moderate.
9. When the conveyor is equipped with a baffle plate and installed clean device, should avoid the wear and tear on the tape.
10. Cleanliness is the basic condition for good operation of the tape, foreign substances can affect the tape eccentricity, tension differences, and even breakage.
11. When early damage to the tape is found in use, the cause should be promptly found and repaired to avoid adverse consequences.
Precautions for using seam sealing tape
a. Seam sealing tape specification manufacturing luminescent tape storage temperature between 15 ~ 38 ℃, the use of the residual adhesive is not easy to form, and relatively speaking, the tendency to low temperature part will be better.
b. The storage environment will form the bright tape aging, such as oxygen, ultraviolet light (sunlight), metal, especially brass or rust, bleach, plasticizer and another environmental impact for a long time will lead to tape deterioration, softening, curing, loss of adhesion.
c. According to the type of seam sealing tape choose the appropriate use period and storage environment and conditions, packaging specifications, etc.
d. Seam sealing tape cannot be kneaded during the storage period, otherwise, there will be color differences between the tape rolls and volumes.
e. Seam sealing tape should be placed in rolls, not folded, and should be turned once a quarter when stored for too long.
f. The type of seam sealing tape, the specification should be based on the use of needs and specific conditions, and reasonable selection.
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