Tenacious Tapes stocks the largest range of cloth tapes of any company in the Australian market. The range includes such products as: untreated rayon strapping tapes, economy one-pass PCL grades, matt and gloss bookbinding grades, specialist gaffer and Chromakey cloths, military and OEM grades, thermosetting outdoor grades to glass insulation cloths.
Surface protection is somewhat like insurance, one needs to carefully assess the quality and nature of the "cover" required. Tenacious Tapes are a leader in the provision of protective tapes for the construction, automotive, marine and manufacturing markets. We stock a wide range of PE, PVC, PET, foam, paper and cloth products. Whilst the majority of tapes that we supply are only required for temporary protection, we can also offer permanent solutions for many applications, such as polyurethane anti-chip and scuffing tape. As with all tapes, it is the responsibility of the end-user to determine the suitability of a product for their intended application and samples are provided freely and without obligation for your own evaluation.
With over 60 different double sided tapes in the range this is often the hardest area to quickly and easily identify the most appropriate product for an application. Contact us for a copy of our Double Sided brochure, this lists the majority of products by construction types and grades them on their various properties as well as giving some useful guidelines and advice on how to get the best out of tapes. Our range includes: transfers, paper, tissue/non-wovens, scrim, cloth, filmic, foam, foamed acrylic and butyl types.
Tenacious Tapes stock a full range of adhesive transfer tapes for use in the applicator guns. These tapes are reverse wound on small cores and are available in two gauges and in widths from 6mm to 18mm. We also stock a removable type for use in the advertising, point-of-sale and display trade. Tenacious Tapes can also offer a range of transfer tapes conventionally wound for hand application and this can often be a more cost-effective solution.
Tenacious Tapes stock a wide range of specialist masking tapes e.g. 8 & 14 Day UV stabilised crepe masking, PVC outdoor masking & protection (particularly for the marine industry), UV render masking cloth for the construction industry, cotton shot blasting masking tapes, monumental masons specialist mask and stenciling tape, ultra high temperature plasma spray masking plus various electrical masking tapes. Tenacious Tapes also stocks some economy products for general purpose use.
Tenacious Tapes stock a range of electrical insulation tapes for a wide variety of markets and applications, including: Flame Retardant PVC Tapes to AS1621 (1988), crepe paper, PET filaments, Mylar™, Kapton™, glass cloth and self-amalgamating tapes.
We offer a range of plain and reinforced aluminium foil tapes for use within the Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HEVAC) industries. In addition we have a number of different single and double sided butyl tapes for helping to form moisture/vapour seals (integral to effective insulation). Due to the wide scope and nature of this area we recommend that you contact us to discuss your specific application requirements.
Tenacious Tapes are the Australian agents for Advance Tapes (UK) Ltd and stock and recommend their high grade polymeric PVC lane marking tapes. These are available in a range of colours including diagonal hazard stripes. Polymeric PVC tapes have far better ageing characteristics than the monomeric PVC tapes used by many companies for lane marking. Tenacious Tapes stock a range for both temporary marking and also permanent for both factory floors and sports courts.
Tenacious Tapes has a wide range of cloth tapes for the film, TV, exhibition and entertainment industries. Included within the range are traditional American style gaffer tapes as well as matt cloth tapes for holding carpets and floors in place, Chromakey cloths for masking "blue" and "green" screens, fluoro coloured high visibility cloths, hazard warning yellow/black diagonal cloth plus a range of other specialist ancillary tapes for these industries.
Tenacious Tapes stock a range of products from rayon cloth (sports strapping), to filament tapes (both paper a film based) either mono or bi-directional. In addition a wide range of specialist filament tapes and tensilised films can be sourced where necessary.
Tenacious Tapes stock a full range of both gloss and matt coloured bookbinding cloth tapes in up to 10 different colours. These products can be slit to any width and ordered in any quantity. We can also offer a special colour matching service for certain styles of cloth from one of our key overseas suppliers for quantities as small as 4 cartons.
Tenacious Tapes imports a wide range of tapes for the rural sector and hydroponics industries including: "All Weather" Tapes in clear and white for strengthening and repair applications, rot-proof cloth tapes for outdoor use. We are also the makers of Frameguard™ Felt Tape used to separate greenhouse PE from its supporting frames, thereby greatly extending the life of the PE cover. We stock specialist tapes for the silage industry and also a range of single and double sided butyl tapes which can be used for joining and sealing waterproof membranes such as dam liners and tarpaulin covers.
A range of masking and surface protection products for the maintenance and servicing of aircraft, including flame retardant carpet tapes and plasma spray masking products. Tenacious Tapes also has access to many other relevant products from overseas suppliers, though they may not be immediately stocked.
These types of tape are predominantly used by the paper, print and converting industries for wrapping around rollers to provide friction to help drive both adhesive and non adhesive films through manufacturing or converting machinery. These tapes can be cut to order.
Tenacious Tapes stock a wide range of paper and PET single sided splicing tapes, metallised splice-sensing tapes and double sided tapes for high speed splicing in the paper, cardboard and flexible packaging industries.
Tenacious Tapes stock a wide range of products suitable for outdoor use from specialist cloth tapes, to stabilised and non-stabilised Clear and White PE films and butyl bonding tapes for forming moisture/vapour seals. Tenacious Tapes have sourced products to withstand the harsh environmental conditions encountered in Australia where high UV levels and extreme temperatures can rapidly degrade adhesives.
These are tapes that are wrapped around pipework to prevent damage and corrosion. Tenacious Tapes can offer a range of products from thin polyethylene films to heavy duty PVC tapes, some offer flame retardant properties, if required.
Tenacious Tapes stock a wide range of tapes for the building and construction industry. Specifically for formwork there are PVC tapes with adhesives resistant to shuttering release agents, cloth tapes for render masking and double sided tapes for holding fixtures and profiles to the mould bases. These products can be die-cut to required shapes where necessary.
Tenacious Tapes offer a full range of computer stencil tapes for monumental and signage inscription work, as well as the more basic sandblast protection tapes.
Tenacious Tapes stock a range of single and double sided tapes relevant to the graphics industry, please contact us to discuss your specific requirements.
Tapes can be used to prevent scuff and abrasion damage both for temporary and permanent use. Tenacious Tapes stock a tough clear polyurethane tape to prevent scuff and chip damage to surfaces e.g. automotive paint and body protection.
Tenacious Tapes stock a range of aluminium foils, both plain and reinforced for various applications. Additionally, aluminium and copper foils with conductive adhesive are available for shielding applications.
Tenacious Tapes stock both aluminium and copper foil tapes with conductive adhesives and have access to double sided conductive grade adhesives.
The Tenacious Tapes range is full of products suitable for repairing a wide range of substrates both indoors and outdoors. There are a wide range of factors that need to be considered when determining the most suitable product, some of the more important are: the nature of the surface/s, heat, UV, clarity, waterproof, flexible, permanency. Contact us to discuss the features required and we can send appropriate samples for evaluation.
We stock a number of different flatback paper tapes for use on the backs of frames as well as double sided tapes for use in the mounting and holding of prints and images.
Tenacious Tapes stock a full range of transfer tapes in 6mm, 12mm and 19mm reverse wound to fit the dispenser guns (ATG). We also stock wide width fibre filled transfer tapes for lamination purposes in a variety of gauges, some are particularly designed for bonding to Low Surface Energy surfaces.
Tenacious Tapes either stock or have access to a range of flame retardant tapes including: PVC insulation, cloth, foil and double sided non-wovens, cloths and foamed acrylics. There is a growing awareness of the need to use products that limit or minimise the spread of smoke and flames in event of a fire. Please contact us to discuss your specific application requirements.
Tenacious Tapes can offer a variety of double sided tapes from transfers, non-wovens and filmic to laminate to any medium to make them self-adhesive. We have products for both temporary use, where clean removal is required to permanent . Products with moisture stable release liners are recommended for laminating applications.
Tenacious Tapes have worked closely with overseas manufacturers to develop products specifically for the Exhibition Trade in Australia. Within the range are double sided tapes, tested and approved by the major venues. We can also offer high quality Gaffer tapes and matt, exhibition approved, cloth flooring tapes. There are a range of other products to assist in the temporary mounting and display of media as well as some cleaning products for helping to remove any adhesive residue from surfaces and hire equipment.
Display tapes are products that can be used for either the permanent or temporary mounting of material within the advertising, point-of-sale, exhibition and display trades. Tenacious Tapes have a diverse range of double sideds to satisfy virtually any application. In addition we have Hook & Loop products, magnetic tapes, CD studs and retail hanging product as well as the FastFixer™ range of hot melt adhesive glue dots.
Tenacious Tapes can offer an extensive range of butyl based adhesive tapes in both single and double sided variants. The butyl adhesive system has a thermal range from -30° C to 110° C and lends itself particularly well to all types of waterproofing application, it will bond with virtually any stable surface. We can also offer a range of different cloth based and PE "All Weather" tapes for less exacting applications.
Whilst Tenacious Tapes deliberately do not stock single sided foam tapes, commonly used for gasketing and sealing applications, we do stock a range of products that have applications in this area. Included within our range are single sided felts and double sided butyl tapes that can be used to form moisture/vapor seals between dissimilar surfaces and are highly regarded for their shock absorbing properties.
Tenacious Tapes have a number of different styles of double sided tape to satisfy any application requirement from UL approved transfer tapes, to thin filmic tapes for small nameplates, to a range of double sided foams and foamed acrylic structural bonding tapes. We can arrange for these to be custom slit or die-cut to any required shape.
Tenacious Tapes stock PIB and Polyethylene self-amalgamating tapes (non-adhesive tapes that fuse with themselves when the release liner is removed). They are used primarily for heavy duty insulation and protecting trailing cables. They offer good UV stability so are often used outdoors for TV antenna and in the marine and mining industries. We also stock a PIB in white for riggers and chandlers in the marine market.
Foamed Acrylic Tapes are premium double sided products primarily used for structural bonding applications and can take the place of mechanical fasteners. Unlike the double sided foams, they have a solid core of adhesive and are excellent for bonding smooth but dissimilar surfaces due to their ability to withstand differential expansion/contraction and shock loads. They have a myriad of applications within the transport, sign and civil engineering industries. Tenacious Tapes offers a full range with gauges from 0.25mm up to 2.3mm. Please contact us for a copy of our specialist brochure on these products.
Structural Bonding Tapes are premium double sided products primarily used to take the place of mechanical fasteners or structural adhesives. Unlike the double sided foams, they have a solid core of adhesive and are excellent for bonding smooth but dissimilar surfaces due to their ability to withstand differential expansion/contraction and shock loads. They have a myriad of applications within the transport, sign and civil engineering industries. Tenacious Tapes offers a full range with gauges from 0.25mm up to 2.3mm. Please contact us for a copy of our specialist brochure on these products.
These tapes are used for mounting trim and we stock both repair and OEM grade products. Apart from the common double sided foams, we also can offer transfer, scrim or filmic double sided products, which sometimes can be more appropriate.
Whilst the majority of tapes are designed for permanent applications, there are a myriad of situations where tapes are only required to fulfill their application requirement for a temporary period, if this is the case then care needs to be taken in selecting a product with the required characteristics. Be it for a single sided or double sided application, contact us to discuss your application and arrange a sample to be sent.
Tenacious Tapes offer lane marking, hazard warning tapes (cloth and PVC), retro-reflective diagonal striped tapes and a wide range of anti-slip tapes in grit and vinyl finish. These products can greatly assist in improving occupational health & safety in public or work place environments
Tenacious Tapes stock a wide range of both vinyl and grit finish anti-slip tapes, including conformable grit finish with an aluminium backing. These tapes are used widely in industry to improve occupational health and safety and are quick and easy to apply. Contact us for a sample swatch.
Tenacious Tapes stocks a wide range of products relevant to Occupational Health & Safety, including Yellow/Black diagonal striped tape in cloth, PPVC, retro-reflective and anti-slip. In addition we have red/white diagonal tape to assist in highlighting fire fighting equipment and green/white tape for marking First Aid equipment and emergency exits.
We stock retro-reflective (reflect light, particularly artificial light in the dark) in a Red/White or a Yellow/Black diagonal stripe. However, we can also source a range of plain colours where volumes justify.
We stock a limited range of tapes that glow-in-the-dark, these types of product are largely used in relation to emergency evacuation of buildings or for marking applications in the entertainment industry. We have access to a wide range of products from both domestic and overseas suppliers in this area should volumes justify.
We stock Hook & Loop joining tape in both the sew-on and pressure sensitive varieties. The pressure sensitive is available either with a premium acrylic adhesive or an economy rubber adhesive, for promotional work. The product is available in white or black in a number of widths and can also be supplied in die-cut and retail packed format if required.
Tenacious Tapes stock a variety of grades of magnetic materials laminated with pressure sensitive adhesive. Calendered material for promotional work in 0.8mm gauge slit to order but we can also offer die-cut material in 0.4 and 0.6mm gauge, these types of product are mainly relevant for adhering to lightweight printed matter for promotional uses. The range includes non-adhesive pallet racking labels/envelopes in 3 sizes. We also sell 1.5mm gauge extruded magnet which is suitable as a closure system for doors e.g. shower doors, flyscreens and fascia mounting in the sign industry. We are able to offer custom adhesive systems on the magnet profiles where required for bonding magnet to certain low energy surfaces. Contact us to discuss your particular application requirements.
Tenacious Tapes can source a range of specialist security/tamper evident tapes. Due to the relatively short shelf-life of these types of tape, they are normally only imported against firm order. Contact us for further details.
Tenacious Tapes stock a wide range of tapes relevant to the carpet and flooring industries from cheap cloth and paper joining tapes, to exhibition approved gaffer tapes and double sided tapes suitable for use on all backings, plus a range of carpet masking and protection tapes. Tenacious Tapes stock double sideds that are resistant to plasticiser migration, so suitable for use with vinyl and PVC foamed backed carpets. We also stock specialist double sided tapes for the temporary laying of floor coverings in the exhibition industry. These products have been tested and approved by all the major venues in the country. Tenacious Tapes can also offer a variety of grades of carpet protection tapes for use within the automotive and marine industries as well as a reverse wound product for removalists and display home builders.
Tenacious Tapes stock a limited range of rayon strapping tapes as well as double sided tapes suitable for hairpieces/toupees and ostomy bags with hypoallergenic adhesives.
Tenacious Tapes can offer both a hypoallergenic clear filmic tape and other types of tape that can be used for holding and securing hair pieces. These same tapes are also used by the fashion industry for holding dress fabric to the skin.
Isolation tapes are normally used to separate dissimilar metals to prevent galvanic action and corrosion. We stock a variety of grades both flame retardant and standard. These types of tape are predominantly used in roofing applications within the construction industry.
Within our range of double sided tapes we do have a double sided PET, with a solventless (optically clear) adhesive system. This product is on a filmic release liner and is used for laminating to digital media. We can also source single sided filmic tapes from overseas, if required.
Tenacious Tapes can offer a full range of both gloss and matt cloth bookbinding tapes as well as spine reinforcing tapes, paper tapes and double sided tapes for use in dispenser guns or by hand.
Tenacious Tapes stock a diverse range of tapes with a butyl adhesive system in both single and double sided format. Butyl adhesives have some unique properties and lend themselves for forming permanent moisture/vapour seals. Butyl adhesives are not widely appreciated or utilised at present but have some unique properties and, with a thermal range from -30°C to over 100°C, are well suited to Australian conditions. They have a wide range of applications in the building, civil engineering, coolroom, automotive, marine and agricultural markets.
Tenacious Tapes are the Australian agents for FastFixers™ these hot melt glue dots can be used for a myriad of applications in the advertising, point-of-sale, gift markets. The adhesive dots are available in 3 adhesion levels, designed to stick but clean-remove from a variety of surfaces. Particularly useful to mailing houses, printers and sheltered workshops for the temporary joining of items e.g. membership card to a mailing or trial sample to a magazine.
Differential double sided tapes are commonly used for advertising, point-of-sale and display applications. Tenacious Tapes can offer a number of different clear filmic tapes as well as double sided cloths. Specialist products such as double sided foamed acrylics can also be sourced from overseas where necessary. These style of products tend to get used for temporary applications where clean removal is a requirement, the most appropriate product being dependent on the item and the underlying substrate it is being stuck to.
Tenacious Tapes stock a range of products relevant to the commercial/professional photographer, from matt gaffer tapes, pinhole-free black masking to a range of double sideds for various applications including laminating and mounting.
Tenacious Tapes are the Australian converter of StoneBlast® stencil tapes and these can be supplied for both friction fed and sprocketed letter cutting machines. Contact us for more details.
Tenacious Tapes have always specialised in products for the rural sector and stock a number of tapes specifically for joining PE sheeting to form silage pits and tapes for the patching and repair of silage bales. Some products are offered with a perforation to facilitate their application. Contact us to discuss your specific requirements since we understand the rigorous nature of the outdoor environment. Tenacious Tapes are the Australian agent for Advance Tape (UK) Ltd's Agritape™ range.
The signwriting industry has the use for a wide range of pressure sensitive tapes and, whilst we do not stock graphic vinyls or application tape, we have a double sided tape for virtually any temporary or permanent application. In addition we offer metallised polyester pin-striping tape, magnetic tape, Hook & Loop products and a range of specialist masking products.
Within the Tenacious double sided range are a number of products that can be used for pre-stitching of sail cloth as well as tapes for use as the sole joining medium for high performance sails on certain "exotic" sail cloths.
There are a wide range of tapes used within the refrigeration industry from aluminium foils to specialist tapes for forming moisture/vapour seals, contact us to discuss your specialist needs.
Tenacious Tapes are dedicated to sourcing the best products for Australian conditions. Since our range is constantly expanding to meet the ever changing needs of our distributor's customers, it is impractical to detail all the products available. The following list details the current scope of our range.
We believe that the best way to assist you is by discussing and fully understanding your application requirements first. We can then provide you, if necessary, with samples and product specifications for your evaluation, through one of our specialist distributors.
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