Berry Plastics 306 Utility Grade Duct Tape
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Berry Plastics 306 Utility-Grade Duct Tape is a general-purpose, economy grade duct tape. Application uses include taping metal ductwork (HVAC), bundling, packaging, sealing, masking, wrapping and temporary holding. It is easily torn by hand and conforms well to irregular surfaces. Please note this shrink-wrapped product ships on a plain white core (Berry Plastics does not use a branded core for this product as photo shows). Made in the U.S.
Berry Plastics 306 Utility Grade Duct Tape
- Carrier/Backing: polyethylene coated cloth
- Adhesive: rubber How are adhesives different?
- Thickness: 6 mils (carrier, adhesive) What is mil thickness?
- Adhesion: 54 ounces per inch (to stainless steel test panel)
- Tensile Strength: 21 pounds per inch (longitudinal)
- Service/Operating Temperature: 40°F to 180°F
- Core: 3" diameter
Note: Specifications are those given by manufacturers and are not tested for accuracy.
Please note that tape rolls are NOT guaranteed to be splice-free. Tape rolls are typically cut to standard tape industry metric-cut sizes - or approx 5% narrower than the nominal size (i.e. 24mm per 1-inch of nominal width ordered).
306 Standard sizes
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2 in. x 60 yds.
Actual Size: 48mm x 55m
UPC = 683021375977
Single Roll (1-23 Rolls)
1 - 4 Cases (24-119 Rolls)
5 - 9 Cases (120-239 Rolls)
10+ Cases (>= 240 Rolls)
a 25% discount
a 27% discount
a 29% discount
Nominal Tape Widths vs Actual Widths
5% narrower than the NOMINAL width shown in inches. Examples:
Tape rolls are cut to standard tape industry metric widths of approx. 24mm per 1-inch of nominal width ordered. As a result ACTUAL tape widths are normally
- 1" Nominal width = 15/16" (24mm) Actual width
- 2" Nominal width = 1-7/8" (48mm) Actual width
- 3" Nominal width = 2-13/16" (72mm) Actual width
Note that tape rolls are NOT guaranteed to be splice-free.
Question & Answers
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Larry Oct 26, 2022
QUESTION: What is the country of Origin
ANSWER: Berry 306 is made in the United States. Thank you.
Carol C. Sep 19, 2019
QUESTION: Is the Berry Plastics 306 duct tape rolls individually shrink wrapped when ordered by the case? This is a retail location and I will be reselling it and need to have it wrapped. I had ordered the JVCC Duct Tape in the past but it appears to be out of stock or no longer being sold? Thanks, Carol
ANSWER: Berry 306 actually does already come shrink-wrapped as shown in the photo. They do come on plain white core though and the shrink-wrap does not have any labeling. Than you.
hot melt rubber (synthetic)
Offers the widest range of application flexibility available. Exhibits excellent processing performance whether manually or automatically applied. Has superior tensile strength, adhesion properties and holding force which ensures consistent, reliable seals. Hot melt adhesive will bond faster to a surface which is referred to as quick-grab or quick-stick. It typically has higher tack (will feel stickier to the touch), but is also softer. It has lower heat resistance, shear resistance, and sometimes UV resistance than an acrylic adhesive. NOTE: it is called hot melt because the adhesive is applied hot by the manufacturer and then hardens as it cools (you do not need to apply heat to the tape yourself).
Properties are similar to that of hot melt rubber, but natural rubber often holds where other adhesives won't (recycled fibers, dust, cold, heat and heavy loads). It provides good overall adhesion and moisture resistance.
Offer excellent performance, especially for applications in temperatures less than 40°F and greater then 120°F. It provides excellent clarity, has high shear strength, is usually more permanent/durable even when exposed to moisture, and it ages well over extended periods in fluorescent and sunlight. Since it remains clear for the life of the application and does not yellow over time it is ideal for applications such as sealing white cartons. While it has good initial adhesion it does take 24-48 hours to cure and to achieve its maximum bond strength (has gradual adhesion buildup). Another difference between hot melt rubber and acrylic adhesive is if you fold tape over making the two adhesive sides touch the acrylic adhesive will remain attached to the carrier (e.g. paper, film) while a hot melt adhesive will stick to itself and pull off of the carrier. It is the best choice for clarity, UV resistance and aging characteristics.
Is great for extreme temperature applications since silicone adhesive can work in continuous operating temperatures from -100°F to 500°F. They also exhibit good chemical resistance, retain electrical properties, and remove cleanly with little or no residue.
Zinc oxide based adhesive formula is a skin-friendly adhesive which is commonly used on sports medicine tapes.
Thickness, AKA caliper or gauge, refers to the distance from one surface of a tape backing, or adhesive, to the other.
1 mil = 1/1000 of an inch
Examples: 1/16 inch = 62.5 mils; 1/32 inch = 31.25 mils