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Kinesio Tex Classic

Kinesio Tex Classic Kinesiology Tape

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    Purchased Most Frequently: 2 in. x 13.1 ft. (Blue) | See Pricing Table below for additional options.
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Product Description

Kinesio Tex Classic Kinesiology Tape provides the famous Kinesio wave design that has set the standard for kinesiology taping worldwide. From elite athletes and weekend warriors to neurological and pediatric patients, Kinesio Tex Classic provides users with high-quality and consistent results.

Kinesio Tex Classic Tape is lightweight, breathable and will not limit the range of motion. With its time-tested original wave-patterned adhesive design, Kinesio Tex Classic Kinesiology Tape offers light, gentle, hypo-allergenic materials that can be used with all skin types.

Kinesio Tex Classic Kinesiology Tape is available in two sizes; Standard Roll 2 inch x 13.1 foot or Bulk Roll 2 inch x 103.3 foot. Each roll package contains one roll of tape and application instructions for the back, neck, shoulder, knee, wrist, foot, elbow, and ankle.

Please note that the red color Kinesio Tex Classic Tape is more of a hot pink color rather than a true red color.

Product Features

  • Hypoallergenic and 100% latex free
  • Utilizes a high grade cotton for breathability and comfort
  • Water-resistant coating
  • Easy to apply
  • Can be worn 24 hours a day and provide support for multiple days
* Multiple cases may be shipped per package in order to minimize the charge for shipping.


Technical Information

Kinesio Tex Classic Kinesiology Tape
Note: Specifications are those given by manufacturers and are not tested for accuracy.

Alert Roll Sizes/Widths

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).

Tex Classic Standard sizes


2 in. x 13.1 ft. Standard Roll *5cm x 4m


Single Roll (1-5 Rolls)

1 Case (6-11 Rolls)

2 Cases (12-17 Rolls)

3+ Cases (>= 18 Rolls)

$6.99 $8.99

a 11% discount

a 12% discount

a 12% discount





2 in. x 103.3 ft. Bulk Roll *5cm x 31.5m


Single Roll (1-5 Rolls)

1 Case (6-11 Rolls)

2 Cases (12-17 Rolls)

3+ Cases (>= 18 Rolls)

$51.99 $59.99

a 4% discount

a 5% discount

a 6% discount





Nominal Tape Widths vs Actual Widths

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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 5% narrower than the NOMINAL width shown in inches. Examples:

  • 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.

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Kinesio Tex Classic Kinesiology Tape
Made in the USA
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).
natural rubber
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
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
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