Not just any tape will do when you are dealing with challenging applications where high adhesion and flame resistance is critical. For these situations, consider using cargo pit tape from FindTape. This is a specialty grade tape that has been uniquely designed to offer high tensile strength while also resisting flame penetration. It's most commonly used in the aerospace industry. However, that industry contributes to just some of the possible uses for cargo pit cloth tape, which include:
- Cargo pit applications for freight carrying aircraft
- Seaming and repairing cargo compartment liners
- Covering pins and rivets
- Metal surface protection during soldering or welding
- Sealing duct work and fiberglass insulation
- Wire harness insulation
- Building, HVAC, automotive and OEM applications
There are a number of key features that make cargo pit tape so effective in specific applications. Besides being flame retardant, this type of tape typically bonds well to a wide variety of heavy-duty surfaces, including steel, plastic and fiberglass. Despite being so strong and durable, it's still a flexible tape style that conforms well to unusual surface shapes, including curves and corners, and many varieties are even hand-tearable.
The lightweight construction of cargo pit tape also helps in a variety of industries (such as aerospace, construction and automotive industries) because it doesn't add a significant amount of weight when used for a taping task. Many type of cargo pit tape are also repositionable and easy to remove cleanly and quickly, which helps get the job done faster without wasting time or excess tape. If you want a great selection of affordable cargo pit tapes from trusted brands like Polyken and Shurtape, be sure to start your search at FindTape. These durable and reliable specialty grade tapes will help you get the job done in a way that is safe, effective and long-lasting.
If you're looking for an adhesive product or tape to do a specific job, try our Advanced Tape Finder. This tool allows you to narrow down your search based on adhesive type, removability, peel adhesion, thickness, and other specifications. You can also visit our Shop by Department page to find the best tapes for your specific application or industry.