Adhesives Magazine

Scapa Tapes North America: Fire-Retardant Tapes

April 17, 2000
This company has introduced two new specialty pressure sensitive adhesive tape products for cargo-area applications on-board commercial and private aircraft. Products T3601 and T3605 are fire-retardant tapes designed to join and seal liners of aircraft cargo compartments, and to make general repairs to cargo areas. T3601 is a self-wound, polyethylene-coated, white cloth tape with a natural rubber-based pressure sensitive adhesive. Product T3605 is a white, polyethylene-coated, high-count-glass cloth tape with a rubber adhesive designed to limit flame penetration.