Monthly Archives: August 2018


3M Electrical Tapes Selection Guide

By |2018-10-05T16:14:24+00:00August 30th, 2018|Cable and Joints|

3M has been developing and manufacturing high performance, easy handling electrical tapes since the 1940s. The 3M Electrical Tapes range includes tapes for low and medium voltage insulating, colour coding, moisture sealing, padding, shaping, protective jacketing, bundling, and harnessing. Semi-conducting tape to reconstruct a medium voltage cable Track resistant tapes for terminations

Selecting the right Electrical Tapes for Harsh Environments

By |2018-10-05T15:57:19+00:00August 30th, 2018|Cable and Joints|

This article is part of ‘The Guide to Electrical Tape’ Electricians may not be first responders—but you are ‘First Protectors.’ To keep our world running you need to face some harsh conditions and wiggle into some tight spaces–part physics professor, part craftsman, part acrobat. If you’re reading this paragraph, it’s because an electrician like

3M Mastic Electrical Tapes

By |2018-10-05T16:18:04+00:00August 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Comprehensive information about Electrical Tapes can be found in our 'Guide to Electrical Tapes' To know more about how to choosing a Mastic tape, please visit our article 'Mastic Electrical Tapes' There is a mastic for virtually every application. Mastic comes in tape and roll form and in a variety of thicknesses and

Mastic Electrical Tapes – Guide and How to select

By |2018-10-05T15:54:47+00:00August 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|

This article is part of ‘The Guide to Electrical Tape’ Putty on a roll. Or on a pad. The term “mastic” is widely used in the construction industry, especially by tile setters. Many electricians don’t realize that the gooey electrical tape they use to resist moisture is also a mastic. But this mastic rubber material

3M Vinyl Electrical Tapes

By |2018-10-05T16:16:14+00:00August 30th, 2018|Cable and Joints|

3M Vinyl Electrical Tapes come in many standards, generally, there are 3 groups; the Premium range, the General Purpose range, and the Economy range. The Premium range is often used for the professional electrical work, whereas the General purpose is for minor non-critical repairs and the Economy for minor home use repairs. Comprehensive information about

Vinyl Electrical Tapes – Guide and How to select

By |2018-10-05T15:51:58+00:00August 30th, 2018|Cable and Joints|

This article is part of ‘The Guide to Electrical Tape’ Vinyl electrical tapes are the most commonly available tapes that are resistant to abrasion and puncture as well as chemical and hash fluid. They are often used for Jacketing and Mechanical Protection of the cables. There are 6 factors that you should consider

How to choose the right Electrical Tapes for the applications

By |2018-10-05T12:57:25+00:00August 28th, 2018|Cable and Joints|

Not all electrical tapes are the same, choosing the right tape for your application is essential for the quality of the electrical supply and the safety of the site. Here we explain the common types of electrical tapes and their purposes. The most common types are the Vinyl tape, the Mastic tapes, and the Rubber tapes; using a combination of these tapes will help to achieve the desired result.