Electrical Tapes

pElectrical tape is a pressure sensitive tape which is used to insulate electrical wires or other materials that conduct electricity. Electrical tape is supplied in rolls and is quite often referred to as insulation tape, electrical insulation tape, insulating tape or PVC tape./p pElectrical tapes are abrasion resistant, flame retardant and help provide protection against dust, dirt, moisture, acids, UV radiation and solvents. They have an adhesive backing making them easy to apply to a cable./p h2Colours of Tapes/h2 pElectrical tape is available in assorted colours to not only aid colour coding of wires by masking them but to also indicate the phase and the voltage level of the wire (phasing tape). There are many colours of insulating tape to choose from which include, black, blue, green, yellow, green/yellow, grey, brown, white and red./p pBlack tape is generally used for insulation purposes by electricians and for low voltage neutral usage. In the UK green/yellow tape is used to indicate protective earth, brown tape to indicate low voltage live wires and blue tape is to indicate low voltage neutral wires./p h2Types of Tapes/h2 pThere are a wide variety of electrical tapes available depending on the application they are required for. Electrical tapes differ on how they perform in relation to their ability to withstand extreme temperatures, insulation resistance and dielectric breakdown. They vary in widths and thicknesses, backing materials and colours./p pThe most popular material for electrical tape is vinyl but they can also be made of many other types of plastic such as PVC. Vinyl is an ideal choice for electrical tape as it stretches well and provides long-lasting electrical wiring insulation. /p pConductive tapes are made from a copper foil with a conductive adhesive. They are used to shield all different types of electrical connections plus rebuild strand and insulation shields on high-voltage splices./p pGlass cloth tapes high a very high mechanical strength and can withstand high temperatures. They have excellent absorption of varnishes and resins./p pAn electrical antistatic tape can be used near electronic components and assemblies. They generate little voltage when removed helping to prevent any ESD damage./p

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RS Stock No. 408-9502
BrandRS PRO
£6.98
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Yellow Polyester 25mm 66m 0.06mm +130°C AT4004
RS Stock No. 408-9518
BrandRS PRO
£5.30
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Black PVC 19mm 33m 0.15mm +100°C AT80
RS Stock No. 408-9489
BrandRS PRO
£3.49
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Yellow Polyester 12mm 66m 0.06mm +130°C AT4004
RS Stock No. 408-9495
BrandRS PRO
£5.30
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Yellow Polyester 19mm 66m 0.06mm +130°C AT4004
RS Stock No. 134-7330
BrandRS PRO
£0.92
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Blue PVC 12mm 20m 0.13mm +70°C -
RS Stock No. 134-7331
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£1.61
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Green PVC 19mm 33m 0.13mm +70°C -
RS Stock No. 134-7326
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£1.61
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Yellow PVC 19mm 33m 0.13mm +70°C -
RS Stock No. 134-7339
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£10.37
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White Glass Cloth 12mm 33m 0.18mm +180°C -
RS Stock No. 134-7341
BrandRS PRO
£15.21
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White Glass Cloth 19mm 33m 0.18mm +180°C -
RS Stock No. 134-7332
BrandRS PRO
£0.92
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Yellow PVC 12mm 20m 0.13mm +70°C -
RS Stock No. 134-7327
BrandRS PRO
£0.92
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Red PVC 12mm 20m 0.13mm +70°C -
RS Stock No. 134-7334
BrandRS PRO
£0.92
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Green PVC 12mm 20m 0.13mm +70°C -
RS Stock No. 134-7320
BrandRS PRO
£1.61
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White PVC 19mm 33m 0.13mm +70°C -
RS Stock No. 134-7329
BrandRS PRO
£2.54
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Black PVC 38mm 20m 0.13mm +70°C -
RS Stock No. 134-7325
BrandRS PRO
£0.85
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Green, Yellow PVC 12mm 20m 0.13mm +70°C -
RS Stock No. 134-7337
BrandRS PRO
£3.46
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Black - 12mm 20m 0.19mm +150°C -
RS Stock No. 134-7340
BrandRS PRO
£20.08
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White Glass Cloth 25mm 33m 0.18mm +180°C -
RS Stock No. 134-7333
BrandRS PRO
£0.92
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White PVC 12mm 20m 0.13mm +70°C -
RS Stock No. 134-7319
BrandRS PRO
£1.61
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Black PVC 19mm 33m 0.13mm +70°C -
RS Stock No. 134-7328
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£1.61
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Green, Yellow PVC 19mm 33m 0.13mm +70°C -
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