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Why can’t I use duct tape to ship out packages?

When shipping out packages, it might seem like an obvious choice to use duct tape to seal it.

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How do I remove the liner on a double-sided tape? 
Removing the liner from a roll of double-sided tape can be tricky. Below are five tips and tricks for dealing with difficult-to-start liners: Put the roll of double-sided tape in a closable/sealable storage bag and put it into the freezer. This will stiffen the...
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How do I apply HVAC tape in tight spaces?

With no two jobs being the same, HVAC technicians must learn to adapt to the challenges of the jobsite environments – including working efficiently in small spaces.

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How do hot and cold environments impact case sealing?
Manufacturers and packaging line workers know that the temperature at which a case sealing operation occurs has an impact on the success – or failure – of a carton seal. This application temperature - the temperature at which packaging tape is applied - is important...
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Why does tape often fail on reflective insulation?
Tape failure is unfortunately not an uncommon occurrence on reflective insulation projects for HVAC ductwork. Reflective insulation is a great way to reduce energy costs, but its ability to do so is dependent on the achievement of full system closure, in which tape...

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Goosenecking is a method of securing, waterproofing and particle-proofing a trash or waste containment bag. When done correctly, goosenecking will prevent the contents of the bag from spilling, leaking or falling out when the bag is inverted.