What does each color of electrical tape represent?

by | Feb 16, 2018 | Building & Construction, Electrical

Electrical tapes come in a rainbow of colors, but for a purpose beyond being colorful. Each color of electrical tape represents a certain voltage level and usage designation for phasing tasks. Study up on what each color signifies so you can be prepared for whatever the job demands.

Electrical Tapes Decoded


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Daniel Pierce

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As a channel manager at Shurtape Technologies, LLC, Daniel Pierce is responsible for all channel activities within the Industrial, Building and Construction and Electrical markets. Daniel joined Shurtape in 2017 with a bachelor’s degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He was the recipient of the Mr. UAB Scholarship from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2011.