Tape guide

Everything you need to know about our packaging tapes

Type Kite premium acrylic Vibac hot melt Vibac low noise acrylic Vibac low noise solvent Vibac vinyl (PVC) Envirotape
acrylic
Envirotape
hotmelt
Gummed paper
Kite premium acrylic
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Vibac hot melt
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Vibac low noise acrylic
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Vibac low noise solvent
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Vibac vinyl (PVC)
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Envirotape acrylic
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Envirotape hotmelt
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Gummed paper tape
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Vibac reference - Vibac 105 Vibac 828M Vibac 830/831 Vibac 700 - - -
Technical Info
Core diameter 76mm 76mm 76mm 76mm 76mm 38mm 38mm 38/76mm
Length 66m 66m 66m 66m 66m 150m 150m 200/100m
Carrier polypropylene polypropylene polypropylene polypropylene vinyl polypropylene polypropylene paper
Carrier thickness 25 micron 28 micron 28 micron 30 micron 33 micron 25 micron 25 micron -
Adhesive water-based acrylic hot melt water-based acrylic solvent natural rubber water-based acrylic hot melt starch
Adhesive thickness 20 micron 17 micron 20 micron 25 micron 19 micron 20 micron 17 micron -
Total thickness 45 micron 45 micron 48 micron 55 micron 52 micron 45 micron 42 micron various
How to identify sweet smell,
glossy,
does not tear
burnt plastic smell,
glossy,
does not tear
sweet smell,
glossy,
does not tear,
quiet off roll
solvent smell,
glossy,
does not tear
solvent smell,
matt,
easy tear
sweet smell,
glossy,
does not tear,
small core
burnt plastic smell,
glossy,
does not tear,
small core
high tack,
papery texture
Features & benefits
Can be torn by hand No No No No Yes No No No
 Low noise No No Yes Yes Yes No No Yes
Use in low temperatures No Yes No Yes Yes No Yes Yes
Environmentally friendly No No No No No Yes Yes Yes
Tamper evident No No No No No No No Yes
Available colours
Brown Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Clear Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No