Pressure sensitive tape, PSA tape, self stick tape or sticky tape consists of a pressure sensitive adhesive coated onto a backing material such as paper, plastic film, cloth, or metal foil. It is sticky (tacky) without any heat or solvent for activation and adheres with light pressure. These tapes usually require a release agent on their backing or a release liner to cover the adhesive. Sometimes, the term adhesive tape is used for these tapes.
Pull the trigger on the ATG 752 Dispenser and roll out a strip of permanently strong adhesive, sticky on both sides. With no mess or clean-up, the ATG 752 Dispenser saves time and effort and gives you controlled application of ATG double-sided, pressure sensitive adhesive tapes. This dispenser holds #924 Adhesive Transfer Tape.
In Hollywood if you need to hang a sign on a wall, you put it there. The only problem is that you may not own that wall, and when you leave, the wall must look like it did when you arrived. In the past people have used foam tape, blue tack and an automotive window ribbon called butyl. Butyl is a tar-based adhesive that is incredibly sticky but leaves horrible black stains on the walls, windows, floors and worst of all, your hands and fingers. Joe
It turns out that these atom-thick sheets of graphite are produced every time you put humble pencil to paper. But that wasn't known until 2004, when Geim and Novoselov, both of of the University of Manchester, UK, first used sticky tape to pull tiny sheets of carbon off a piece of graphite. Previously, two-dimensional carbon sheets weren't thought to be stable.