High temperature TadpoleTapeä gasket seal tapes are manufactured to the size required, using a variety of materials. Materials include fiberglass (fibreglass or glass-fibre), vermiculite coated fiberglass, tacky cloth (white rubber impreganated fiberglass), InSilMax and InSilMax XT silica cloth, CerMax Ceramic Fiber, PTFE coated fiberglass and expanded PTFE (ePTFE). Other less utilized materials include two-side silicone rubber coated fiberglass fabric and aluminum foil coated fiberglass fabric.
TadpoleTapeä Gasket Seal Tapes are used on oven, stove, furnace, boiler and kiln doors, gate valves and other mechanical equipment in order to achieve a tight seal. TadpoleTapeä bulb materials include round and twisted fiberglass rope, vermiculite coated fiberglass rope, silica rope, ceramic fiber rope, stainless steel mesh rope, inconel mesh rope and stainless steel knitted sleeve. Common TadpoleTapeä bulb sizes are 1/4", 3/8", 1/2", 5/8", 3/4", 7/8" and 1". Overall widths of TadpoleTapeä tapes and gaskets range from 3/4" to 3" wide.
Typical delivery time is 2 to 3 days after ordering: but can be longer if our fabrication shop is particularly busy. Always check at the time of ordering what the expected fabrication time will be.