What is Peel Adhesion?

Peel adhesion is the strength of the bond between a pressure sensitive tape and the application surface. In order to measure adhesion, the tape is applied to a stainless steel panel and then removed. The [Read More]


5 Advantages of using a film release liner vs a paper release liner for PSA Tapes

5 Advantages of using a film release liner vs a paper release liner for PSA Tapes 1. Film liners will not tear like a paper liner during liner removal allowing a much easier process for [Read More]


Proper Surface Preparation & Pressure Will Save You Aggravation

Many customer complaints  are regarding adhesive failure off of a substrate that end up being attributed to improper surface preparation of a substrate. Issues with adhesion are frequently traced back to the failure to properly [Read More]


When You Should Choose A Polyethylene Foam Tape?

When You Should Choose A Polyethylene Foam Tape When choosing the best suited construction for your application, a good starting point is the evaluation of the surfaces you will be adhering to as well as [Read More]


5 Reasons to Use a Polyethylene Foam Tape

1. Polyethylene foam is a strong and resilient closed cell foam that has high immediate bond strength along with a low compression set making it a suitable product construction for applications for mounting, gap filling, [Read More]


7 Advantages of Using a Silicone Adhesive Tape

Advantages of Using a Silicone Adhesive Tape Silicones are elastomeric systems that offer a unique combination of flexibility and strength that makes them attractive for ensuring successful bonding in diverse applications and industries. Silicone adhesives, [Read More]


Unsupported Adhesive Tapes offered by SpecBond

An unsupported transfer adhesive is a layer of adhesive that has no support and is supplied with a release liner. Other names used for this adhesive tape construction are free film, transfer adhesive, and unsupported [Read More]


8 Benefits to Using SpecBond’s High Bond Acrylic Based Adhesive Tapes

SpecBond’s double sided high performance acrylic based adhesive tapes are designed for a wide variety of materials with varying levels of surface energy. These superior high bond industrial strength tapes provide long term holding power [Read More]


Medical Grade Adhesive Constructions offered by SpecBond

SpecBond has the experience to design and source custom medical adhesive tapes and converted products for such applications as medical devices, wound care and transdermal bandages, and consumer products to name a few. Our technical [Read More]


5 Reasons to Choose a Film Liner Over a Paper Liner for Adhesive Tapes

1. Film liners will not tear like a paper liner during liner removal allowing a much easier process for substrate lamination. 2. Film liners will not leave paper fibers like with paper liners preventing possible adhesive contamination concerns especially [Read More]