Is Foil Tape better Duct Tape?

2021-04-19

For HVAC system sealing ductwork, the Foil tape is better than Duct tape.

HVAC Aluminum Foil Tape is different from the traditional sense of the Duct Tape, is a special Duct tape use for Thermal Insulation outer wrapping of the Ducts.

Duct tape is a single-faced adhesive tape of polyethylene (PE) laminated spun rayon cloth backing which is coated by rubber pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA). The surface of polyethylene (PE) is waterproof materials. It is a Multiple colors available Duct tape, mainly used in Ducting, Bundling, Holding, Packing, Repairing, Securing, Labeling. The colored Duct tape has outstanding adhesion power, keeping the merit of easy to tear and good performance in Ducting, Fixing and Labeling for different colors.

HVAC systems are essential for providing indoor comfort by regulating the humidity, air quality, and temperatures. The HVAC Aluminum Foil Tape is use to Insulate and Seal HVAC Ductwork.

HVAC aluminum foil tapes are single-faced adhesive tape of Aluminum Foil backing which is coated by Pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA).

The PSA that demonstrates superior bonding when exposed to both sub-zero and elevated temperatures. The shiny, UV resistant foil backing offers an enhanced appearance, excellent reflective and flame retardant properties, and remains flexible to resist cracking and lifting around irregular or curved surfaces.

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