What makes scotch tape stick?

Answer Scotch Brand Cellulouse Tape consists of a coated cellophane backing, which carries a transparent adhesive. The adhesive mix that makes Scotch tape stick contains a transparent mix of rubber, resin... Read More »

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What makes scotch tape sticky?

Pressure-sensitive adhesive is what makes scotch tape sticky. PSA works as a re-positional and sturdy tack and is used for the temporary positioning or gathering of fabric, paper and other material... Read More »

Would it be alright to restore a cassette tape by placing scotch tape in between?

Yeah, you can do that. I used to have a government job working with those large tape reels, and we were taught to splice the tape that way. Just line up both sides of the tape, cut it at a 45 deg... Read More »

What is Scotch tape?

Scotch tape is an example of a genericized trademark, meaning people use it to talk about a class of product when it really refers to a specific manufacturer's product. The classic Scotch tape is t... Read More »

How is Scotch tape manufactured?

For centuries, gift givers secured their gift wrap with string or twine. This all changed in 1930 with the invention of Scotch tape. Scotch tape is the brand name for a type of transparent adhesive... Read More »