Carrier Tapes

Adhesives & Sealants, Packaging Equipment

Handle With Care: Odd-Form Component Presentation Solutions for Automated Assembly of Fragile, Specially Coated or Precious Metal Parts

April 5, 2013

Reynoldsburg, Ohio USA - GPAX, Inc. custom designs and manufactures carrier and cover tape to protect fragile, specially coated and precious finishes/metals for both Surface Mount Technology (SMT) and Through-Hole (THT) Odd-Form Components. The GPAX product line includes pocketed tape to protect SMT components as well as flat tape (in EIA standard"EIA IS/704") which fit leaded THT components. ...Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Packaging Equipment

Taconic Introduces Longer-Life Carrier Tapes for SMT Process

January 4, 2007

September 1, 2006- Taconic introduces TACSIL F20, a flexible printed circuit board (FPCB) carrier tape. TACSIL F20 was specifically engineered to out-perform standard polyimide tapes and double sided tapes in the rigorous SMT process. "TACSIL F20 has been tested to exceed 500 cycles in a normal SMT process, while many previous carrier tapes were not reusable. In addition, TACSIL F20's unique...Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Packaging Equipment

Carrier Tape is suited for die cutting applications.

March 16, 2006

Performing at continuous temperatures up to 250°F, NT-5001 is coated with acrylic PSA that provides low peel to allow die cut parts to be removed from tape without adhesive residue or substrate distortion. Clear polyester tape's 2-mil film backing offers tensile strength of 50 lb/in. to resist breaks during processing. When laminated to film or other materials, tape securely anchors substrate to eliminate distortion during rotary die cutting. Read More