Press Release Summary:
Pressure-sensitive, aluminum-backed, glass cloth tape Scapa 290 wraps around high-pressure pipes and connections to act as burst inhibitor. Silicone adhesive resists temperatures up to 500Â°F and is non-flammable. Tape is suited for transportation systems such as autos, locomotives, marine vessels, and aircraft, as well as piping used in boilers, oil field, steam power, and fluid line pipes.
Original Press Release:
Temperature Resistant Tape Provides Burst Protection for High Pressure Pipes
Windsor, Connecticut - November 24, 2004.... Scapa North America has introduced a pressure sensitive aluminum backed glass cloth tape designed specifically for use on high pressure pipes and connections with burst potential. Offering strength and high temperature resistance, Scapa 290 is wrapped around high pressure pipes to act as a burst inhibitor.
Scapa 290 is ideal for a variety of applications including transportation systems such as autos, locomotives, marine vessels, and aircraft; as well as piping used in boilers, oil field, steam power and fluid line pipes. The silicone adhesive used on Scapa 290 resists temperatures up to 500F. The product offers high tensile strength and is non-flammable.
For additional information, contact Scapa Applications Support at (800) 653-5316, or access the Scapa Web site at www.scapana.com. Scapa North America develops innovative specialty adhesive films, tapes and compounds for a range of markets. Major markets include aerospace, automotive, cable, construction, electronics, industrial assembly, medical, and printing and graphics.