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What is the Best Gaffers Tape?

2022-05-04

The answer depends on the application of the gaffers tape. We evaluated the gaffers tape's cloth backing, glue, color, removeability, surface effect.

In film industry, Production crews in television, motion pictures, concerts, and live shows, use Gaffers tape to fix cables, carpets and other short-term set-ups.

So best gaffers tape should be matte-finished, hand torn, removeable, various colors.

Matte-finished: matt finished cloth tape--doesn't reflect light. Gaffer tape matte finish keeps the tape from reflecting light so it blends in with a typical stage floor.

matt finished cloth gaffers tape

Hand torn: gaffer tape is strong yet can be torn by hand, so no cutting tools are necessary, and it can easily be ripped into narrower strips when desired.

gaffers tape can be torn by hand

Removeable:The natural rubber adhesive typically leaves no residue and will generally not damage most surfaces when it is removed.

colored gaffers tape leaves no residue

Various colors: Matte Black, Matte White, Matte Red, Matte Yellow, Matte Silver, Matte Blue, Matte Green.

best colored Gaffers tape

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