This specification covers electrical insulating tape consisting of a flexible backing made from vinyl chloride plastic coated on one side with a pressure-sensitive adhesive. The tape shall be classified according to thickness: Type I and Type II. The backing shall be polyvinyl chloride plastic suitably compounded to meet the requirements of this specification. The backing shall be smooth and uniform. The selection of rolls, conditioning, and testing shall be in accordance with the specified requirements.
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1.1 This specification covers electrical insulating tape consisting of a flexible backing made from vinyl chloride plastic coated on one side with a pressure-sensitive adhesive.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are the standard. The values given in parentheses are provided for information purposes only.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
D1000 Test Methods for Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive-Coated Tapes Used for Electrical and Electronic Applications
D1711 Terminology Relating to Electrical Insulation
electrical insulating tape; plastic electrical tape; pressure-sensitive adhesive tape; vinyl chloride plastic tape; Adhesive tape (electrical insulating)--pressure-sensitive; Electrical insulating materials--specifications; Electrical insulating pressure-sensitive tape--specifications; Poly(vinyl chloride)(PVC) electrical insulation; Vinyl chloride polymers;
ICS Number Code 29.035.20 (Plastic and rubber insulating materials)
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