ULINETape Guide

Use this guide to determine the tape that you need.

Which tape should I use?
  Uline Industrial Uline Economy Uline Natural Rubber
Adhesion to Corrugated Excellent Good Excellent
Application to Temperature Range 0° - 140° F 45° - 120° F 0° - 150° F
Clarity Excellent Good Good
Moisture to Resistance Very Good Fair Very Good

Which mil should I use?

Chart
Weight

65-90 lbs.
50-65 lbs.
35-50 lbs.
15-35 lbs.
0-15 lbs.
Carton Weights
0" 20" 40" 60" 80" 100"
Box Length + Width + Height

Helpful Hints
  • Always seal boxes with one strip of tape.
  • If you are using 2 strips of 2" tap, try a 3" tape or a thicker mil. This will save time and money.
Tape Thickness
2"
  • For boxes 15" or less.
3"
  • Boxes over 16" wide.
  • Underfilled RSC boxes.
  • Overstuffed boxes.
  • Difficult to adhere surfaces.
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