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Old 02-05-2015, 05:09 PM   #1
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Good day pals;

Got this job to insulate chilled water piping with polyisocyanurate rigid foam. I have mastic available for the job, but need enligthment on the appropriate tape for securing the insulation. talking of pressure sensitive tape. can duct tape do the job?

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Old 02-05-2015, 07:56 PM   #2
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How can you wrap rigid foam around a water pipe ?
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Old 02-05-2015, 08:26 PM   #3
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How can you wrap rigid foam around a water pipe ?
It is preformed for the pipe diameter
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What does the exterior of the foam consist of?
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Its made of embosed aluminium foil
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Before will duct tape should stick like a dream to that stuff.
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I would think foil tape would be the appropriate type of tape.


I would never use duct tape for anything other than ducks (not ducts). It degrades quickly.
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I would think foil tape would be the appropriate type of tape. I would never use duct tape for anything other than ducks (not ducts). It degrades quickly.
Dictation error via phone from before.

I was recommend in "the foil" and the voice translation heard "before"
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