Product of the month: Nichigo G-Tape™

Erik Bornstein
May 21, 2019
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Deck season has arrived, and we’ve noticed a lot of deck builders using Nichigo G-Tape™. This is a high quality tape that has been sold in Japan for over 30 years and is now available in Canada through our friends at Atlas Machinery.

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All G-Tape™ products feature a patented combination of solvent acrylic adhesive with an advanced backing substrate that results in unmatchable performance. G-Tape™ is a P.S.A. tape (pressure sensitive adhesive) so applying pressure is recommended for maximum performance. G-Tape™ offers a complete line of tapes for construction including surface protection tape, seam tape, HVAC tape, and Acrylic Flashing.

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G-Tape™ Acrylic Flashing Tape 3040 Series is especially good for decking as it features advanced backing substrate for exceptional performance in the most extreme environments.

Product Benefits:

  • No residue
  • Ultra High performance in all temperatures
  • Hand tearable
  • Releases from face/face contact with no loss of adhesion.
  • AAMA 7-11-13 Level 3 Type A – Highest rating – No primer needed
  • Lighter weight than Butyl or Asphalt Flashings
  • -20° – +200° F Service temperature
  • Repositionable
  • Very low total VOC’s
  • High chemical and solvent resistance.
  • 300 day exposure
  • Excellent as joist protection for decks.