Doube sided tape.

Suggest or recommend suitable tools for use in constructing your model railway.
User avatar
RAF96
Posts: 144
Joined: Fri Oct 05, 2018 6:33 am
Location: Dereham, Norfolk, UK
Contact:

Re: Doube sided tape.

#11

Post by RAF96 » Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:37 am

I have rolls of various types, carpet tape which is handy for the odd bit of track that needs to be firmly affixed, double sided foam for holding decoders, a roll of double sided sellotape, unfortunately this is anonymous. I also have some other ‘stuff’ on a roll similar to what they fix DVDs to magazines with. I use it to hold wires in place in locos. I have no idea where I got all this stuff from, it just appeared in my box over the years.

footplate1947
Posts: 566
Joined: Fri Oct 19, 2018 8:32 am
Location: Norham, Northumberland
Contact:

Re: Doube sided tape.

#12

Post by footplate1947 » Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:58 am

Now found two which are good as follows the one which WTD recommended Sticks 2 ultra clear tape and one from B&M made by Unibond and both work well.
The lesson I have learned is don't buy the cheap stuff from china as it is rubbish. Least the two I bought were. They would not hold on a postage stamp.
If only there was enough hours in the day..................John

User avatar
bulleidboy
Posts: 354
Joined: Thu Oct 04, 2018 6:30 pm
Location: Basingstoke, Hants
Contact:

Re: Doube sided tape.

#13

Post by bulleidboy » Sun Apr 14, 2019 10:31 am

I've just used some to stick rubber draft excluders onto the bottom of my garage doors - and this came out of my model box - not an external tape.
Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest