friction tape

Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
  • noun

Synonyms for friction tape

a water-resistant adhesive tape used to insulate exposed electrical conductors

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
In fashion for a while, friction tape has fallen out of use.
The original Magna stocks had been given several layers of friction tape to make them larger and over the years the tape and the wood had literally bonded and it was necessary to cut the tape to remove the stocks.
He said one might also need a roll of duct tape since friction tape was hard to find these days.
Machado drags the blind over land and tows it with a handle made of 1/2-inch diameter Nylon towrope and a 1 1/2-inch diameter water pipe insulation foam cylinder taped together with black friction tape.
It's basically a dowel rod that we've coated in friction tape, and we've marked it in centimeter increments.