Budnick supplies a wide variety of adhesive tapes and die-cut parts that are used in various stages of aircraft manufacturing and refurbishing. Polyester, Teflon® (PTFE), PTFE coated fiberglass, polyimide, foils, masking, vinyls, silicone rubber insulation blankets and fire retardant double coated tapes are supplied to this demanding industry in both rolled goods and die cut parts.
Adhesive tapes are used to hold the composite lay-up during vacuum sealing. Polyester and Teflon® tapes (with silicone or non-silicone adhesives) protect parts from adhesive flash about the vacuum bag.
Tool and adhesive flash masking tapes withstand the pressure and temperatures of composite bonding cycles yet, still remove easily. Pressure sensitive PTFE coated glass cloths protect tool surfaces from abuse and provide a clean release. A variety of surface protection tapes help prevent costly reworks caused by collateral damage. Blasting tapes are used for sealing and masking during painting and stripping
. PTFE harness wrap tapes are conformable, abrasion resistant, printable and have high dielectric strength.