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At Budnick, we're focused on making sure you have the knowledge base you need to make the right decisions for your projects.

One of the biggest missteps you can make in your adhesive selection process is assuming that all tapes are the same - which is why we're here to help you understand the differences.

Keep up to date on news and articles directly impacting your industry, adhesive advances, and learning opportunities for expanding your knowledge base.

Take a look at some of our case studies where we have enhanced production efficiencies and created cost-efficient solutions for a variety of industries

Budnick's Sourcing Guides serve as valuable resources for finding the appropriate adhesive tapes, foams, films, and other flexible materials tailored to specific industry needs and applications.

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One of the biggest missteps you can make in your adhesive selection process is assuming that all tapes are the same. So much goes into whether an adhesive will work for your particular application, and you should consider each factor when picking out an ideal product. It's important to match the properties of your adhesive to the needs of what you're bonding.

 

At Budnick.com we've always made it our primary goal to educate our customers as best we can, and our Tape101 eBook and learning center is the next step in that process.  We've outlined the basic steps to follow and questions to ask throughout the process of identifying an adhesive so you can approach each project with the knowledge you need to make the best decisions. Feel free to browse through the basics of tapes, or for a more in-depth overview, download our free eBook here!

Case Studies

Case Study Improved Process

Too much wasted product and stoppages during production brought this architectural window manufacturer to Budnick.

  • Tape was inconsistent when being applied to window muntin bars
  • Workers were applying the tape by hand, resulting in too much wasted material
  • Budnick’s production manager worked directly with customer on the application issue
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Case Study Enhanced Production

Lacking in production efficiency and healthy hands, this aerospace came to Budnick in search of solutions for a complex masking application.

  • Workers were cutting tape by hand and often cutting themselves
  • Tape was being cut for various sizes of metal parts to mask during shot peening
  • After working with Budnick, the customer was able to double production
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Case Study Reposition Thermal Interface

Finding a repositionable tape that bonds to silicone without interfering with thermal conductivity put Budnick’s tape experts to the test.

  • Typically, silicone only bonds to silicone, but silicone tapes affected thermal conductivity
  • Sufficient amount of testing took place before finding an acrylic transfer
  • The acrylic adhesive did not prevent the heat transferring through the interface
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