High temperature Tadpole Tape seals are custom manufactured to the size required, using a variety of materials such as fiberglass (fiberglass or glass-fiber), vermiculite coated fiberglass cloth, tacky cloth (white rubber impregnated fiberglass), silica cloth, Ceramic Fiber, or PTFE coated fiberglass cloth.
Tadpole Tape Gasket Seals are used on boiler, furnaces, and kilns. They are also available for abrasive and chemically harsh environments. The Tadpole Tape bulb materials include fiberglass, Aramid, vermiculite coated fiberglass rope, silica rope, ceramic fiber rope, stainless steel mesh rope, inconel mesh rope, and stainless steel knitted sleeve. Common Tadpole Tape bulb sizes are 1/4", 3/8", 1/2", 5/8", 3/4", 7/8", and 1". Overall widths of Tadpole Tape tapes and gaskets range from 3/4" to 3" wide.