What is Zinc Oxide Tape?
The Zinc Oxide Tape from Firstaid4sport is our best selling non elastic, rigid strapping tape, with a excellent adhesion and tensile strength properties. The strong tape fabric is bleached and has a soft and supple feel. The tape has a computerised unwind design which means it comes off the roll smoothly. This helps it unwind to the core. The smooth unwind means it is perfect when you need controlled application. For example, when hand wrapping in Boxing.
The tape is 13.7m in length and available in the following widths:- 1.25cm, 2.5cm, 3.8cm and 5cm
The strength of the actual tape material of the Zinc Oxide Tape is on average 43lbs per linear inch.
For best results, you should handle the tape as little as possible. Skin preparation is a must. Always ensure the area of application is clean and dry. The adhesive improves by warming the tape and by rubbing it once applied to the skin. Using a pre tape adhesive spray or under wrap to prepare the area before application may help. Warning, if you use adhesive spray or skin tuffner, you may need adhesive remover!
The tape is 13.7m in length compared to most other tapes on the market which are normally only 10m.
Available in the following widths:- 1.25cm, 2.5cm, 3.8cm and 5cm, also available in case quantities for the best price possible.
100% cotton – approved for use by British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC) in hand wrapping.
Case quantities of Zinc Oxide Tape
1.25cm – 88
2.5cm – 48
3.8cm – 32
5cm – 24
For more information about Zinc Oxide Tape read our blog – All you need to know about Zinc Oxide