The flocked fabric materials is backed by pressure-sensitive adhesive that solves problems of rubbing, chafing, itching, chattering, rattling, and squeaking. The tape comes on spools, but precut, ready-to-apply pieces are available. For exterior applications, a weatherable version is available.

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