The largest tape ball weighed a whopping 907.18 kg (2000 ib) and had a circumference of 3.89 metres (12 ft 9 inch). The ball was made by the Portland Promise Centre (USA) and was completed in Louisville, Kentucky on 6th May 2011. The tapes used in the attempt were duct tape, electrical tape, masking tape, packing tape, foil tape and athletic tape.
Makkipak offers a wide range of tapes for multiple applications. Our range of carton tapes are perfect for sealing our boxes ensuring your goods are fully protected in transit.
Economy range is a perfectly good tape at a very low price. It is a great value general purpose tape.
Low noise range is for those that want to avoid that annoying squeak, especially if you are packing in an office environment and you don’t want to irritate fellow office workers !.
Vinyl range is ideally suited for heavy duty applications, it will provide an extra tough and long lasting bond. It is resistant to temperature and humidity changes and is also low noise. If you are packing heavy objects in double wall boxes then vinyl tape is a good choice.
Crossweave tapes provide reinforced strength, great for heavy duty loads.
Masking tape is available in economy and superior grades.
Eco Tape is in our opinion the best tape for sealing boxes. Provides a great finish and helps the environment.