Tan 100 MPH Military Duct Tape (2" x 60 Yards) - Cloth Duct Tape.Size: 2Inches by 60 Yards. USA Made. Cloth Duct Tape. Tactical Use. RubberAdhesive. GSA Compliant.
Duct tape is a vinyl, reinforced, multi-purpose pressure sensitivetape with a soft and flexible shell and pressure sensitive adhesive. Itis generally silver or black in color but many other colors haverecently become available. With a standard width of approx 2 inches (48mm), Duct tape was originally developed during World War II in 1942 as awater resistant sealing tape for ammunition cases. Constructed from arubber-based adhesive to help the tape resist water and a fabric backingto add strength. It was also used to repair military equipment quickly,including jeeps, firearms, and aircraft because of these properties.
In military circles, this variant is known as "gun-tape", typicallyolive-green, and also known for its resistance to oils and greases. Itis also called "Riggers Tape", "Hurricane Tape", or "100-mph tape"—aname that comes from the use of a specific variety of duct tape that wassupposed to hold up to 100 mph winds. Another version attributes thisto the fact that soldiers often refer to something that exceedsexpectations as "High Speed".