insulating tape


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insulating tape

n
(Electronics) Brit adhesive tape, impregnated with a moisture-repelling substance, used to insulate exposed electrical conductors. US and Canadian name: friction tape
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Noun1.insulating tape - a water-resistant adhesive tape used to insulate exposed electrical conductors
adhesive tape - tape coated with adhesive
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insulating tape

[ˈɪnsjʊleɪtɪŋˌteɪp] Ncinta f aislante

insulating tape

[ˈɪnsjʊˌleɪtɪŋˌteɪp] nnastro isolante
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Tenders are invited for Procurement of different types of insulating tape.
Kingswells, Sheddocksley and Summerhill councillor Steve Delaney said: "When they told me the lamps were being held on with insulating tape, I thought it was a joke."
Philip added: "Incidentally, every trolleybus was tested for earth leakage at either the start or the finish of every turn of duty (possibly both) and the handrails on the platforms were covered with insulating tape so the risk of even mild electric shock, much less electrocution, was minimal."
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Now break out the bubbly - I'm talking about horticulturalgrade, UV-stabilised bubblewrap - and place it along walls and the ceiling, using insulating tape to attach it securely.
In Site Specific #2 (figure 2b) the uncanny occurred, where Gupta's lines (created by using insulating tape, on a first-floor passageway with glass panels on either side) further dislocated the movement of lines on the ground floor.
Insulating tape can repair smaller cracks but, long-term, it is far safer to replace broken glass to avoid injuries.
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The 57-year-old, of Winfield Street, Rugby, also aborted a second attempt to suffocate Mr Bryan using insulating tape.
Boeing-proposed improvements include covering each of the eight lithium-ion batteries on a 787 with insulating tape to upgrade their heat resistance.
A YOUNG cat with cable and insulating tape wrapped around its neck was tied to the gates of an animal rescue centre in the early hours of yesterday morning.

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