What is the deal with duct tape? After sitting at a red light yesterday next to a car with an entire window made out of duct tape and fuzzy dice hanging from the mirror — for real , I was suddenly struck with the inspiration to write a post about some uses for duct tape that actually make sense to me. I know this because these people have been to my house many times. Cover that nastiness up, please. Have you ever gotten a blister on your toe when out in the woods hiking? No worries, just grab your trusty duct tape and create your own band-aid.
15 Wacky and Fun Uses for Duct Tape
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Duct tape is such a great crafting material — we have kind of gotten hooked on all the fun prints and colors! Last weekend, the boys and I decided to do some duct tape crafting to get ready for back to school. Keeping our home school supplies organized is quite a challenge since we have four boys using the pencils, scissors, and glue. Jonathan age 2 is still going to un-do most of our organization on a daily basis, but at least our organization now looks cuter with these fun duct tape pencil cups! This was such a simple project, and one that all of the boys enjoyed.
Sisters bound together with duct tape in ‘macabre cross configuration’
Duct tape also called duck tape , from the material it was originally made of is cloth- or scrim -backed pressure-sensitive tape , often coated with polyethylene. There are a variety of constructions using different backings and adhesives, and the term 'duct tape' has been genericized to refer to different cloth tapes with differing purposes. A variation is heat-resistant foil tape useful for sealing heating and cooling ducts , produced because the adhesive on standard duct tape fails and the synthetic fabric reinforcement mesh deteriorates when used on heating ducts.
A pair of central Florida parents have been arrested and charged with child abuse after the man allegedly tied up their crying one-year-old baby with duct tape, The U. Sun reports. According to police, Barbara did not use duct tape on the young child but did not intervene and is therefore facing accessory charges. Get the Knewz app for iOS and Android.