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    • COOLTRIKERCHICK
    • By COOLTRIKERCHICK 7th Jul 17, 11:07 AM
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    packaging tape
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    • 7th Jul 17, 11:07 AM
    packaging tape 7th Jul 17 at 11:07 AM
    I go through alot of tape..

    Just wondering where you get yours from?

    I have used the cheap crap. Which keeps on taring. And you need to used more than one strip to deal a box. And good quality expensive stuff.

    So I am looking for good value tape. I normally use clear.
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    • RFW
    • By RFW 7th Jul 17, 11:14 AM
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    • 7th Jul 17, 11:14 AM
    I normally use clear.
    Originally posted by COOLTRIKERCHICK
    I tend to find brown tape is a bit better. I've wondered if it was just my imagination and they're both the same but it does always seem to be a bit better.
    I use the cheap end stuff, not the totally bobbins ones. I've used more expensive stuff and didn't see the difference or value to it. A few wholesalers I use sell it with no big mark up so I tend to buy some when I go in, saves me having stocks of it taking up space.
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    • steviebabes
    • By steviebabes 7th Jul 17, 11:32 AM
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    • 7th Jul 17, 11:32 AM
    3M clear tape 48mm x 66m is about £1 a roll on ebay if you buy 12 or so.
    • RFW
    • By RFW 7th Jul 17, 11:38 AM
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    • 7th Jul 17, 11:38 AM
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    • 7th Jul 17, 11:38 AM
    3M clear tape 48mm x 66m is about £1 a roll on ebay if you buy 12 or so.
    Originally posted by steviebabes
    Seems like a lot. Unless you're buying bulk I can't see it being worthwhile to buy online. For 12 rolls, the seller is paying 20p
    +/roll postage.
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    • ballisticbrian
    • By ballisticbrian 7th Jul 17, 11:48 AM
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    • 7th Jul 17, 11:48 AM
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    • 7th Jul 17, 11:48 AM
    I can get a pallet of parcel tape for 28p per roll +VAT. How much do you want?
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    • theonlywayisup
    • By theonlywayisup 7th Jul 17, 12:21 PM
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    • 7th Jul 17, 12:21 PM
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    • 7th Jul 17, 12:21 PM
    We use ODL Packaging for tapes.
    • COOLTRIKERCHICK
    • By COOLTRIKERCHICK 7th Jul 17, 1:58 PM
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    • 7th Jul 17, 1:58 PM
    I can get a pallet of parcel tape for 28p per roll +VAT. How much do you want?
    Originally posted by ballisticbrian
    How many rolls on a pallet?? What length are they??
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    • ballisticbrian
    • By ballisticbrian 7th Jul 17, 2:07 PM
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    • 7th Jul 17, 2:07 PM
    How many rolls on a pallet?? What length are they??

    Put it this way, there's enough there to go about 133 miles with your tape which is from London to Wolverhampton.




    http://www.no1packaging.co.uk/clear-polypropylene-parcel-tape-with-acrylic-adhesive-48mm-x-66m.html
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    • ballisticbrian
    • By ballisticbrian 12th Jul 17, 10:59 AM
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    • 12th Jul 17, 10:59 AM
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    • 12th Jul 17, 10:59 AM
    My order with them also came through as branded tape even though I ordered basic polypropelene tape 66M.
    I know they don't always do that however, I was extra lucky.
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