Basic Usage Of Duct Tape

Duct tape is an adhesive tape, made up of cloth. It is normally coated with polyethylene and aluminum pigments. It is a pressure-sensitive tape that can be easily torn-out with hands. But it is a tear-resistant and heat-resistant tape. It is widely used in industrial and household applications. Some basic usages of duct tape are listed below.

Basic Usage of Duct Tape

Torn-out Repair (फटी हुई चीजों की मरम्मत में)
Cracks Repair (चीजों में आयी दरारों की मरम्मत में)
To Improve The Grip (किसी चीज की पकड़ को बेहतर बनाने में)
To Repair The Duct (वाहक नलिका की मरम्मत में)
To Repair The Water Hose Pipe (जल वाहक नलिका की मरम्मत में)
To Keep Snow Out of The Shoes/Boots (बर्फ को जूतों से बाहर रखने में)
As A Grafting Tape (पौधों की कलम बाँधने में)

Other Usage of Duct Tape

As A Heat-Repellent (ऊष्मा विकर्षक के रूप में)
As A Pet Hair/Lint Remover (कपड़ों से पालतू जानवरों के बाल/रूआँ साफ़ करने में)
On Human Body (मानव शरीर पर)
Duct Tape

Torn-out Repair (फटी हुई चीजों की मरम्मत में)

This is the most common use of duct tape. It is used to repair torn out fabric such as.
1. Tent
2. Bags
3. Clothes
4. Hammock
5. Foam

Cracks Repair (चीजों में आयी दरारों की मरम्मत में)

The duct tape is used to repair cracks in
1. Plastic Products
2. PVC Products
3. Acrylic Products
4. Foam Products
5. Wooden Products
6. Window Glass/Glass Products
7. Ceramic Products
8. Spectacles Bridge/Frame
9. Watch Band

To Improve The Grip (किसी चीज की पकड़ को बेहतर बनाने में)

The duct tape can be used to improve the grip of a handle, armrest by wrapping it around the handle. For a more comfortable grip, you can use foam around the handle before wrapping the tape.
The handles of
1. Door
2. Drawer
3. Window
4. Cup
5. Mug
6. Knife
7. Bucket
8. Bike
9. Car
10. Shutter
Arm Rest of
1. Chair
2. Recliner

To Repair The Duct (वाहक नलिका की मरम्मत में)

The duct tape was mainly developed to repair the air duct by not letting the heat out from the patch (as it is a heat-repellent tape).

To Repair The Water Hose Pipe (जल वाहक नलिका की मरम्मत में)

The duct tape is used to repair the water hose pipe of
1. Garden
2. Kitchen Sink
3. Wash Basin
4. Washing Machine
5. Automobiles

To Keep Snow Out of The Shoes/Boots (बर्फ को जूतों से बाहर रखने में)

The duct tape can be used to secure the lower part of the pant with shoes/boots. It would create a seal around the shoes/boots and wouldn't let the snow go inside the shoes/boots.

As A Grafting Tape (पौधों की कलम बाँधने में)

The duct tape can also be used to graft the plant tissues together. It is a durable tape and can secure thicker tree branches at ease.

As A Heat-Repellent (ऊष्मा विकर्षक के रूप में)

The main property of duct tape is heat repellency. We can use it as a heat repellent medium. For example :
1. Wrap it around the insole of the shoes to get extra warmth in winter
2. Wrap it around the winter gloves
3. Seal the window boundaries in winter to trap the room heat

As A Pet Hair/Lint Remover (कपड़ों से पालतू जानवरों के बाल/रूआँ साफ़ करने में)

You can use the duct tape to remove pet hair or lint from clothes. To remove the pet hair or lint, use the adhesive side of the tape and rub it on the clothes.

On Human Body (मानव शरीर पर)

Duct tape can also be used on the human body in case of
1. Minor cuts and injuries, if you don't have a bandage
2. On warts
3. To cover fungus toenails